• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

    Mississippi

    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Big River Art Contest 2010

Big River Journey
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This contest category was open only to students who participated in the Big River Journey. See what they learned on their Mississippi River boat trip through the eyes of the winning artists.
 
Caring for the River
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The river provides us with water, recreation, and beauty. Students produced artwork that represents one or more of those themes.
 

Mighty Mississippi
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Students illustrate their knowledge about the Mighty Mississippi--its wildlife, plant life, scenery, and recreation opportunities--and their relationship to the river.

 
Journey to the Falls
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Students demonstrate through their art what they learned during their Journey to the Falls field trip.
 

Did You Know?

Canoeists in the Mississippi River Gorge

A canoe trip in the Mississippi River Gorge between Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN feels like you are miles away from civilization even though you are in the center of a large metropolitan area.