Most picnic grounds are designed for individual families or small groups.  Picnic grounds are located at the areas and campgrounds listed below.  More information, including downloadable campground maps showing locations of picnic grounds, and availability of shelter structures, water, and garbage containers may be found by clicking on the site name.

Picnicking Areas

  • Gunflint Ranger District area description
  • Pincushion Mountain Trails
  • Kawishiwi Ranger District area description
  • Fall Lake Campground
  • South Kawishiwi River Campground
  • LaCroix Ranger District area description
  • Echo Lake Campground & Backcountry Sites
  • Herriman Lake Trail
  • Meander Lake
  • Vermilion Falls Trail
  • Laurentian Ranger District area description
  • Bird Lake Trail
  • Lake Leander Picnic Area
  • Lookout Mountain - Laurentian Divide Fitness Trail
  • Norway Point
  • Pfeiffer Lake Campground & Backcountry Sites
  • Salo Lake
  • White Pine Trail
  • Whiteface Reservoir Campground
  • Tofte Ranger District area description
  • Eighteen Lake Rustic Campground
  • White Pine Lake Rustic Campground