High Water Levels On The St. Croix And Namekagon Rivers
The St. Croix and Namekagon Rivers are running high, fast and cold due to snowmelt and recent rain. Ice flows and other floating debris may be present making conditions additionally hazardous. Osceola Landing has been closed. Other landings may be flooded More »
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?
Water boatmen have no gills but rather trap air with the hairs on their legs and the air bubble encircles their bodies, making them appear shiny. Their front legs are short, their middle legs are long and slender and their back legs are shaped like paddles fringed with hair.