Little Mississippi River (Ontario)
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|Little Mississippi River|
Little Mississippi River at Hartsmere Road, Addington Highlands, Ontario
|Mouth||York River at Coordinates:|
|Mouth elevation||282 m (925 ft)|
The Little Mississippi River is a river in eastern Ontario, Canada. It is the outlet river of Weslemkoon Lake and ends in the York River which in turn empties into the Madawaska River, a tributary of the Ottawa River.
The river joins the York River where it flows through Conroy Marsh, a provincially significant wetland. At one time, this river was used to transport logs out of the pine forests to sawmills located downstream. A number of timber slides were built to transport logs through rapids along the river. Now, the river is used for recreational canoeing.
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