Namekagon River Conditions

A woman paddles a kayak in moving water.
Rapids are usually Class I - the easiest classification - on the Namekagon River. Just watch for rocks.


Reported river conditions are based on water flow on the dates and times listed below. As river conditions can vary greatly due to precipitation and location, river users should consult the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) website or contact the Namekagon River Visitor Center to speak with a ranger: 715-635-8346.

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As of Friday, May 27, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.

Namekagon Dam Landing to Hayward

Namekagon Dam Landing gauge: Not Available
USGS gauge at Leonards Bridge: Gauge reading
Water temperature: 50 degrees F Streamflow: 254 cfs

Namekagon Dam Landing to County Road M Landing: High
County Road M Landing to Hayward: High

Hayward to Trego

Hayward to Trego: High

County Road K Landing to St. Croix River Confluence

County Road K Landing to the St. Croix River Confluence: Good

Last updated: May 27, 2022

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