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Beautiful quiet lake

I have never been on such a beautiful quiet lake that is just huge. Spent an afternoon on a pontoon... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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Beautiful lake

We rented a houseboat from Timber Bay Lodge and spent 5 days on Birch Lake. Awesome scenery, good... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2017
Buffalo, Minnesota
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Aug 20, 2018
“Beautiful quiet lake”
Sep 17, 2017
“Beautiful lake”
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I have never been on such a beautiful quiet lake that is just huge. Spent an afternoon on a pontoon boat following groups of loons and a bald eagle

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank olephoebe
Reviewed September 17, 2017

We rented a houseboat from Timber Bay Lodge and spent 5 days on Birch Lake. Awesome scenery, good fishing, great swimming. Loved it!!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 28, 2017

Very beautiful lake that is not busy either which makes it awesome. 30 miles long and plenty of fishing there also!!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MandySSS
Reviewed July 12, 2016

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

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank doryanna120209
Reviewed June 13, 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

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Carla W
Reviewed September 1, 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!!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank linda2478
Reviewed August 26, 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

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Anne F
Reviewed July 18, 2014

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

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank mcagac
Reviewed July 1, 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!

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Mike K
Reviewed September 2, 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!

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank WITravelista27
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