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Bonnie Lake

Crow Wing County - Minnesota
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Frequently Asked Questions About Bonnie Lake, MN

How big is Bonnie Lake?
Bonnie Lake is approximately 76 sq acres (0.3 sq km) in size with 1 miles (2.3 km) of shoreline.

How deep is Bonnie Lake?
Bonnie Lake is approximately 42 feet (12.8 m) at its deepest point.

What kind of fish can you catch in Bonnie Lake?
Although thery may be others but anglers can expect to find a variety of fish including Black Crappie, Bluegill, Brown Bullhead, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, Pumpkinseed, Yellow Bullhead and Yellow Perch in Bonnie Lake.

Other fish species in the lake include Banded Killifish, Blackchin Shiner, Blacknose Shiner, Hybrid Sunfish, Johnny Darter, Spottail Shiner and White Sucker.

Are there fishing guides or charters for Bonnie Lake?
Yes! There are fishing guides and charters for Bonnie Lake and/or the surrounding area.

What are the closest cities to Bonnie Lake?
Nearby cities and towns include Breezy Point, MN, Ironton, MN and Pequot Lakes, MN.

Are there places to stay in the Bonnie 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! Bonnie 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 Bonnie Lake?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

Explore the Bonnie 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

Bonnie lake is 63 acres in size and is located about seven miles north of Merrifield. There is no public access on this lake. Development included about 12 homes/cabins in 1994. The lake has moderately-hard water and low phosphorus fertility. Water clarity is about average for the area. About 62% of the lake is shallower than 15 feet. Shallow water soils are primarily sand and silt. The aquatic plant community is fairly diverse. Emergent species like bulrush often provide preferred spawning habitat for bass and panfish species. Submergent species grew to a depth of about 20 feet in 1994. These species provide cover and feeding areas for a wide variety of fish species.Northern pike and largemouth bass were the most abundant gamefish species in the 1994 netting. Compared to similar type lakes, northern pike abundance was "high." However, average length was 24 inches and average weight was 3.1 lbs.. Seven age classes were sampled in fairly uniform numbers and growth was good. Largemouth bass were also caught in "high" numbers. Average weight was 1.6 lbs. and six age classes were present.The bluegill catch was "average" compared to similar type lakes. Seven age classes were sampled and growth was slow. About 12% of bluegills sampled were 7.0 inches or more in length. Other panfish sampled included hybrid sunfish, pumpkinseeds and black crappies.Forage species sampled included "average" numbers of yellow perch and white suckers. Other species sampled included brown bullheads and yellow bullheads.

What is the average air temp for Bonnie Lake?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Bonnie 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 26°F (-3°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 Bonnie Lake?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 4 state parks in the vacinity of Bonnie 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 Bonnie Lake...
East Twin Lake 0.6 mi 28 28 ft
Bass Lake 1.0 mi 294 24 ft
Lougee Lake 1.1 mi 212 53 ft
Young Lake 1.2 mi 67 21 ft
Markee Lake 1.9 mi 104 33 ft
Lower Mission Lake 2.0 mi 725 27 ft
Horseshoe Lake 2.1 mi 922 56 ft
Taylor Lake 2.2 mi 36 32 ft
Upper Mission Lake 2.6 mi 874 36 ft
Little Bass Lake 2.6 mi 95 49 ft
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