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Where Does the Mississippi River Begin?

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The Mississippi ends in Southern Louisiana, just south of New Orleans. It travels south from Lake Itasca through 10 states of America and finally joins the sea in the Gulf of Mexico. Mississippi River covers 12,000 square kilometres and is comprised of coastal wetlands and salt marshes.
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The Mississippi River gets its start from Lake Itasca in Minnesota. It flows 2,320 through the United States and dumps into the Gulf of Mexico. See.
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Lake Itasca, Minnesota
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The Mississipi River begins at Lake Itasca in Minnesota, and travels about
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The "official" source is the outlet at the northern end of Lake Itasca, Minnesota; there is a nice monument there, and you can wade across the river on stepping stones.
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The Mississippi River begins at Lake Itasca in Minnesota and flows into the Gulf of Mexico.
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