Rivers to Explore

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

A mussel shell lays on wet sand.

Story Map

View a presentation about significant features of the Riverway using maps and images.

People load fishing boats on a river.

Vets on the River

Check out these exclusive programs for all veterans. Learn about an exciting "Mission Continues Fellow" opportunity.

A family paddles in a canoe.

50th Anniversary Events

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act and the Riverway. See a list of activities and events.

A woman paddles a kayak in flowing water.

Ranger Recommended

Do you need help choosing a river stretch to paddle on? We can help.

Last updated: January 12, 2018

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401 North Hamilton Street
St. Croix Falls, WI 54024


(715) 483-2274

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