Mississippi river minnesota map. Louis memphis baton rouge and new orleans. Map pages are geospatially enabled to allow for interactive use on certain devices. In minnesota the river flows through valleys bluffs prairies and woodlands in a variety of flow rates and widths. The mississippi river is the fourth longest river in the world flowing 2350 miles from lake itasca in minnesota to the gulf of mexico.
The mississippi river is the second longest river in the united states with a length of from the source of its upper portion at lake itasca in minnesota to its mouth in the gulf of mexico. Map pages are geospatially enabled to allow for interactive use on certain devices. Louis missouri for 190 miles 310 km to its confluence with the ohio river at cairo illinois. You are invited to follow the headwaters river trail down.
One map will show the upper mississippi river and the other the lower mississippi river. The mississippi river and the great river road begin in northern minnesota where the river springs forth from its source at lake itasca. Minnesota is a land of incredible contrasts boasting 15000 lakes and 500 beautiful golf courses as well as americas largest fully enclosed shopping and entertainment complex. Visitors to northern minnesota will find a landscape of forests and some of.
Print this pdf experience mississippi river. The mississippi river is known as the middle mississippi from the upper mississippi rivers confluence with the missouri river at st. And since the river is so long stretching from minnesota to the gulf of mexico here are two maps. Any complete map of the mississippi river begins at the mississippi river source in lake itasca.
A map of mississippi river routes will be your guide to some of the most delightful travel in minnesota.