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Sandrock Cliffs

Greg Seitz
Sandrock Cliffs

This unique stretch of the St. Croix, near Grantsburg, has cliffs about 50 feet high that come right up to the water’s edge. Except for the Dalles, I don’t know anywhere else on the river with such a canyon. It feels like you could be in a pretty exotic location, but it’s the amazing river right in our backyard!

It is a great place to canoe and camp. There is a small Park Service campground on top of the bluffs and a canoe camping site at the entrance to the backwater where the cliffs are.

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