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

    Grand Portage

    National Monument Minnesota


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?

Ojibwe people carrying a canoe.

The Ojibwe called Grand Portage "Kitchi Onigaming" (Great Carrying Place) which connects Lake Superior to the navigable parts of the Pigeon River along a nearly nine mile footpath.