St. Louis River Alliance

St Louis River: Past Present and Future

“Enriching our connections to the river.”

Programs and events for the public to learn more about the history of the St Louis. These events are open to the public and are free of charge unless noted.

2013 Events and Activities

January 16: Annual Membership Meeting & Program
Clyde Iron 6:30-8:30 pm
Presentation: 2012 Flood In Jay Cook Park by Kris Hiller, Park Naturalist

February 9: Winter Walk on the River
Explore the sites of former sawmills, and other industries in pre-1900 New Duluth. 1:00- 3:00 pm. Meet at Boy Scout Landing

March 21: Return of the River: History of WLSSD exhibit
Great Lakes Aquarium – 5:30 -7:00 pm.

April 9: Environmental Stewardship Awards
Spirit Mt Moosehead Lounge – 6:30- 8:00 pm

May, June, July and Sept: Canoeing or hiking trips at various locations
Dates, time and location will be posted on the SLRA website as they become available. Wanted: Guides to lead these events.

August 17: Annual Canoe Tour and Picnic
Cloquet, MN 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
SLRA members $5, Non members: $10; Family rate is available:

October 6: Fall Colors Train Ride on the Lake Superior Mississippi Railroad
4:30-6:30 pm. Cost is $25/person. Child rate available)
(This event will determined by the completion of the bridge over Kingsbury Creek)

November 13: Fall Social at Spirit Mountain 5:00 -7:00pm
Program: Larry Luukonen, author of “Between the Waters”
Cash Bar – Hors d’oeuvres