• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area


    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Outside of a Mussel Shell

The outside of a mussel shell.
The outside of a pocketbook mussel (Lampsilis cardium).

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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.