National Scenic River

Saint Croix Dog Policy

Saint Croix National Scenic River is Dog Friendly

Dogs Allowed
with 6' Leash []
Dogs Allowed
with 6' Leash []

The St. Croix and Namekagon Rivers flow through a forested landscape, and offers paddling, boating, fishing, and camping opportunities. The National Scenic Riverway encompasses around 200 miles of the riverways.

Saint Croix National Scenic River is dog friendly. Dogs are allowed everywhere in the park while on a leash, except in buildings. If you're boating with your dog, consider having your dog wear a life jacket for safety, and don't tie your dog to a boat.


Trail Policy

Dogs are allowed on all trails while on a leash no longer than 6'. The National Park Service maintains seven trails here.

Campground Policy

Dogs are allowed in campgrounds while on a leash.

Location & Map


Warning: Hunting is allowed at this location. Please be aware of and familiarize yourself with hunting seasons, and exercise appropriate caution with your dog. During hunting season(s), you may also want to consider having your dog wear a blaze orange vest.

For more information on hunting seasons and policies, please see:

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Note: Policies can change -- please make sure to check official dog/pet policies prior to making plans or booking travel.

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