Looking to enjoy the lakes and warm summer sun of the great outdoors? Having over 16 lakes close by, there are many opportunities to relax and enjoy a good catch. Book a resort closeby to get even more convenient lake access, and taking a fishing break with your kids at the White Oak Learning Center.
Looking for a wilderness getaway? Schoolcraft State Park has simply tranquil camping facilities that overlook the Mississippi’s winding bends. Check out their State Park Club Trail that offers a groomed, flat hike to see all of nature’s creatures.
The catch you’ve been dreaming about is waiting! Known as the gateway to the Chippewa National Forest, Deer River is a vital stop in your fishing adventure Stop by Fred’s Live Bait & Tackle to gear up for your fishing adventures. Don’t forget to snag a snack at Winnie’s Trading Post before you hit the lakes.
Nestled on the edge of the 1,042 square mile National Forest, Deer River is the perfect place to connect with nature’s heart. With hiking trails, ATV trails, canoe access points, and spectacular fishing opportunities, your outdoor adventure starts here. Located 200 miles north of the Twin Cities and only 94 miles from Duluth, your nature getaway is just hours away.