Are you planning a vacation in
Cass Lake Minnesota?
Minnesota is located in Cass
County, where Hwy 371 meets US 2. The Cass Lake Area Chain of
Lakes is just one nearby water attraction. The Chain of lakes
was part of the Red Lake - Leech Lake Trail, a waterway used by
Native Americans, traders and trappers. If vacationing in the
area you will want to visit the many Historical sites including
Cass Lake Museum and Lyle's Logging Camp. The museum, formerly a
railroad depot includes Native American artifacts from the
The Chippewa National Forest in Cass Lake is a natural
wonderland. The Park covers almost 1.2 million acres, with over
700 lakes, and 920 miles of streams and 150,000 acres of
wetlands. The largest population of breading Eagles in the lower
48 states live here. There are more than 280 miles of trails for
you to enjoy the pristine beauty of this natural area.
Birdwatchers will find this a most enjoyable bird watching
adventure with over 243 species. The park is also open in the
While visiting Cass Lake be sure to see the Lost Forty. An area
of land that has never been touched by loggers. You will see
Virgin Red and White Pine stands in their natural splendor and
get an idea of what a real natural forest looks like.
Cass Lake is also home to one of the most popular State parks in
Minnesota. That's right...Itasca State park is visited more than
any other park in the state of Minnesota. The park is known for
the headwaters of the Mississippi river and includes the largest
White and Red Pine in the State of Minnesota. Enjoy the many
miles of bike and hiking trails. Let your children walk across
the mighty Mississippi, it will be something they never forget.
Lake Bemidji State park is just minutes from Cass lake and is
the ending of the Paul Bunyan trail. There is a two mile bog
walk, may species of birds and wildlife and natural plant
|Nearest Cities to Cass Lake,
- Walker, MN (19.4 miles)
- Bemidji, MN (20.0 miles)
- Blackduck, MN (24.6 miles)
- Akeley, MN (27.4 miles)
- Hackensack, MN (31.6 miles)
- Nevis, MN (33.1 miles)
- Backus, MN (39.0 miles)
- Kelliher, MN (40.4 miles).
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Cass Lake:
- Bemidji -Beltrami County (about 25 miles)
- Brainerd Lakes Regional (about 76 miles)
- Grand Rapids/Itasca Co- (about 78 miles)
- North Country Regional (about 21 miles; BEMIDJI, MN)
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