St Croix River Association To Protect, Restore, and Celebrate the St. Croix River and its Watershed

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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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Celebrate YOUR  Croix Challenge

About this challenge:

This challenge celebrates the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway and all of its trails: biking, hiking, and paddling. Explore on your own or join SCRA's guided outdoor experiences. Earn points by exploring the parks, completing trails, and sharing your LOVE for these places as a park steward.

Earn 20 points or more to complete this challenge and qualify for amazing prizes! .

Who can participate? Everyone! Individuals, families, friends groups, kids of all ages, seasoned outdoors people, new to the outdoors people.

Our Upcoming Events

Friday Night Writes Paddle

September 6, 2019

Over the course of history, rivers have both imprinted their mark on the land and the written word. On this paddle, we will exchange poetry…

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Fall Bird Migration Celebration

September 14, 2019

Date: Saturday September 14, 2019 Location: Belwin Conservancy Creative Center 795 Indian Trail South, Afton, MN 7:30 AM Bird Hike led by Lynette Anderson 9:30…

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Making the Most of Your Land Field Tour & Workshop

September 14, 2019

Join us for a morning field tour, led by property owner Betty Wilkens, to learn more about how you can make the most of your…

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Namekagon River Three-Day Kayak Voyage

Explore 40 miles of the Namekagon River on a fully supported kayak trip!

Become a Volunteer Trip Leader

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

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