SCRA Outside

Adventures and outings in every season!

SCRA Outside aims to get people of all ages, abilities, and skill levels recreating in and connecting to the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway and its greater watershed. From guided hikes and paddles, to fly fishing workshops, to winter snowshoe walks - there are many ways to explore this wild and scenic place. Let SCRA Outside take you there!

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This FREE challenge celebrates the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway, its watershed and the variety of wild spaces it has to offer.

Earn points by exploring local trails, on water, land, and by bike.

Each trip that gets you moving in a local park or on a trail earns you points. Earn 40 points to complete the challenge!

Once you have completed the challenge, submit your points for a chance to win prizes!

Our Upcoming Events

Non Timber Resources Series: Maple Syruping – Canceled

April 4, 2020

This event has been canceled. Please stay tuned for an upcoming feature on our Facebook page about making maple syrup. Maple trees in your yard?…

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Spring Gathering – Open Water – Rescheduled

April 17, 2020

It is with great disappointment that we are rescheduling the Spring Gathering – Open Water that was to be held on April 17, 2020. This event has…

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Loons at the Loon – Canceled

April 24, 2020

This event has been canceled. Please stay tuned for a possible rescheduling. Come celebrate National Parks Week and Minnesota’s state bird with LoonWatch council member…

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Registration is NOW OPEN!

Namekagon Three-Day Paddles

June 14-16, 2020 and August 2-4, 2020

New This Year! Camping on the Croix

July 19-21, 2020

Become a Volunteer Trip Leader

Get your paddle wet and hands dirty volunteering for the St. Croix River Association!

For more information contact: Jaime Souza, Education and Outreach Coordinator, or call 715-483-3300