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

Nearby Places

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CANCELED - Santa's Pizza Party Train Ride 11/14/2020 - 12/20/2020 Trego - 2.28 miles away
2
CANCELED - Thanksgiving Buffet Train 11/26/2020 Trego - 2.31 miles away
3
CANCELED - Jack O'Lantern Festival 10/17/2020 Spooner - 6.44 miles away
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CANCELED - 5k Zombie Run 10/17/2020 Spooner - 6.45 miles away
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Annual Holiday Craft & Gift Show 11/14/2020 Stone Lake - 14 miles away
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CANCELED - Stone Lake Cranberry Festival 10/03/2020 Stone Lake - 16.13 miles away
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CANCELED - Hayward Chapter - Muskies Inc. Fall Tournament 10/02/2020 - 10/04/2020 Hayward - 17.5 miles away
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A "Lure" of Lights Christmas Weekends 11/27/2020 - 12/19/2020 Hayward - 17.61 miles away