Eleventh Crow Wing Lake
In the Leech Lake area near Walker, Hackensack, Longville, and Akeley MN, some lakes are connected to other lakes by rivers or streams. For people looking for lake homes for sale, lake cabins for sale, or lake lots for sale, a chain of lakes may be an option to consider. Eleventh Crow Wing Lake is part of a chain of 11 lakes!
Eleventh Crow Wing Lake property for sale includes all types of properties. Everything from majestic log homes to cozy lake cabins to waterfront lots for sale. According to the DNR “Crow Wing” got its name from the shape of a large island at the mouth of the Crow Wing River. The American Indians thought the shape of the island was in the form of a raven’s wing. Through language translations by early explorers, it was named “Crow Wing”.
About Eleventh Crow Wing Lake
According to the DNR, Eleventh Crow Wing Lake has a surface area of 751 acres and a maximum depth of 80 feet. Eleventh Crow Wing Lake is also a very deep lake; a large percentage of the lake is more than 15 feet deep.
Eleventh Crow Wing Lake is near Akeley MN; this area is considered the headwaters of the Crow Wing Chain of Lakes. Connected by the Crow Wing River, which flows southeast for 90 miles before it connects to the Mississippi River, the Eleventh Crow Wing Lake is an ideal location.
Things to Do
Whether people are visiting the Leech Lake area or have purchased real estate in the Walker, Hackensack, Longville, Akeley area, there is something for everyone to do in the Leech Lake, Ten Mile Lake, Woman Lake, and Eleventh Crow Wing Lake area.
According to Akeley Chamber of Commerce, Akeley is home to the world’s largest Paul Bunyan statue, which is located in downtown Akeley. It’s definitely a photo opportunity!
Visiting Paul Bunyan Museum
The Paul Bunyan Museum has historic information about the beautiful area and Akeley, MN.
Exploring the Heartland Trail
One of the first rail-to-trail projects in the entire country is located in the Leech Lake area! The Heartland Trail is a 49-mile paved multi-use trail. The Leech Lake area and Eleventh Crow Wing Lake area have easy access to the paved Heartland Trail. In the summer, the trail is used primarily for cycling and walking. However, along a 30-mile portion of the Heartland Trail, there is a secondary trail that is used for horseback riding, mountain biking, and hiking. The DNR has maps and more information about the Heartland Trail.
Akeley City Campground
The Akeley City Campground is located on the shores of Eleventh Crow Wing Lake. This well-run, popular campground is convenient to so many things in the area AND it has lakeside campsites.
It’s not very often the DNR states that a lake has an abundance of Walleyes, but that’s what they say about Eleventh Crow Wing Lake! Yellow Perch and Northern Pike are also in abundance. Of course, there are also Black Crappies and Sunfish present.
Eleventh Crow Wing Lake and Akeley MN are near very nice 18-hole public golf courses. There is also a 9-hole golf courses in the area; the following are 18-hole public golf courses in the area! LongBow Golf Club, Walker MN; Tianna Country Club, Walker MN; Eagles View Golf Course, Park Rapids MN; Headwaters Golf Club, Park Rapids MN
Canoeing and Kayaking
The Crow Wing River State Water Trail is known as one of Minnesota’s best “wilderness” routes for canoeists and kayakers. Because the River is rarely more than 3 feet deep and rarely has rapids, it is known as a great River for family canoe trips. The DNR, which has valuable information about so many topics, has valuable information about the Crow Wing River State Water Trail: campsites, rest areas, fishing, boating, and more.
Shopping, Dining, Events
The Leech Lake area has a wide variety of Shopping, Dining, and Events. Our local chambers have fabulous information about the area.
- Leech Lake Chamber of Commerce
- Akeley Chamber of Commerce
- Hackensack Chamber of Commerce
- Longville Chamber of Commerce
- Park Rapids Chamber of Commerce
There are so many fun things to do and experience in the Leech Lake area: Walker, Hackensack, and Longville. Be sure to check out the Local Blogs for more information about the Leech Lake area and things to do!
Additional Leech Lake Area Real Estate for Sale
- Leech Lake Homes for Sale, Cabins for Sale
- Ten Mile Lake Homes for Sale, Cabins for Sale
- Woman Lake Homes for Sale, Cabins for Sale
- Kabekona Lake Homes for Sale, Cabins for Sale
- Birch Lake Homes for Sale, Cabins for Sale