Class I Chippewa River, MN

Chippewa River State Water Trail

The Dakota called this river Maya-waka-wapan, or "remarkable river with steep places." Heavily wooded banks meander through farmland, and numerous bluffs - some 150 to 200 feet high - add to the beauty of the river. Considered to be family friendly, it is primarily a flat water river with some riffles and Class I rapids.

Section Details

Trip Length Multiday, 55.0 Miles
Fishing Yes
Camping Yes
Manager State, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Wild & Scenic No
Water Trail Yes
Partner Information http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/watertrails/chippewariver/index.html
https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/watertrails/index.html