Good Morning from the Rainy River!
A quick river opening update from Birchdale at Nelson Park. Still locked up this morning. 

Nelson Park is 28 miles east of Baudette and 40 miles east of Sportsman’s Lodge

Open water is just east of Birchdale.

Franz Jevne State Park 2 miles east of Birchdale

We received a coating of snow overnight. Forecasted to get a few inches today. Current temp is 29 degrees, high of 37 today. Warmer weather is supposed to be coming this week.

Stay tuned for more updates.