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Namekagon River: Wisconsin's Moving National Park

Make the Final Days of Summer Sizzle

Check out these last-minute adventures down the Namekagon River. With the end of summer peeking around the corner, there are still a lot of to-do items to check off your bucket list! We know how short the season is but if you haven’t explored the Namekagon River and all it has to offer – what…

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Exploring the Trego Nature Trail

Let’s Take a Hike!  The Trego Nature Trail is an easy and accessible way to explore the Namekagon River throughout all four seasons in northern Wisconsin. It is only 3.5 miles round trip along the Namekagon River with many varieties of plants and wildlife. This undemanding terrain is great for solo hikers, friends, couples and…

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12 Things to Pack For an Overnight Kayaking Adventure on the Namekagon

Kayaking the Namekagon Whether you are preparing for your first overnight trip with your own kayak or are renting one from a local outfitter, it is important to be prepared when venturing down the Namekagon River. The beauty of the Namekagon is better explored when you pack simple but smart. Bring the essentials only and…

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Winter River Exploration – Snowshoeing, Winter Photography, & Trout Fishing

It’s wintertime on the Namekagon which means there are ample opportunities to get outside and get exploring (just be sure to dress warm!). Winter in the Northwoods will be exactly what you make of it – it can either be dreadful for those that dislike the cold, OR it can be exciting and full of…

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Late Season Paddling

Late Season Paddling ‘Every paddler’s dream’ – this is what the Namekagon River has been referred to over the years, boasting the ideal backdrop for your afternoon spent afloat. The fall season is arguably the most beautiful time of the year for paddlers that are making their way down the river. Be sure to print…

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Viewing Fall Colors on the Namekagon River

If you live or visit Wisconsin in the fall, then you know that it is a MUST to take some time to stop and admire the vibrant fall colors that surround you. Wisconsin boasts some of the most beautiful views of fall foliage in the entire nation, so where do you begin? If you’re a…

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Tips for Exploring the River (with Children)

Now is the perfect time to explore the Namekagon River. There are countless ways you could spend your day navigating the riverbanks – whether that be by kayak or on foot. That is why we’ve decided to put together a quick list of family-friendly planning tips to help your day on the river go off…

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Let’s Float the Namekagon River!

ENJOY THE VIEW Who else is in need of a relaxing trip down the calming waters of the Namekagon River? It’s time to rent a tube and plan your next journey. The Namekagon River boasts breathtaking scenery and makes for a phenomenal spot to bring the family for a tubing adventure. The peaceful waters allow…

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Sleep Under the Stars: Camping Along the Namekagon River

Summer is upon us and, if we’re not careful, we might blink and miss it! That’s why we wanted to take some time to encourage you to get outside and get to camping! The Namekagon River offers phenomenal camping experiences – regardless of what county you’re visiting. All we’re asking is that you take one…

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Supporting Local Businesses

Where do we begin? We live in some strange times that have become increasingly difficult for many of our friends, families, and beloved visitors over the last couple of months. Our communities and local businesses are hurting. That is why we’ve decided to take a couple of minutes to write up a little something to…

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