Wild Rivers

Wild Rivers of WisconsinRusk and Chippewa counties are home to some of the best river paddling in the Midwest. The Chippewa, Flambeau, Jump and Thornapple rivers offer a wide variety of canoeing and kayaking opportunities, from whitewater to still-water. Run the Cedar Rapids on the Flambeau River or take a relaxing paddle around Brunet Island on the Chippewa River. In addition to excellent paddling, you'll find great fishing, a number of riverside camping options and outstanding birdwatching.

These are the top paddling opportunities on the Chippewa, Flambeau, Jump and Thornapple Rivers.

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