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Sep 7, 2011 - Savanna Portage State Park

We took another side trip today and headed for the Savanna Portage State Park. The park is located 17 miles north and east of McGregor, Minnesota. Savanna Portage was a canoe portage used by Native Americans and then later it was used by Euopean exporers, traders and missionaires. It was a vital link connecting the Mississippi waterways to the west with the Great Lakes to the East. This park contains a drainage divide separating the West Savanna River, which drains to the Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico, from the East Savanna...

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