Bent River is your outdoor adventure outfitter located in Old Town Mankato. We rent kayaks, canoes, snowshoes and stand-up paddle boards (SUP) and specialize in guided trips throughout the Blue Earth County river valley. Contact us for custom activities including corporate outings, team building events, friend and family trips, eco tours, yoga, paddling lessons and much more!

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Paddle Jam 2014 – 2 Days!

FRIDAY Sept 12th (5PM float / Camping & music 7-10PM)

SATURDAY Sept 13th (All Day - Land of Memories & Vetter Stone Amphitheater)

Ticket and Rental Packages available. All proceeds to support the Land of Memories / Sibley Park Trail Bridge.

More info on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1462007477418183

Bent River Videos

The Mushroom Hunter

Hazel hunting mushrooms along the Blue Earth River.

Blue Earth River Girl

The Blue Earth River Girl

Ol’ Mossy

Ol’ Mossy, our pet snapper on the Blue Earth...

Watonwan River Gopro

Bent River Outfitter on the Watonwan

Winter Wonderland Blue Earth River

Enjoying entry on the Blue Earth River.

Cobb River Rapids

Video from the Cobb River near Mankato in April 2011.