The Chippewa National Forest is located in northern Minnesota.
Where is this Forest?


WELCOME to the Chippewa National Forest 
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UPDATE (1/12/17):  Due to unforeseen circumstances, the shower building remodeling project at Stony Point campground has been delayed. At this time we do not have an estimated time for completion, but it may not be until early summer 2017. We will keep the public updated on the progress as this project moves forward. Questions, please contact the Walker Ranger District Recreation Staff at 218.547.1044


OHV Information

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"2016" OHV Motor Vehicle Use Maps and Policy


Fishing on the Chippewa

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The "2017" Fishing Opener is Saturday, May 13.
The 2017 Governor's fishing opener will take place on the Mississippi River near St. Cloud, Minnes...

Chippewa NF Deer Stand Information

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Only portable stands/blinds that do not damage trees and are placed 1 week prior to and removed 1 week after the close of Big Game Hunting season are allowed. 


Firewood Restrictions

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CLOSURE ORDER bans the possession, storage, or transport of any firewood.  Don't move firewood!  Burn it where you buy ...