Two Rivers Tour: Our fabulous new river trip takes you from the historic Hidden Falls Park, down the Mississippi River to a little known channel through Fort Snelling State Park that leads into the Minnesota River and around Pike Island. Then you’ll pass by the 1926 Mendota Bridge to the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers, known as Bdote to the Dakota Indians.
Enjoy scenic views of the colorful river bluffs and iconic sites such as Fort Snelling, the Cathedral of St. Paul and the Schmidt Brewery. You’ll go under the Highway 5 and 35E bridges.
Hidden History of the Minnesota River Valley
Experience nature along the shore as well as symbols of industry like giant barges, grain elevators, and a historic 1916 railroad swing bridge.
The tour finishes with a trip under the 160-foot Smith Avenue High Bridge and a breathtaking view of the St. Paul skyline before ending at Harriet Island’s grand stairs at the historic Wigington Pavilion.
Twin Cities Kayak Rental and Tour Guide
You’ll see the city from a whole new perspective. Book your outing today!
– Trip is self-guided with a provided map.
– A guided version is available at $85 per person with a 4 person minimum.
– All river and creek trips require 2 cars or the use of Uber or another ride share to get back to your car.
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