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?
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.