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Find Your Park

While you're on the Great River Road, Find Your Park!

The Great River Road can help you Find Your Park. This National Park Service campaign encourages everyone to experience their parks, whether national, state or local. Visit for more information and to share your park story.

Looking for more ideas? Minnesota's National Great River Road Interpretive Centers have been specially designated for their remarkable presentation of Mississippi River stories. Here's a list - visit one, or several as part of your Mississippi River adventure...

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News & Events

Winter Flower Show, Como Park Conservatory, Jan 9 - Mar 13 (1/21/16)
Saint Paul Winter Carnival, January 28 - February 7 (1/13/16)
Winter Art Fair - Red Wing, January 23 (1/7/16)
Lantern Lit Showshoe & Ski Event - Itasca State Park, Januar (1/7/16)
Kids Can Ice Fish - Lake Bemidji State Park, January 16 (1/5/16)
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Opening Music: "Take A Look" by Charlie McGuire. Used, gratefully, with permission by the National Park Service National Mississippi River & Recreation Area. Click here to listen to "Take a Look" in its entirety and to hear other great river tunes.
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