Grab your paddle and your longing for adventure and head to the St. Croix and Namekagon rivers! Together they form the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway, offering over 200 miles of clean water that glides and rushes through a forested landscape. Paddle, boat, fish, and camp among this wild and scenic beauty. Hiking and historic towns also beckon, if you can bear to leave the cool water. Read More
Rivers to Explore
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A young veteran suffering from PTSD describes how getting out and paddling with other veterans on the Namekagon River, participating in the Vets On The River Program at the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway, has helped him.
The Surprising Lives of Native Mussels
Join Research Biologist Mark Hove as he reveals the secret lives of mussels.
Rock Art of the Upper Midwest
Join Artist and Author Geri Schrab as she discusses her experiences creating paintings inspired by sacred sites.
Conservation of Minnesota's Rare Plants
Learn about the importance of preserving and protecting rare plant species by the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.