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Crane Lake, MN is located in northern Minnesota near the Minnesota – Canada border.  The pristine waters of Crane Lake, Sand Point Lake and Namakan Lake are located in Voyageurs National Park.  This area is a wonderful vacation destination to get away from it all.  The unspoiled waters, pristine wilderness and outstanding fishing attract thousands of visitors every year.

Fishing Tips

Fishing is very good on these lakes for a variety of species of fish.  In Crane Lake, anglers target walleye, sauger and northern pike.  In Sand Point Lake and Namakan Lake, you can target walleye, sauger, northern pike, smallmouth bass, crappie, perch, largemouth bass and bluegill.  Take a look at our Crane Lake, MN Fishing Tips page for more fishing information.

line-3See How It Ranks

Crane Lake Area Points Points Possible
Ability to catch a lot of fish 2 2
Ability to catch trophy fish 1.75 2
Good for multiple species of fish 1 1
Guides & Charters available 0.25 1
Scenic 1 1
Quality lodging options 1 1
Dining options 0.5 1
Area businesses relating to boat storage, rentals, repair, etc. 1 1
Positive Score 8.5
Overly Crowded 0 Minus 1
Overly Expensive 0 Minus 1
Negative Score 0
Total Score 8.5
Highest Score Possible 10

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