Gold Medal Park
City of Minneapolis
Activities: Walking, good views of the historic milling district and the Mississippi River.
Hours: 6 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., unless otherwise posted.
Contact Information: Call Minneapolis Parks and Recreation at 612-230-6400.
Did You Know?
At Lake Itasca, the elevation of the Mississippi River is 1,475 feet above sea level. It drops to sea level at the Gulf of Mexico. More than half of that drop occurs within the state of Minnesota.