a log jam on the river

TAYLORS FALLS SCENIC BOAT TOURS | History of the St. Croix River

Designed for education, and available for groups of 20 or more. Your class may experience Wisconsin/ Minnesota history in the upper St. Croix River Valley while riding transportation from the past.

Take a field trip to Taylors Falls and ride the authentic paddlewheel boat through the historic Dalles of the St. Croix River. Study the fur trade, riverboat commerce, lumbering and logging, Indian history, and/or immigration related to the St. Croix River Valley.

The cruise departs at 11:00 am and returns at 12:20 pm. Our boat trip will be open to the general public. The curriculum is a combination of steamboat, logging, and geology. The history cruise consists of 1/2 hour narration at the dock, followed by an 80 minute narrated excursion.

Students: (K-12) $9.99 per person

Adults: $13.99 per person
One complimentary ticket per 10 paid students.

Reservations required