September 27, 2016
Chris Stein to be Midwest Region Chief of Heritage Areas and Partnerships
Effective October 2, 2016, Christopher Stein is transferring to the Midwest Regional Office of the National Park Service to manage the Heritage Area and Partnership programs of the region.
July 15, 2016
To protect public safety, river landings along the Namekagon and St. Croix rivers are closed due to flood conditions.
June 13, 2016
Upcoming Sunday Morning Coffee Walks
Get active and enjoy the outdoors with a park ranger on these walks (coffee provided!) on every other Sunday through October 16.
April 04, 2016
Registration Open for 2016 "Paddle with a Ranger" Programs
Find Your Park along the St. Croix and Namekagon rivers in 2016 by joining a "Paddle with a Ranger" program. Registration for these unique experiences is open now!
September 02, 2015
River Parks Welcome 4th Grade Students
The Mississippi National River and Recreation Area and the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway are inviting all 4th grade students to visit their parks as part of the White House's new Every Kid in a Park program. Starting now, 4th grade students can go to www.everykidinapark.gov to complete an activity and obtain a free annual entry pass to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas, including national parks.