• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

    Mississippi

    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

MRC Map 4: Mississippi Point Park

MRC: Mississippi Point Park Segment

River mile: 871 - 869

The Coon Rapids Dam raises the water level in this stretch, which makes it popular with power boaters and waterskiers. The shoreline has a very suburban look.

The Mississippi River Trail follows mostly residential streets on both sides of the river.

Elm Creek enters the Mississippi River at ­Mississippi Point Park (871.3 W). The creek's watershed drains 83,000 acres in northern Hennepin County.

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River Mile
Latitude
Longitude
871
N 45.184907
W 93.386039
870
N 45.177248
W 93.370595
869
N 45.169465
W 93.353077

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