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Birch Lake

Babbitt, MN
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Houseboat excellence

Was the best trip we've ever had in the great outdoors. We had total privacy. We would go again in... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2016
doryanna120209
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Love it here!

Gorgeous lake - large, relatively quiet, loons, eagles, turkey vultures, great shorelines... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2016
Carla W
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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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12 Jul 2016
“Houseboat excellence”
13 Jun 2016
“Love it here!”
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Babbitt, MN
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Was the best trip we've ever had in the great outdoors. We had total privacy. We would go again in a second

Thank doryanna120209
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Gorgeous lake - large, relatively quiet, loons, eagles, turkey vultures, great shorelines. Beautiful big sky sunsets and the stars at night are incredible! Want to see the northern lights up there sometime. Public boat landing near Timber Bay is closed now for reconstruction but such...More

Thank Carla W
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Such beautiful sights I see and such a lovely beach! I like the trampoline! It's so wonderful for the kids! But it broke this year so we couldnt go back this year which was kind of a bummer!!

Thank linda2478
Reviewed 26 August 2015

The beach area was weed free and quiet and there was also a park and a dock and a separate fishing dock. There is adequate parking near the beach or even at the nearby boat launch. I enjoyed the path through the woods for a...More

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Beautiful, uncrowded. Lot's of islands and rugged shoreline to camp, fish, swim. View eagles, deer, bears

Thank mcagac
Reviewed 1 July 2014

This lake is 21 miles long with enough coves and bays it makes you feel like you are the only one on the lake!

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 2 September 2012

I loved it all. Can't think of anything I really disliked. A few mosquitoes, but then, you expect that in the Minnesota backcountry!

Thank WITravelista27
Reviewed 13 August 2012

We cruised from Timber Bay in a pontoon boat and saw Bald Eagles, loons, and other wild life. The lake is calm and quit even though some are water skiing. Take the boat out late at night and check out the zillion stars! Fishing was...More

2  Thank mkrisk
Reviewed 22 July 2012

Stunning! Lots of space and small islands to explore. Its root beer water but its clean and lovely to swim in! Watch out for the rocks, theres alot but if you pay attention they wont get in your way.

Thank JPHMplsmn
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Reviewed 3 June 2002

On the first week of June myself and 11 other men camped on the lake fishing and partying. Very good launch for the boats and plenty parking area. Camped on a remont site which was verygood. the fishing was the best I've had in years....More

4  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Boat launch construction
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