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Clean River

The St. Croix River is very clean for a river. It's nice place to walk dogs. There is a lot of... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2013
Paul K
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Hudson, Wisconsin
Fall colors

We loved going through the St. Croix river areas to catch fall leaves turning colors. We have gone... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2013
Tom v
,
Marshall, MN
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This scenic river, running through Afton State Park, is ideal for viewing wildlife.
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3 Mar 2016
“Wisconsin Side Much Better!!”
3 Jul 2015
“Scenery and fishing, not a bad combination”
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Reviewed 18 May 2013

The St. Croix River is very clean for a river. It's nice place to walk dogs. There is a lot of boating activity in the summer.

1  Thank Paul K
Reviewed 8 May 2013

We loved going through the St. Croix river areas to catch fall leaves turning colors. We have gone for a weekend and stayed in the Stillwater area, but you will need to plan ahead when visiting this area in the fall colors time because "all"...More

2  Thank Tom v
Reviewed 16 April 2013

Super place to sail, or enjoy the summer joy. This is a blast but can be swamped with those cigarette boats, tailgater folks and lots of river traffic. Come early

Thank Havingalovelyday
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Rented a canoe in Grantsburg, WI and paddled our way down to Osceola. The St. Croix is a wild and scenic river, wonderfully unspoiled and perfect for canoeing.

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 12 March 2013

We have canoed and rode the paddleboats from Taylors Falls, Stillwater and St. Paul. Always an enjoyable time.

Thank Denny-Sandy
Reviewed 5 March 2013

Living in Stillwater, which is right on the river, it is easy to take for granted the lovely views from the river. Stillwater's main street is great any time of year for great shopping and good eats! If you visit when the paddleboats are running...More

Thank spudsters
Reviewed 5 March 2013

Hiking, picnics or just exploring make this a great place not to far from home. Half an hour from Minneapolis MN

Thank Jayne-Annie
Reviewed 5 March 2013

The river itself is the gem of this area. If you enjoy boating, canoeing, or swimming, this is a great destination. But, leave time to explore the towns that line the river. My favorite it Hudson, Wisconsin. This small town is filled with wonderful shops...More

Thank julie k
Reviewed 22 February 2013

The river is pretty frozen. The weather was too cold to take a walk. I would like to come back in the spring to enjoy more of the outdoors in Saint Paul.

Thank Nikki S
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Nice scenic river - great for canoing or boating. pretty to sit by and look at too. Well used by many.

Thank trudioo
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