• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area


    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota


Become a patron of your National Park by making a gift to the Mississippi River Fund, and help sustain the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area. Visit the Mississippi River Fund website to make an online donation, or contact Rebecca Newhouse, Annual Fund and Events Coordinator, 651-291-8164.

Your 100% tax deductible donation will help support Mississippi River education programs, habitat restoration and clean water.

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Did You Know?

The wide Mississippi River

At Lake Onalaska, near LaCrosse WI, the Mississippi River is about 4 miles wide. The combination of water held behind Lock and Dam #7 and water held by damming the Black River form this broad reach of the Mississippi River.