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Cedar River State Water Trail

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Southeastern MN; Mower County

DNR Parks and Trails
Rice Lake State Park
(507) 455-5871


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The Cedar River flows from just north of Austin, MN all the way down to southeast Iowa, where it joins the Iowa River and becomes a major tributary into the Mississippi.

Enjoy catching small mouth bass while paddling down a moderately flowing beautifully wooded corridor.

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