Grand River

This is a slow and marshy tributary to the Fox River.  Highlights include great wildlife and some unique cattail vistas.

Trip Reports

Hwy Q to Hwy A

Date Paddled: May 8th, 2021
Distance: 6.7 miles
Time: Expect 3-4 hours

This was a nice marsh paddle with the highlight being a ton of great wildlife.


Hwy H Canoe Launch to Fountain Creek Wet Prairie Canoe Launch

Date Paddled: April 18th, 2014
Distance: 6 Miles
Time: 3 hours 30 minutes (with distractions)

Think Lower Baraboo meets Horicon Marsh and ends on the Portage Canal for this trip.  The Grand River is a pretty obscure prospect located southeast of Montello.  It flows east to west through a couple of dams and a large marsh/flowage before it empties into the Fox River as a decent-sized tributary.  The most prominent […]


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