rroJoin us at Root River Outfitters located on the beautiful Root River in Lanesboro, Minnesota. The Root River boasts plenty of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether your interests lie in biking, canoeing, tubing, kayaking or fishing, the Root River is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the breath-taking landscapes and wildlife of Southeastern Minnesota.

Root River Outfitters is family owned and operated. This canoe rental business has been serving river and trail enthusiasts for over 30 years. We can accommodate any rental needs. Whether it is families, groups of friends, small businesses, large corporations, interest groups, youth organizations, or school groups.

At Root River Outfitters, we have a great TEAM of employees who work hard so that your trip is a successful day of fun and relaxation. From the moment your journey begins, we are there to ensure that everything runs smoothly. We do all the work so you can be sure that your job is to simply have fun!

Please protect and preserve the beauty of the river by keeping it clean & green, do not litter.


5lb bag for $2.25

1.25 cubic feet of hardwood mix. $6.00 per bundle

Nightcrawlers | $3.00 per dozen.