• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

    Mississippi

    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Contact the Mississippi Junior Ranger Coordinator

Brian Valentine, Junior Ranger Coordinator

(651) 293-8428

Email

Or send us mail at:


National Park Service - Mississippi National River and Recreation Area
111 East Kellogg Blvd., Suite 105
St. Paul, MN 55101

Did You Know?

Lock and Dam Number 1 from a long distance.

At Lake Itasca, the elevation of the Mississippi River is 1,475 feet above sea level. It drops to sea level at the Gulf of Mexico. More than half of that drop occurs within the state of Minnesota.