Mississippi River Observation Deck, New Madrid

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Observation Deck · Tourist Spot
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  • We stopped here on our trip from St Louis to Memphis as its just 1.5 mi off of I-55. This unique teardrop of land is formed by a tight loop of the river and protrudes into KY from TN. Its...  more »
  • Lots of info here to start your New Madrid Tour. Great vantage point to see the Mississippi and across the river to Tennessee and Kentucky. The NM museum is right across the street which is a must...  more »
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  • A good look at how wide the river is at this point!!! Several years ago I was kneeboarding about halfway to the TN side and let go.......while floating along my feet bumped bottom.....never would have thought it was that shallow!!!!
  • One of the nicest scenic observation decks Iโ€™ve visited on the Mississippi so far, Ample seating , lighted walkway .... Just a short walk to the end where thereโ€™s coin operated binoculars for your convenience, ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ Iโ€™d definitely visit again if ever in the area ... ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผ
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