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Mississippi Headwaters, Lake Itasca

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  • This was a "must see" stop during our travels through Minnesota. It was not an all-day adventure but was an adventure none the less. How cool is it to walk across the river at its very beginning, a... 
    This was a "must see" stop during our travels through Minnesota. It was not an all-day adventure but was an adventure none the less. How cool is it to walk across the river at its very beginning, a...  more »
  • We took our friends on the Lake Itaska boat tour. Pets were allowed so they also brought their dog. The lake itself was beautiful. The tour was too long and rather boring. By the middle of the... 
    We took our friends on the Lake Itaska boat tour. Pets were allowed so they also brought their dog. The lake itself was beautiful. The tour was too long and rather boring. By the middle of the...  more »
  • What a neat place to be! We made Itasca State Park a stop in our travels just so we could visit the headwaters of the Mississippi River, & are REALLY glad we did. While the headwaters itself isn't.....  more
    What a neat place to be! We made Itasca State Park a stop in our travels just so we could visit the headwaters of the Mississippi River, & are REALLY glad we did. While the headwaters itself isn't.....  more »

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