Chippewa National Forest

Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Chippewa National Forest

Address:200 Ash Ave NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Size: 666,542acres.
Location:North-central Minnesota. Accessible by US 2 and 371; MN 6, 34, and 46. Nearby cities/towns include Blackduck, Cass Lake, Grand Rapids, Marcell, Remer, and Walker.
Facilities:Visitor center, 21 campgrounds, dispersed camping, picnic sites, trails (160 miles), snowmobile trails (382 miles), 9 canoe routes, 9 beaches, 3 scenic byways, 57 boat ramps, fishing piers.
Activities:Camping, fishing, boating, mountain biking, berry picking, swimming, water-skiing, hiking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, OHV riding, bird watching, dog sledding, horseback riding.
Special Features:Gilfillan Area, an undeveloped tract with an abundance of wild orchids; Lost Forty, a tract of virgin pines left untouched by loggers because early maps incorrectly showed the area was a lake; historic Rabideau CCC Camp, 13 buildings of a former Civilian Conservation Corps camp, on the National Register of Historic Places; Webster Lake Bog, an area with carnivorous plants along a self-guiding boardwalk trail; 150 pairs of breeding bald eagles.

See other parks in Minnesota.
References in periodicals archive ?
Clutch, brood, and fledgling parameters (mean [+ or -] SE, n) for parasitized (by Brown-headed Cowbirds) and non-parasitized Ovenbird nests in the Chippewa National Forest, Minnesota.
The 1999 dated ornament is the 8th in the line of dated, collectible ornaments that plant a three-year-old seedling tree for wildlife habitat in the Chippewa National Forest, home of the largest breeding population of Bald Eagles in the lower 48 states.
With drivers from Minnesota-based Wille Transport, the tree C a whopping 80-foot plus white spruceC will leave the Chippewa National Forest in a donated 2015 Kenworth truck, driven by Elwood Higdem from Clearbrook, MN, followed by a caravan of caretakers for the journey to the U.
The Water Quality Project findings help us manage upland forests in a way that protects lowland peatlands," says Steve Eubanks, who supervises Chippewa National Forest, where the map shows 50 percent lakes and wetlands.
On Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest, OneMain Financial and the NFF are restoring a forest that suffered from a severe windstorm in 2012 that damaged thousands of acres.

Full browser ?