The 2019 St. Croix River gift guide

Let St. Nick bring some of the St. Croix to friends and family this holiday season.




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Greg Seitz, St. Croix 360

Many people love the St. Croix River, and many people give gifts this time of year to show their love. Here is an incomplete list of gift options and ideas scoured for all corners of the watershed and the internet.

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Charitable donations

One of the best ways to show your love for the river is a gift membership or other support for a number of nonprofits that help protect it. Individual donors and volunteers are the lifeblood of many St. Croix Valley institutions.

Here are a few links to donation pages:

Find another nonprofit: Charity Navigator

Local shopping

Buying gifts from local businesses not only pleases the recipient, but supports your community’s economy.

45 Degrees
229 Main St S, Stillwater, MN 55082

Garden Gate at Crabtree’s
19713 Quinnell Avenue North, Marine on Saint Croix, MN 55047

Guillermo Cuellar Pottery
18855 263rd St, Shafer, MN 55074

Hwy North
51 Judd St, Marine on St Croix, MN 55047t

In A New Light Gallery
7417 North Bass Lake Road, Webster, Wisconsin 54893

Judd St. Exchange
101 Judd St, Marine on St Croix, MN 55047

Seasons on St. Croix Gallery
401 2nd St, Hudson, WI 54016

St. Croix Outdoors
1298 198th St, St Croix Falls, WI 54024

West Marine Stillwater
575 N Main St
Stillwater, MN

Valley Bookseller
217 Main St N, Stillwater, MN 55082



Art and Photos

Outdoor Gear

Bending Branches

Canoe and kayak paddles handmade to order in Osceola, Wis.

Snowtrekker Tents

Winter camping shelters made near the St. Croix’s headwaters in Solon Springs, Wis.

St. Croix Rods

Bearing the river’s name, though manufactured in the USA yet outside the watershed in Park Falls, Wis.


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