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Grand Portage

A nine-mile portage route running upstream from Lake Superior to the opposite side of the Pigeon River, the Grand Portage circumvents 21 miles of falls and rapids. It was first recorded in 1722 by the French trader Jean Pachot and later became the North West Company's inland headquarters.

Location

At the Grand Portage National Monument in Grand Marais, Minnesota, USA

Region: International

County/District: United States of America

Municipality: Minnesota

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