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Address: Park Falls, WI
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The Flambeau is a premier fishing river.

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pristine water way for weekend get aways

A very clean peace trip when on this river has plent of takeouts on its path there are resorts and places to camp northwoods at its best

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Jack G
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Merrill, Wisconsin
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Merrill, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very clean peace trip when on this river has plent of takeouts on its path there are resorts and places to camp northwoods at its best

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

There are several public access points which allow one to canoe, kayak or motor boat on the river. Fishing or sight seeing is recommended.

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Germantown, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015

Whether you are canoeing, taking a pontoon ride, fishing, or just relaxing and sightseeing, you can't find a more relaxing, lovely place to be. The scenery is wonderful. the river is slow moving and gracious. There are dams sprinkled along the river so you need to plan your route and check out the various entrances depending on where you want... More 

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Thank sunnyhhdb
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2013

The Flambeau River combined the canoe experience of the Boundary Waters with a white water raft trip. We started our trip on 4th of July and for a holiday weekend it was not that busy. Our trip started from Flambeau Adventures and dropped us just below the dam for the 29 mile trip. All 3 days required a lot of... More 

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Thank Jeff D
Harshaw, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013

The Flambeau River starts below the damn of a flowage, and the water can be very low, especially in times of drought. Since we've been a drought for basically the last 6 years or more, the paddling experience can be frustrating if you put it too close to the headwaters, because the damn is not releasing water into the river.... More 

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Thank ScoutMidwest
Marshfield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2012

A favorite river of the aboriginal peoples, the river is clean and sweet-smelling. The chance of seeing ducks, bear, otter, deer, turtles and fish. Pack a lunch. Inquire about pickup and dropoff when you are directed to a place to rent a canoe. Day trip. Overnight on the river next year. Start a fire at the waters edge and fish... More 

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pella
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2012

you see this river on lot of different trails. You also see many people going down the river on kayaks that looks like fun too... we only get to go on holiday weekend. so we don't have time to do that otherwise i would....

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2012

A very nice river to canoe. North Fork is slow paced and the South Fork offers some nice rapids.

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Hurley, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2011

My wife and I traveled here last summer with our boat and I must say that we did not know the river that well and we did have concerns about hitting rocks, trees, and stumps, that we saw around the river. It was a nice ride and we would do it again. As with any we body of water that... More 

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