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RainyRat

Traveling between Rapid River and Silver Creek - BE CAREFUL!

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If you plan to travel more than a mile west of the Rapid River to the Silver Creek area please be careful! There is a long row of pilings (most are submerged by 6 inches to a foot) that run from about 1 mile west of the Rapid River all the way to Silver Creek. They are pretty much down the center of the river. I have watched boats hit these each of the last 3 days and it didn't work out good for them.

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mikeg1

yep. and there is a submerged rock pile in that stretch too. Found out the hard way a couple years ago.In the summer and fall there is a channel marked with bouys on the Canada side that you have to use.

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topwater18

Thanks for the heads up...had no idea they were there. I guess they don't show up on the lakemaster charts.

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Tyler Holm

Agree, this is great info to know during this late, low water spring.

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