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Sabin Lake

St. Louis County - Minnesota
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Frequently Asked Questions About Sabin Lake, MN


How big is Sabin Lake?
Sabin Lake is approximately 314 sq acres (1.3 sq km) in size with 7 miles (11.7 km) of shoreline.

How deep is Sabin Lake?
Sabin Lake is approximately 40 feet (12.2 m) at its deepest point.

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

Other fish species in the lake include Cisco (Tullibee), Common Shiner, Emerald Shiner, Golden Shiner, Hybrid Sunfish, Johnny Darter, Shorthead Redhorse, Spottail Shiner and White Sucker.



What are the closest cities to Sabin Lake?
Nearby cities and towns include Biwabik, MN, Aurora, MN and Hoyt Lakes, MN.

Are there places to stay in the Sabin 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! Sabin 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 boat launches on Sabin Lake?
We know of 1 public boat launch on Sabin Lake. Please observe any specific lake regulations posted by the boat launch and please help keep the launch area free of litter.

Are there places to eat and drink near Sabin Lake?
Yes, you can find numerous options in the area. Click the button below to see what's nearby.

Explore the Sabin 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

Sabin Lake is located approximately 4 miles NE of Biwabik near the recreation area known as Giants Ridge. There is a concrete boat ramp and dock located on the west side of the lake for public access.

Sabin is the most upstream lake on the Embarrass River. Fish may move between Sabin Lake and Wynne Lake (downstream) through a narrows that is navigable by boat except in very low flow periods. Lake bottom substrates along the shoreline of Sabin Lake consist mostly of rubble, gravel, sand, and boulder. Aquatic plants are sparse and grow to a depth of 6 feet. The most common plants are waterlilies and burreeds.

Results from the 2016 survey of Sabin Lake were similar to past assessments. Walleye were sampled in numbers slightly above average compared to other similar lakes in the area. Northern pike, bluegill and black crappie numbers indicate populations that are slightly below average by comparison to other similar area lakes.

Walleye numbers in 2016 (4.1/gill net) were slightly below the historic average for Sabin Lake. Walleye in Sabin are very slow growing. An walleye 11 inches was typically about 4 years old. The largest walleye sampled was 22.2 inches long which was the only walleye over 16 inches sampled in 2016.

Northern pike numbers in 2016 (1.6/gill net) were below the historic average for Sabin Lake. The average pike sampled was 20 inches long and the largest pike was just over 31 inches. Only two pike over 24 inches were sampled in the gill nets.

Bluegill abundance in 2016 (3.8/trap net) was nearly identical to the historic average for this lake. The average bluegill sampled was 7.6 inches long and about 5 years old. The largest bluegill sampled was 9.2 inches long. Fifty percent ot the bluegill sampled in 2016 were 8 inches or larger.

Black crappie numbers in 2016 (2.2/trap net) were slightly below the historic average for Sabin Lake. The average crappie sampled was 9.4 inches long and the largest crappie was 11.6 inches. Thirty percent of the crappie sampled in 2016 were 10 inches or larger.






What is the average air temp for Sabin Lake?
Looking forward to your next adventure at Sabin 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 3°F (-16°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 Sabin Lake?
Enjoy more of the outdoors with a visit to an area state park. There are 2 state parks in the vacinity of Sabin 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 Sabin Lake...
DISTANCE ACRES MAX DEPTH
Wynne Lake 1.8 mi 278 52 ft
Sabin Lake (Embarrass Mine) 3.4 mi 156 465 ft
Canton Pit 4.3 mi 166 286 ft
Embarrass Lake 4.5 mi 463 19 ft
St James Pit 4.6 mi 105 381 ft
Hay Lake 4.9 mi 75 5 ft
Cedar Lake 6.4 mi 32 51 ft
Cedar Island Lake 6.5 mi 205 20 ft
Colby Lake 8.1 mi 518 30 ft
Whitewater Lake 8.2 mi 1,212 73 ft
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