Itasca State Park: Top 5 in the country!

Itasca State Park was just named one of the top 5 state parks in the country by!

Here is where the 2,500-mile-long Mississippi begins, as a tiny trickle from Lake Itasca. Established in 1891, this 32,000-acre park in northern Minnesota is strewn with old growth pines, more than 100 lakes, and 30 miles of trails.

Time to schedule a visit.  My husband has wanted to jump over the Mississippi at the headwaters for quite some time.

To read about the other top 4, read the full article.