This home on the St Croix River, with boating access to the St Croix Flowage, sold in 4 days. Meticulously maintained 2 bedroom 2 bath home features many new updates: flooring, T&G pine paneling, bathroom fixtures, kitchen counters, sink, appliances, living room window, front and back porches, metal roof, dock.
Boat from the dock to main 1913-acre St Croix Flowage, a popular year round fishing destination lake for northern, bluegill, bass, panfish.
Curious about properties available on the St Croix River or St Croix Flowage? Call Jean Hedren, Edina Realty NW Wisconsin. 218-590-6634. Or, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Near Solon Springs, Wisconsin, the Saint Croix River begins as a small creek flowing from a wetland area just north of Upper Saint Croix Lake. From this same wetland, another small stream flows northward toward Lake Superior. That trickle eventually becomes the Brule River, a world-famous destination for paddlers and anglers.
Imagine a single raindrop that falls precisely in the center of this headwaters area and strikes the edge of a certain alder leaf. After the raindrop splits in two, its northern half travels down the Brule and through all of the Great Lakes before eventually ending up in the Atlantic. Its southern half travels down the Saint Croix River and the Mississippi all the way to Gulf of Mexico. (In theory. In reality, of course, it’s all one big sponge that leaks from both ends.)
The best way to explore this special place without becoming trapped in hip-deep mud while being attacked by bloodthirsty mosquitos? Dress warmly and hike in on a January morning when the temperature is below zero. Or, if that’s not for you, then just sit back and enjoy the video.
Finally… To learn about the cabins and lake homes for sale on Upper Saint Croix Lake, give me a call at 218-590-6634. You can also visit my website at www.jeanhedrenrealtor.com. Or, you can reach me at email@example.com.
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I’m excited about this new listing just upstream from Gordon, Wisconsin. It’s a rare opportunity—a perfect building site located on a hidden, little-known stretch of the Saint Croix River.
For almost two miles the river widens, slows, and is navigable by pontoons and small fishing boats. There’s almost no current, and fishing pressure is relatively light. Downstream, the river narrows, quickens, and then flows under U.S. 53 and into the Gordon/St Croix Flowage. Upstream, it’s narrower and shallower, too. But for canoeists and kayakers looking for a workout, it’s possible to paddle upstream all the way to Solon Springs. With a short portage, it’s also possible to paddle up Ox Creek into Lower Ox Lake.
This stretch of the river is relatively quiet—unless, as on this particular afternoon, there’s a flock of trumpeter swans in the front yard. They don’t call them trumpeters for nothing.
Below, I’ve included a few more photos. If you like what you see, and if you’d like to see this view out your front window every day, then give me a call. Jean Hedren, Edina Realty, Gordon, WI. 218-590-6634.
For more details and photos of this property: 0 St Croix Rd, Gordon, WI.
2 BR home for sale on St Croix River at Gordon, WI.
New price: 2 BR chalet 9748 E Acorn Dr, Gordon, WI. $192,000
This chalet is surrounded by tall pines on 2.08 acres on the St Croix River just upstream from Gordon, WI. Ideal retirement home or private riverfront getaway on one of the Upper Midwest’s most desirable paddling rivers. Paddle upstream to the headwaters at Lake St Croix or downstream to the St Croix Flowage. Great location – just minutes from Gordon and easy commuting to Superior/Duluth, Minong, Hayward, or Spooner. Only 2.5 hours from Minneapolis/St Paul, 1.5 hours from Eau Claire.