Namekagon River

Washburn County Tourism/James Netz Photography
Washburn County Tourism/Jim Schmitz
Washburn County Tourism/James Netz Photography
Washburn County Tourism/Jim Schmitz
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Namekagon River (pronounced NAM-uh-Kah-gun) is a 95 mile long river which is a tributary to the St. Croix River. Known for camping and fishing, the Namekagon provides lake and river canoeing with some low hazard rapids. Low water is the chief obstacle; levels should be checked locally. Access is available at the towns of Trego, Earl, Springbrook, Hayward, Seeley and Cable, and road crossings. The Namekagon River offers everything from rapids for the experienced kayaker/canoeist to wide, quiet flowages below the dams. Trout fishermen can meet their challenge, and anglers will fish to their heart's content. In most places, no development has been allowed within sight of the river, providing miles of unsurpassed beauty for canoeists and hikers.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • On Water
  • Fish Type
    • Brook Trout
    • Brown Trout
    • Catfish
    • Musky
    • Panfish
    • Smallmouth Bass
    • Walleye
  • Fishing style
    • Fly
    • Inland Lake / River
  • Kayak
    • Yes
  • River
    • Yes
  • Canoe
    • Yes

Nearby Places

1
Thanksgiving Buffet Train 11/22/2018 Trego - 2.31 miles away
2
Spooner-Trego Lions Club Ice Fishing Contest 2/02/2019 Spooner - 4.1 miles away
3
Gull Lake Ice Fishing Contest 2/16/2019 Springbrook - 6.19 miles away
4
Jack Frost Festival 2/02/2019 Spooner - 6.27 miles away
5
Hayward Lions Pre-Birkie 2/09/2019 Hayward - 17.61 miles away
6
Walleyes for Northwest Wisconsin Family Ice Fishing Event 2/16/2019 Hayward - 17.92 miles away
7
NABA Ice Fishing Event 1/19/2019 Hayward - 19.91 miles away
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Pat's Landing Tipper Tourney 1/05/2019 Hayward - 24.84 miles away