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Bear Lake

Carlton County - Minnesota
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Frequently Asked Questions About Bear Lake, MN

How big is Bear Lake?
Bear Lake is approximately 50 sq acres (0.2 sq km) in size with 3 miles (4.2 km) of shoreline.

How deep is Bear Lake?
Bear Lake is approximately 28 feet (8.5 m) at its deepest point.

What kind of fish can you catch in Bear Lake?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Black Crappie, Pumpkinseed and Yellow Perch in Bear Lake.

Other fish species in the lake include White Sucker.

What are the closest cities to Bear Lake?
Nearby cities and towns include Wrenshall, MN, Mahtowa, MN and Carlton, MN.

Are there places to stay in the Bear Lake area?
Are you craving a weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of city life? Or maybe you're an avid angler in search of the perfect fishing spot? Look no further! Bear Lake and its surrounding area offer an abundance of options to suit your needs. If you're in need of accommodation, check out our area map which highlights some of the best places to stay. And if you're looking for even more options, head on over to our Travel section. But why settle for a traditional hotel or resort when you can take your adventure to the next level by renting a RV? The open road awaits you!
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Are there places to eat and drink near Bear Lake?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

Explore the Bear Lake area in a RV
Are you looking for an adventurous vacation option that won't break the bank? Look no further than renting an RV! Contrary to popular belief, the process is much simpler than you might imagine. With just a few easy steps, you'll soon be experiencing the ultimate freedom and convenience of exploring the open road in your very own recreational vehicle. And the best part? RV travel can save you up to 60% compared to other types of vacations! With the money you'll save, you'll be able to travel even more and create unforgettable memories along the way. So why wait? Start planning your next adventure today with an RV rental. Learn more about renting a RV.

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History & Status of the Fishery

Bear Lake has an abundant population of small black crappie, yellow perch and pumpkinseed. One other species, white sucker, was also present.

What is the average air temp for Bear Lake?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Bear Lake? Don't forget to plan ahead! Weather can be unpredictable, but we've got you covered. On average, air temperatures during this time of year range from a high around 24°F (-4°C) to a low around 10°F (-12°C). Of course, these are just historical averages, so be prepared for anything Mother Nature throws your way. For the most up-to-date weather information, be sure to check out our Weather Bar located at the top of this page.

Are there any state parks near Bear Lake?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 3 state parks in the vacinity of Bear Lake.

For more Minnesota State Park information see our State Park Guide.

More Nearby Lakes To Explore
There's more lake's to explore around Bear Lake...
Hay Lake 1.9 mi 140 14 ft
Ellstrom Lake 2.9 mi 31 13 ft
Blackhoof Lake 3.3 mi 41 9 ft
Chub Lake 3.3 mi 313 28 ft
Spring Lake 3.5 mi 36 25 ft
Venoah Lake 3.7 mi 110 25 ft
Sand Lake 4.2 mi 128 27 ft
Sand Lake (Sandy) 4.3 mi 123 27 ft
Hizer Lake 4.3 mi 34 9 ft
Munson Lake 5.2 mi 36 23 ft
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