Beaches & Dunes

Who needs a pool? The Chippewa National Forest has three of Minnesota’s largest lakes on the Forest. Go jump in the lake at the day use and camping areas at Cass Lake, Leech Lake or Lake Winnibigoshish.

Swimming Areas

Nearest Town

East Seelye Picnic Area on Cut Foot Sioux

Deer River

Stony Point beach on Leech Lake


Norway Beach Recreation Area on Cass Lake

Cass Lake

Benjamin Lake Wayside Rest


Mabel Lake Campground


North Star Campground