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Mississippi River

Address: MN
Phone Number: 612-379-7223
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Ranked #293 of 809 Attractions in Minnesota
Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Canoeing, Fishing, Motor-boating, Viewing wildlife
Owner description: America's most storied river originates in Minnesota.
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Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Canoeing, Fishing, Motor-boating, Viewing wildlife
Owner description: America's most storied river originates in Minnesota.
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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300 reviews 300 reviews
184 attraction reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Go north to Itasca and you will find where the Mighty Mississippi starts. This river is a prominent part of our state and I am so happy that we have our two biggest cities settled along its banks. There is so much you can do along the river from Minnesota to Louisiana, and it is worth seeing it anywhere along... More 

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Good action. Need a jet boat for easy navigating the shallow and clear waters of the Upper Mississippi.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

If you have a 3 day trip to the Twin Cities, book a fishing trip with the "Gryz.". Featured in The Star Tribune and Pioneer Press as well as Minnesota Outdoors, this is an incredible experience. Fishing the Mississippi River with the views of St. Paul and Minneapolis in the background is incredible. The species caught are a wide array... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

I wet to visit mates In the USA. As always I love the USA. Friendly people. And a small town with great locals. What more am you want. Loved every moment.

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

The stretch between Coon Rapids dam and Grey Cloud Island in the Minneapolis and St. Paul area is truly magnificent. You will see urban landscapes, wildlife and back water country as you paddle down it. You can also go thorugh the three lock and dam system..a real thrill in a kayak. Just keep to hte sides and you have no... More 

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