On October 2, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act establishing a national system of river protection - and the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway. The St. Croix and Namekagon rivers are managed by the National Park Service as America's first Wild and Scenic River National Park.
Anniversary Events & Activities
Find a listing of programs, events & activities offered by the National Park Service and the St. Croix River Association.
See a story map that shows locations of recreation hot spots and more.
Facebook 50th Fridays
Engage in Facebook posts about the 50th Anniversary.
Last updated: April 30, 2019