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Another Dam Post

(Following the previous dam post.)

This is the Mississippi River above the Coon Rapids Dam:

Mississippi River 1

And here is the less tranquil water below:

Mississippi River 2

When the river runs lower, a rocky area is exposed leading out from that island, and people can wade across from the west shore.

Here is the dam itself, viewed from the west side:

Coon Rapids Dam, MN 1

All of these pictures are by me and shared with the Creative Commons “ShareAlike” license.

It’s a free culture, brothers and sisters.

Mississippi River 3

Coon Rapids Dam, MN 2

Fishing is popular at the dam.

Coon Rapids Dam, MN 3

One more picture from the west side, a little ways downstream:

Coon Rapids Dam, MN 4