• A fall day on Mt. Rose overlooking the historic depot at Grand Portage.

    Grand Portage

    National Monument Minnesota

Multimedia

The video Minnesota's Park Legacy was produced to compliment Ken Burn's National Parks: America's Best Idea series. The focus of Legacy is on the six national park sites in the state.

 

Did You Know?

Drawing by C.W. Jefferys of David Thompson in Athabaska Pass 1810.

The great geographer David Thompson mapped most of Canada and the northern U.S. west of Grand Portage (1794-1821) a tribute to the exploratory achievements of the Nor’westers.