Tourism to the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway creates $8.7 million in Economic Benefit

Paddling the upper river (National Park Service photo)

Report shows visitor spending supports 124 jobs in local economy.

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Mathew Jacobsen Selected as Riverway’s Chief Ranger

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New ranger worked at Riverway previously, most recently worked for Forest Service in Duluth.

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Veterans Find Peace, Quiet and Camaraderie on the River

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A National Park Service program offers military veterans opportunities for paddling, fishing and boat trips.

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Join a National Park Ranger for Sunday Morning Coffee Walks in September

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Enjoy early autumn by exploring trails along the river on a guided walk.

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This Weekend’s Events and Programs from the Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway


Kayaking, river science and campfire programs on the agenda.

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Second Annual ‘Sojourn’ Offers Paddle Tour of River’s Fascinating Features

Dive demo at MN Interstate State Park during the 2012 Sojourn. (Photo courtesy Naitonal Park Service)

July 13th event will celebrate and educate – with activities along the way about the river’s history, wildlife, geology and more.

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