Year-round – Canoes, Kayaks, tubes, bikes, cross-country skis, snowshoes, guided fishing trips.
Seasonal – Eagle Cliff Campground offers a variety of rentals, including: canoes, kayaks and tubes.
Near the Root River and Root River State Trail, apartment rentals by the night or longer; 2-night minimum stay during peak. Near the Root River and Root River State Trail, canoe, kayak and tube rentals with transportation. Geneva’s Ice Cream Shoppe offers Chocolate Shoppe brand ice cream during the warm weather months.
Seasonal – Bikes, recumbents, canoes, kayaks, tubes, rentals, sales and repairs. RV and camping supplies; bait.
Water activities abound! Canoe, kayak, tube, or fish the river and the area’s vast network of streams.
The Root River represents the timeless scenic and historic qualities characteristic of southeastern Minnesota. The river has gentle to moderate flow with a few riffles, although water level can vary substantially with rainfall. Many quaint towns along the river offer historical sights, services, and hospitality, making it ideal for a family day trip.