Lake Jeanette Backcountry Sites

  

A campsite with a fire grate and picnic table on the lake's edge at Lake Jeannette Campground.

Five backcountry campsites are nestled on the northern and eastern end of Lake Jeanette. Boat access is available at Lake Jeanette Campground, located on the Echo Trail, a remote country road that traverses through the heart of the western Superior National Forest. The terrain is covered with a granite rock outcropping and a mix of pine and spruce trees.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Campground is not plowed; snow may limit access to outhouses
Reservations: Some sites are reservable through National Recreation Reservation Service's Lake Jeanette Campground page.
Fees See Campground Fee Table.   
Restrictions: Maximum of 9 people per site.  There is space for 2 vehicles (a towed camper counts as 1 vehicle). Additional vehicles on the site require additional half fee and must park on the spur. No vehicles may park on the grass or where they impede traffic. ATVs not allowed.
Closest Towns: Orr, MN
Water: Solar Powered Well
Restroom: Outhouse (Vault style)
Operated By: Concessionaire, located in site #2 in Echo Lake Campground
Information Center: LaCroix Ranger District, 218-666-0020

General Information

Directions:

Lake Jeanette Campground is on the Echo Trail, 32 miles northeast of Orr, MN.

  • From Orr, take St. Louis County 23 to Buyck (16 miles).
  • At Buyck, County 23 turns into County 24. Continue on County 24 for 4 miles to the Echo Trail (County Road 116).
  • Turn right, 12 miles to campground entrance road.
  • Turn left onto entrance road.

General Notes:

The Astrid Lake Hiking Trail begins across from the first parking lot on the right-hand side of the campground entrance road. A second trailhead is located off Forest Road 200. 


Recreation Map

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Activities


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