St. Croix Crossing Loop Trail

Connecting Houlton, Wisconsin and Stillwater, Minnesota via a 5-mile trail system


The Stillwater Lift Bridge – after nearly three years of repairs and restoration — opened Monday, June 1, completing the 4.7-mile “loop trail system,” connecting the historic bridge, the St. Croix Crossing and trails in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Maps of available parking and loop trail access in both states can be found at