Dragon Lake


Dragon Lake has a carry-down access and 2 backcountry campsites with picnic tables.  Pan fish and northern pike can be found on this quaint lake.

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At a Glance

Closest Towns: Ely, MN
Water: Boil or filter water
Operated By: USDA Forest Service
Information Center: Kawishiwi Ranger District, 218-365-7600

General Information


Dragon Lake is located south of Ely off Hwy. 1 on FR 383 and 383H.

General Notes:

Access road is gravel. 

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Camping & Cabins

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Dispersed Camping

There are 2 backcountry campsites on this lake. Both campsites are accessible by foot.

Please use facilities provided such as fire rings, tent pads, and latrines and pack out garbage.

Fees: None required.
Reservation info: First-come, first-served. 


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Water Activities

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