The Wild & Scenic Cannon River

Cannon River photo

Designation

The Cannon River was added to Minnesota's Wild & Scenic Rivers Program in 1980. The designated stretch extends from Faribault to its confluence with the Mississippi River.

Classification

The Cannon River has segments in both "scenic" and "recreational" classifications. (see: general information on river classification).

Current status

The original management plan for this stretch of the Cannon River was adopted in 1980.

Cannon River Update

There is currently no Wild & Scenic Rivers planning process underway for the Cannon River.

Canoeing/Kayaking

Water Trail Information


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