Check back to this page often to read our blog about the St. Croix Boat & Packet Company which updates information about our cruises and specials. Give us a call or send us an email if you have any additional questions! Even though the boats run from May thru October, we are here year-round to serve you!

Parking: The St. Croix Boat & Packet offers complimentary guest parking adjacent to the boarding area. Just follow the “Boat Parking” sign. In addition, there are several Public Parking areas nearby.

Stillwater River Boats Holiday Gift Certificate


Give a unique gift to be enjoyed next summer during a scenic cruise on the St. Croix River departing from Stillwater, Minnesota. This memorable Paddlewheel experience creates fun and scenic beauty while enjoying sumptuous lunches, brunches, or dinners. Gift Cards are available by calling 651-430-1234 Monday thru Friday 9am-4:30pm.


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Getting Married?  Couples now have ONE more beautiful option for a wedding or a reception in the scenic river town of historic Stillwater, Minnesota.   St. Croix Boat and Packet is now offering wedding venues at the Washington County Historical Courthouse, perched on a hilltop overlooking the river.   Please contact our Event Sales Department: Amy or Karina at 651-491-4129 to reserve your personal showing.


Now Hiring-Summer/Fall 2015: servers, bussers and cooks! No experience needed.  Casual uniform.  Flexible hours.  Must be reliable and hard working.  Call #651-430-1234.  525 S. Main St.,  Stillwater, MN. 55082

St. Croix Bridge Construction Cruise Tour Dates Sold Out for 2015

St. Croix Boat and Packet has been taking interested visitors to view and learn about the new Minnesota/Wisconsin bridge construction site.  Effective August 4, 2015, all bridge construction tours are now sold out for the remainder of Aug, Sept and Oct., 2015.  Check back in the Spring to view 2016 tour dates.  Don’t forget, there are paddlewheel cruises on the St. Croix River departing from historic Stillwater. EVERY DAY, rain or shine.  What better way to experience this beautiful river!


Adults: $10.00      Children:      4-12 $6.00      3 and Under: Free

Curious to learn how a bridge is built? Join us in the coming months for a special boat tour of the building construction project site that will ultimately connect Minnesota and Wisconsin. Discover first-hand from a project engineer how this modern bridge will rise up from the river bottom to become the new St. Croix Crossing. No meals are served on this cruise. Cash bar will be open.
2015 Schedule

Wednesday May 27th12:30p-2p OR 3:30p-5p
Saturday May 30th9a-10:30a
WednesdayJune 17th12:30p-2p OR 3:30p-5p
Saturday June 20th9a-10:30a
SaturdayJuly 18th9a-10:30a
WednesdayJuly 22nd12:30p-2p OR 3:30p-5p
SaturdayAugust 15th9a-10:30a
WednesdayAugust 19th12:30p-2p OR 3:30p-5p
SaturdaySeptember 19th9a-10:30a
WednesdaySeptember 23rd12:30p-2p OR 3:30p-5p


BOOK NOW Tickets will be held at the window at the boat docks. Please arrive an hour prior to departure. Complimentary parking adjacent to building. Cancellations and refunds are available 48 hours prior to the tour.Visa/MC/Discover/AmEx accepted. Board at the Docks: 525 South Main St- Stillwater, MN. 651-430-1234


The Lowell Inn, Restaurants, and Banquet Center
102 North Second Street, Stillwater, MN 55082 651-439-1100
25 historic rooms, 10 modern annexed rooms, two restaurants, large Banquet Center, private meeting rooms. Specials and packages. One block off Main Street.
Grand Banquet Hall
301 2nd Street, Stillwater, MN 55082 651-430-1235
Max Capacity: 300. Perfect location in historic downtown Stillwater for Weddings, Company Events, Parties, Banquets, Meetings. Large dance floor. Beautiful decor. On-site catering.
Grand Off-Site Catering
301 2nd Street, Stillwater, MN 55082 651-430-1235
Delicious and creative menus for private events. Chef’s Specials. Preparing exceptional food for breakfast, lunch, breaks, dinner, hors D’oeuvres, desserts, and late night. Complete bar service available. Pick up or delivery. Clients include Meetings, Weddings, Corporate, Memorials, Reunions, Parties and more. Visit our website for menu options, or call to set up an appointment for tastings.
Grand Pizza
301 South 2nd Street, Stillwater, MN 55082 651-351-1262
The Best pizza in town! Create your own or select one of our customer favorites. Free Delivery. Dine in, or take out. Order online or call.