Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Activities: Picnicking, biking, hiking, softball, basketball, playground, wading pool, tennis courts, volleyball, and a 1.6 acre dog park (permit required).
Hours: 12:00 noon to 8:00 p.m., unless otherwise posted.
Contact Information: Call the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board at (612) 230-6400.
Sites Nearby: Mississippi Gorge Regional Park, East River Flats 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.