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Canoe | Short Route


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Experience the Ultimate Canoeing Adventure on the Root River! Our short route promises an exhilarating self-guided journey along the scenic south branch, starting at the Old Barn Resort and finishing just above the stunning dam at Riverview Campground in Lanesboro. Immerse yourself in approximately 2.5-3 hours of leisurely floating, surrounded by serene landscapes and gentle currents. All rentals come complete with a paddle, life jacket, and convenient shuttle service. Start Times: Select from 10am, 12pm, 1pm, or 2pm Duration: Traverse over 7 miles in 2.5-3 hours Price: Just $45 per person Age Requirement: Ideal for ages 12 and older Weight Capacity: Up to 250 lbs Ending Point: Arrive at the Lanesboro Dam, a perfect conclusion to your adventure Please note that reservations are necessary ONLY for Kayak and Canoe Rentals. To reserve your spot today, kindly send us an email at with the following details: Reservation Details: - Date and time - Type of rental (kayak or canoe) - Number of people - Preferred route (short or long) We'll get back to you promptly to confirm your reservation. For any additional questions, please don't hesitate to reach out via email or give us a call. Book your next adventure today!


  • Root River Outfitters

    101 Parkway Ave S, Lanesboro, MN, USA

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