Whitewater River, Minnesota
▶ The Whitewater watershed offers dozens of miles of prime trout water, most of it public. The web of streams includes the North, South, Middle, and Main Branches, and tiny tributaries like Beaver Creek. Access is readily available in Whitewater and Carley State Parks, as well as the sprawling Whitewater Wildlife Management Area, which also affords excellent fall hunting. The parks offer camping, hiking, and other outdoor recreation opportunities—good places for the entire family.