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Elevation from Des Moines to Minneapolis

Elevation (ft)7008009001,0001,1001,2001,3001,400
Grade %-3-2-10123
Max elevation: 1317 ft / 401 m
Min elevation: 708 ft / 216 m
Elevation change: 609 ft / 186 m
Max grade: 2.6%
Min grade: -2.8%
Steepness score: 20 + 280 + 1709 + 8 = 2017
Distance: 244.18 mi / 392.97 km
Travel Time: 3 hours 37 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
Make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Des Moines to Minneapolis. You can also view a 3-D map of Des Moines elevation or Minneapolis elevation.

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I-2356 mi / 10 km
I-35236 mi / 380 km