St. Croix and Namekagon River
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Day Paddles

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Explore the St. Croix and Namekagon Rivers with our fully-supported day paddles.

These trips offer a day on our wild and scenic rivers in a safe and fun environment.

A bonus for these guided trips is learning about geology, natural and cultural resources, and more. There's always something to discover in this national park. Join in the adventure! These trips are suitable for a range of experience levels, pick one that is right for you.

Registration is required and limited, and includes shuttle service, use of a kayak, a paddle, and a PFD.

Halloween Hike

October 24 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Costumes, candy, and conservation—take your Halloween costume for a twirl and learn about the spooktacular St. Croix National Scenic Riverway during this family-friendly Halloween Hike! Dress up as your favorite…

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Nature Journaling Workshop

October 28 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Nature journaling…the intersection of observation and creative inspiration Join Jeremiah Walters, Conservancy Naturalist, for a guided workshop where you will learn and experience the practice of Nature Journaling. This workshop,…

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Birding Before Breakfast

October 29 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Fall is for the birds! Join Conservancy Naturalist, Jeremiah Walters, and fellow birders on select Fridays in October for a series of free, guided hikes. Gregarious species heading south mean…

St. Croix Shores Hike

November 14 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Savor the final moments of autumn with a guided hike and community campfire at Afton State Park. Conservancy Naturalist Jeremiah Walters will lead the way as we take in the…

Namekagon River Three-Day Paddles

June 13-15, 2021 (Sold Out)

August 1-3, 2021 (Sold Out)

Please note that our June 13-15 and August 1-3 paddles are sold out.
If you are interested in being added to the waitlist for our August 1-3, 2021 paddle, please contact us.

Save these dates for our 2022 Namekagon River Three-Day Paddles!

June 12-14, 2022
August 7-9, 2022