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Lake Itasca, Lake Itasca

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  • I have been there several times and always enjoyed it. It is amazing to see the humble source of one of the great rivers of the world. It is fun to say you have walked across the Mississippi (on the s...  more »
  • Came here with our Winnebago caravan group. Most of the people walked in the water. All had a great time. Lake Itaska feeds into the headwaters of the Mississippi River. Highly recommend. Rating... ex...  more »
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  • Great time. Went there in June. Pet friendly place. The headwaters were gorgeous. Rented a boat and had a glorious 5 hours out on the lake. My daughter caught her first walleye. Epic.
  • It was a busy day, lots of people there visiting the headwaters of the Mighty Mississippi. Very well maintained and lots of parking available (even special parking for motorcycles).

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