The rivers are running high and fast and the water is cold. Be prepared and cautious if venturing out on the rivers!
Beginning in 2013, water will no longer be available at McDowell Bridge Landing, Riverside Landing, and the Marshland District Office on Highway 70. Please plan accordingly and bring an adequate supply of water.
Things To Know Before You Come
Before you come to the Riverway, You should be aware of seasonal road construction, accessibility considerations and safety concerns. You should also be aware of the following regulations that are in place to ensure the preservation of the Riverway for future generation and an enjoyable experience for all of the park's visitors. Weather can not only affect your comfort, it can affect river levels, pay attention to it. If you will need resources outside of the park during your visit check the list of tourism offices and area attractions for suggestions.
Did You Know?
Winged maple leaf mussels were thought to be extinct until some were rediscovered in the St. Croix River in 1987. Today scientists are helping to raise young mussels and re-introducing them into their former range including St. Croix National Scenic Riverway to help prevent future extinction.