Portage options: dam can be portaged on left river bank above dam in several locations. Dirt boat ramp available and dirt ramp leading down to below dam can be used if there is high water (150 yard walk). Right river bank is very steep with poor portage options.
Documented Fatalities: 1
June 29, 1924, Cromwell Gould, swimming in high water and swept over dam
Comments: Click here to view a historical information and a few images of the mill dam.
Upstream there is an old power dam, just above Highway 105 west of St. Ansgar, that can be run through a breach on the right side.