Last updated: July 3, 2017
Alerts & Conditions
East Howell Landing Temporary ClosureThis landing will be closed beginning August 21 through at least September. Campers and paddlers are directed to use West Howell Landing. Water will be available at East Howell during operations. A ramp placed near the bank will allow fountain access.
Algal Bloom at Pacwawong FlowageAn algal bloom has been observed at the Pacwawong Flowage on the Namekagon River that may contain the toxic microcystis species. As with any algae bloom, avoid contact with the water and keep children and pets out. Do not let dogs drink from this flowage.
Closure of Namekagon River Campsite N25.3Damage from July 2016 flooding permanently impacted this site. Campsite removal and river bank restoration are in progress.
River Level Drawdown North Of Taylors Falls/St. Croix FallsXcel Energy is conducting a 6.5 foot drawdown of the river upstream of the hydroelectric dam beginning the week of October 9, and continuing into the fall. Boat landings and campsites may be inaccessible on the Indian Head Flowage during this time.