Posts Tagged ‘Leech Lake’

  • Tubing on Leech Lake

    Ice doesn’t slow down tubing on Leech Lake

    • 2115 Views • Northwest MNComments Off on Ice doesn’t slow down tubing on Leech Lake

    The day before the 2013 Minnesota Fishing opener, many northwest Minnesota lakes still had plenty of ice on them. This certainly caused some heartache for anglers as some of the best walleye lakes in Minnesota would be frozen. But it didn’t stop a few...

  • shingobee bay leech lake mn

    Shingobee Bay Public Water Access Will be Closed Through June 28 For Improvements

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    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will expand and improve the Leech Lake Shingobee Bay public water access site south of Walker, beginning Monday, May 13. The site, located off Highway 371 in an old rest area, will be closed during...

  • Leech Lake

    • 1932 Views • Destination Spotlight, Northwest MNComments Off on Leech Lake

    Leech Lake is the third largest lake in Minnesota, covering 102,947 acres. It gets down to 156 ft deep, but most of the lake is under 35 ft deep. The state record whitefish and pumpkinfish were both caught here, and Leech Lake is a popular destination for...