st. croix national scenic riverway Trails

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Namekagon River: St. Croix National Scenic Riverway :: Trego, WI

This 85-mile drive follows the Namekagon River, one of the two branches of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway, as it winds its way through northwestern Wisconsin. There are few towns but many resorts along this wooded, lake country drive, and you

Namekagon River :: Trego, WI

Similar to the upper stretches of the St. Croix River, the Namekagon—also part of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway—offers a relaxed paddle through a wooded corridor following the same course as US 63 but far enough off to avoid most traffic noi

St. Croix :: Grantsburg, WI

One of Wisconsin’s most impressive rivers and a National Scenic Riverway, the St. Croix is bordered at this point by a state forest.This trail heads north through a pristine river corridor full of wildlife and dozens of lush springs, traversing floo

Saint Croix River :: Saint Croix, MN

The Saint Croix runs smoothly up here on the Minnesota-Wisconsin border. Over 10 miles of paddling (or floating along the stream), you’ll see wildlife and pristine, green surroundings as you skate along the river between tiny historic town of Marine

Gandy Dancer Trail :: St. Croix Falls, WI

The Gandy Dancer has a nice mix of woodlot, farm, marsh, and lake scenery, with frequent services at nine communities along the trail. An exceptionally scenic state park is near the southern trailhead, and the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway is ne

Gandy Dancer Trail :: Saint Croix Falls, WI

The Gandy Dancer has a nice mix of woodlot, farm, marsh, and lake scenery, with frequent services at nine communities along the trail. An exceptionally scenic state park is near the southern trailhead, and the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway is ne

St. Croix River Marshlands :: Grantsburg, WI

This rather remote stretch of the St. Croix River runs between Wisconsin and Minnesota. It shows rapids and riffles, an uncommon sight along the lower section of this National Scenic Riverway. An optional narrow channel, passable only with sufficie

Curtain Falls—Interstate State Park :: Taylors Falls, MN

Already bestowed a place next to a National Scenic Riverway, Interstate State Park is brimming with age-old remnants of Minnesota’s past. Full of holes, you might say. Near the river’s edge at the northern entrance to the park is a collection of glac

St. Croix River: Prescott to Riverside :: Somerset, WI

The St. Croix River has two faces—the lower and the upper. The lower St. Croix (from Prescott to St. Croix Falls) is dotted with river towns that began as ferry points and lumber mills. On rolling hills between the towns, farms are interspersed with

St. Croix River Valley: Hastings - Stillwater - Taylors Falls :: Stillwater, MN

A National Scenic Riverway, the lower St. Croix River winds along the Minnesota-Wisconsin border, hemmed in by wooded bluffs and rocky escarpments. This drive rambles along the alternately wild and pastoral St. Croix for 60 miles, visiting three stat