The lower St. Croix River is a placid river of quiet tree-shaded backwaters. On this stretch of river you can experience an awesome day or overnight trip from the metro area. The lower St. Croix is designated as a wild and scenic river. There are no major rapids. About rapids classes. Tell me more about this river's landscape, wildlife, and history.
St. Croix River Water Trail sections:
- Upper St. Croix: Trego, WI to State Highway 70
- Lower St. Croix: State Highway 70 to Mississippi River
Local contact and maps
Pine, Chisago, and Washington Counties, east central Minnesota
Contact National Park Service St. Croix River Visitor Center: (715) 483-2274.