St. Croix and Namekagon River levels higher than normal for mid-September
Water levels are higher than normal for this time of year due to recent rainfall. Along with below average water temperatures, river users should be alert to the possibility of faster than normal currents. More »
09/29/2013Location: Osceola Bluff Trail Time: 9:00 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: St. Croix River Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 715-483-2274
Each walk will be on a developed trail and last about 1 to 1.5 hours at a leisurely pace. Uneven terrain is found on portions of these trails, so wear comf......ortable walking shoes, appropriate clothing for the weather, and bring water, snacks or other items as needed.
The final hike returns to this 1 mile loop overlooking the St. Croix in anticipation of the seasonal change of colors that annually sweeps through the Northwoods! There is a short, steep climb on this trail, and it also follows along the bluff edge for a distance. Meet the Park Ranger at the Geiger Brewery Historical Marker on the south side of State Highway 243 and just east of the intersection with State Highway 35 in Osceola, Wis.
These morning walks are free and open to all members of the public. These walks may be cancelled in the event of threatening or inclement weather. For more information, please call the St. Croix River Visitor Center at 715-483-2274.