The Root River State Water Trail offers canoeing, kayaking, tubing, and fishing while representing the timeless scenic and historic qualities characteristic of southeastern Minnesota. The Root River is a migratory path or home for over 300 species of birds. Bait is available from local convenience stores. River rentals are available in Peterson.
Open seasonally for:
River Rentals - kayaks, canoes, tubes with transportation along the Root River - 7 days a week By Appointment
Restaurant - Serving flatbreads and paninis with local ingredients; beer, seltzer, and other cold beverages. Open beginning May 27 through the summer: Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 11 am - 7 pm.
Shuttle Service for bicyclists or river travelers - Available 7 days a week through the summer months and By Appointment.
Kwik Trip offers Top Tier Gasoline and Diesel. Visit the convenience store for hot and cold food and beverages, no-fee ATM, groceries, copy machine/fax service, and more. At the junction of Hwy 16 and Hwy 43 in Rushford, we're just off the Root River State Bike Trail and adjacent to snowmobile trails.
Pam's Corner offers quality branded fuel and 91 non-oxy premium gasoline. Enjoy hot or cold food, including breakfast sandwiches, bakery items, Piccadilly pizza, many grocery items and more! Fishing and hunting licenses. "Home of the 25 cents pop!" Open 4 a.m. every day. Pam's Off Sale Liquor is located “around the back" and offers beer, wine, liquor and malt beverages, Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. and Sun. 11 a.m.-6 p.m.