• Canoeists paddle by tree lined shores

    Saint Croix

    National Scenic Riverway WI,MN

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Merchandise pleasingly displayed on a wall rack.

Both visitor centers feature a diverse array of park related merchadise available in the book store!

Looking for a guide to the Riverway's plants and animals? Searching for that perfect book about the history of the area? Start your search at one of the bookstores in the park.

St. Croix River Visitor Center in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin
Namekagon River Visitor Center in Trego, Wisconsin

You can also shop online.

Eastern National, the park's cooperating association, operates the bookstores.Eastern National provides quality educational products and services to the visitors to America's national parks and other public trusts. The association's contributions have benefited parks and visitors by supporting research, educational, and interpretive projects and by funding publications.

Joining Eastern National supports your parks and gives you a 15% discount on merchandise in any Eastern National store.

To join, pick up an application at a park bookstore or visit the Eastern National website.

Did You Know?

Blackand white old photo of three men standing on logs loaded on a wagon with horses attached

In 1872 3,500 men, 1,600 horses and 250 oxen logged off 35,000 acres cutting some 200 million board feet of logs. "Taylors Falls Reporter". In 1883 the Boom in Stillwater, Minnesota, which collected logs coming down the St. Croix River, reported 1,397,417 logs for 217,045,647 board feet.