St. Croix River Crossing Loop Trail

Lift Bridge Currently Closed

The Stillwater Lift Bridge is expected to reopen to trail users on Friday, May 19th.

St Croix Crossing Loop Trail SignThe Loop Trail is located in Northwestern St. Croix County, approximately seven miles north of Hudson and eight miles southwest of Somerset. The Loop Trail is part of an interstate trail between Houlton, Wisconsin and Stillwater, Minnesota. The 4.7 mile trail is open to pedestrians and bicycles and crosses both the new St Croix Crossing Bridge and the historic Lift Bridge.



  • 8 am - Dusk

Park Passes

Annual park passes are available for purchase at the following locations:

  • Online
  • Community Development Department - St. Croix County Government Center (Hudson)
  • Community Development Department - St. Croix County Ag Center (Baldwin)
  • Glen Hills Park & Homestead Parklands entrance buildings
  • Self-registration boxes located throughout the parks

*daily park passes ($10) may be purchased at the Blue Star Trailhead

St Croix Crossing Loop Trail Head Opens in new windowFacilities


Loop Trail Map (PDF)

Blue Star Trailhead Map (PDF)