Experience the beauty of the St. Croix River Valley while learning its rich history!

Designed for education, and available for groups of 20 or more. Please call 651-465-6315 for more information or to make your reservations.


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 11am and returns at 12:20pm. We can accommodate up to 400 students. Boat trip will be open to the general public. The curriculum is provided prior to your trip. Call 651-465-6315 for reservations.

Students: $9.00 per person
Adults: $12.50 per person
One complimentary pass per 10 students.

Box Lunches available for $8.50 each.
Reservations required
Deli sandwich (1 meat, 1 cheese), bag of chips, fruit, cookie, and a beverage from the snack bar.

 Our Curriculum covers:

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  • contact
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  • downloadables
  • employment
  • enewsletter sign up
  • area lodging
  • national ski patrol
    Ski Patrol
  • instructors
  • buy online
  • meet the staff
    Meet the Staff
  • webcam
    Web Cam