• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

    Mississippi

    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Virtual Tour

Experience the Mississippi River virtually through panoramas and Google Earth boundaries.

Panoramas
Panoramic images allow viewers a 360 degree viewpoint of sites within the Mississippi River corridor. Move from left to right and view the site as if you were standing there. Flash Player is required to view the panoramas.

Coon Rapids Dam (1.1mb)
Harriet Island (2.0mb)
Mill Ruins Park (1mb)
Nicollet Island (1.8mb)
St. Anthony Falls (1.9mb)
St. Paul Brickyards (1.7mb)
Stone Arch Bridge (1.3mb)

Google Earth
Left-click and open Park Boundary & Mississippi River Visitor Center with Google Earth or right-click and “Save As…”.

Did You Know?

Headwaters of the Mississippi

The Mississippi River is approximately three feet deep at its headwaters at Lake Itasca and has an average surface speed of 1.2 miles per hour.