• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area


    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Caring for the River (2010)

The river provides us with water, recreation, and beauty. Contest participants produced artwork that represents one or more of those themes. Congratulations to all the winners and those that submitted artwork to the contest!

Return to the Big River Art Contest 2010.


Did You Know?

The wide Mississippi River

At Lake Onalaska, near LaCrosse WI, the Mississippi River is about 4 miles wide. The combination of water held behind Lock and Dam #7 and water held by damming the Black River form this broad reach of the Mississippi River.