For your safety, we strongly recommend everyone on board wears a life jacket at all times.
Local and state lake and river restrictions
The Minnesota Lake and River Use Restriction Summary provides a listing of local government ordinances that, in addition to Minnesota Statutes and Rules, have been enacted to govern water surface use for bodies of water in Minnesota.
Local water and river restrictions (May 2015) »
St. Croix high water No Wake restrictions »
Mississippi River at Upper St. Anthony Falls permanently closed »
|08/11/2017||DNR closes access to Minnesota River in Jordan, citing safety concerns|
|05/25/2017||Early season boaters urged to wear life jackets on cold water|
|07/28/2016||DNR overhauls state water trail trip planning tool|
|07/14/2016||Heavy rains flood some state campsites and trails; cause dangerous river conditions|
|05/12/2016||Life jackets a safety necessity when boating on cold water|