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Close to the Twin Cites, but far away from the noise and people

Quick and easy place to get away from all the business of work, family, life and enjoy the peace... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
North Branch, Minnesota
Do stop at visitor center

As usual,visitors centers are a wealth of information There is a great movie that explains the... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
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401 N Hamilton St, Saint Croix Falls, WI 54024-9214
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Quick and easy place to get away from all the business of work, family, life and enjoy the peace and quiet of the "wilderness" of the St. Croix River. If you can get away on a week day and go north of Stillwater you can...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stevesSNBMN
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

As usual,visitors centers are a wealth of information There is a great movie that explains the history of the region- make sure to watch. There are nice exhibits that amplify the points touched upon in the movie.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jfadds
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We stopped while out and about sightseeing there is a Gaylord Nelson Park-Kinda right along the highway has a scenic overlook with a seating area-Terrace by it. Has some cool scenery I would recommend to stop you can take in some cool photos

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jeff n sally c
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We started at the National Park Service Visitor Center to learn about the Riverway and the Junior Ranger Program. They have a nice little experience center, movie and nature walk to the river. As part of the Junior Ranger program they have a Life Jacket...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DiAlJo
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The ranger was very friendly and answered all of my questions about the river and kayaking routes. The visitor center appeared to be new had some nice displays.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jimquad2018
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We stopped at several places along the river. It was very relaxing and beautiful. We had fun watching boats of all kinds. Lots of canoes too.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Joy V
Reviewed 1 June 2018

The St. Croix River Interstate Park in Wisconsin and Minnesota is an outstanding place to visit. The hiking trails on either side of the river, by St. Croix Falls and Taylor Falls, afford scenic viewing of the gorge and waterway. Geological forces are at work...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Frank M
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This was one of the first 8 rivers to be designated wild and scenic and the only one that is a National park. Clean water, great for canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hiking. Stop at the visitor center at 401 N Hamilton street for more information.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We just had to stop and take a walk along the Falls on River Road. It's very beautiful and relaxing.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Allison K
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to take in autumn colors and fall outdoor activities! We stayed at Wild River campground which is easy access to the river. Great biking and hiking trails with great stops along the river. Nice nature center to visit too.

Date of experience: October 2017
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28 September 2017|
Response from travelertoo2 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly cannot answer your question. I'd suggest calling or going to the NPS website.