The Great Missouri River Historical

The Great Missouri River Historical (HM1WW5)

Location: Yankton, NE 57078 Cedar County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 49.713', W 97° 24.322'

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The Missouri, the continent's longest river, figures prominently in the unfolding of America's saga. Flowing nearby in its 2,341 - mile course from the Rocky Mountains to the Mississippi, the Big Muddy is not only loaded with sediment but steeped in stories about American Indians, Lewis and Clark, fur traders, and steamboat captains.

The Missouri River's role in the settlement of the Great Plains is celebrated in two free-flowing portions that Congress set aside as Missouri National Recreational River. Unlike the dammed and channelized sections, these river segments provide opportunities to pursue outdoor activities within one of America's great historic settings.
Missouri National Recreational River
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HM NumberHM1WW5
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Placed ByNational Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior
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Date Added Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14T E 630338 N 4743009
Decimal Degrees42.82855000, -97.40536667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 49.713', W 97° 24.322'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 49' 42.78" N, 97° 24' 19.32" W
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Area Code(s)605, 402
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 89641-89675 US-81, Yankton NE 57078, US
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