Things to Do in an Afternoon
Healthy River Healthy You
Explore the Minneapolis Riverfront
Stroll Around Minnehaha Park
Hop on a Riverboat
Step Back in Time at Historic Fort Snelling
Tour Mounds Park
Did You Know?
The river is so shallow at Lake Itasca that children can walk across the Mississippi. Between Governor Nicholls Wharf and Algiers Point in New Orleans, the Mississippi is more than 200 feet deep.