Voting for Best of the River ends soon

Voting in the final round of the 2019 Best of The River contest held by River Travel Magazine ends soon.

Among the entries among the magazine’s survey “focusing on the best attractions, accommodations, food and drink, and trails and tours along the Great River Road from northern Minnesota down to the Gulf of Mexico” is Fort de Chartres.

Fort de Chartres, located just outside Prairie du Rocher, was one of the options listed in the final round of voting in the “Best Fort” category.

The final round of voting opened on July 1 and will run through Aug. 15. Voting can be done at and requires the registration of an email address to vote.

A press release from the mag-azine noted that winners would be announced on Sept. 1.