Ways to get out on the water


Milwaukee Riverkeeper offers an array of events connect you with others and Milwaukee’s three rivers. Find information on our upcoming events here.


Volunteers are the lifeblood of Milwaukee Riverkeeper. The Milwaukee River Basin is over 800 square miles and we rely on dedicated volunteers to help us work towards swimmable, fishable rivers!

Urban Water Trail

The Milwaukee Urban Water Trail is a trail and map for canoes, kayaks, and other small non-motorized boats on the urban‚ÄĚportions of our three rivers.

Swim Guide

The Swim Guide is an app for Apple and Android devices that makes it easy to find, explore and enjoy your local beaches!