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Upper St. Louis River State Water Trail

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Northeastern MN; St. Louis County

DNR Parks and Trails
NE Regional Office
(218) 300-7841

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The St. Louis River watershed is large, covering 3,650 square miles. Parts of the St. Louis are wild; other are dotted with farms, homes or small towns.

Stream flow usually peaks in late April and falls throughout the summer, but there is generally enough water for paddling.

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The upper section has some shallow rapids, Class I or less. About rapids classes.

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