Hackensack, Minnesota

Area Resources

Hackensack Chamber of Commerce
Leech Lake Tourism Bureau
Leech Lake Chamber of Commerce
Fishing Leech Lake
Longville Chamber of Commerce


Hackensack Area Information

Hackensack, Minnesota sets right in the middle of a northern Minnesota lake area that boasts 127 lakes within a ten mile radius of the town of Hackensack. A few of the more prominent lakes very close to Hackensack would be Ten Mile Lake, Birch Lake, Stoney Lake, Pleasant Lake, Webb Lake, Big Portage Lake, Lindsay Lake and Pine Mountain Lake. Hackensack is the heart of activity for thousands of northern Minnesota vacationers. Lakeshore campers, lake cabin owners and lake home owners all converge in Hackensack.

Up north shopping is a favorite pass time for Hackensack area vacationers. Besides the local tourist shops numerous Flee Markets are held right in downtown Hackensack. People come for miles from their lake place to shop in Hackensack.

The River House Restaurant is a long time Hackensack landmark. Great food and drink have been served to lake country vacationers and locals for many decades. Numerous other dining and beverage establishments line the main street of Hackensack, Minnesota.

A statue of "Lucette" stands on the shore of Birch Lake right downtown Hackensack. She is the sweetheart of the legendary Paul Bunyan. Lucette has been a draw for Hackensack area vacationers also for numerous decades.

All of the vacationer's favorite northern Minnesota activities happen at the many lakes covering the Hackensack area. Great fishing, boating, water skiing, tubing or just relaxing is enjoyed by all.

Hackensack, Minnesota is also the home of the "Bear Pause" movie theater. It serves a very large lake area and provides great entertainment for the many lakeshore vacationers, especially on those rainy days.

Distance, Direction and Driving Time from
Hackensack to Area Towns and Significant Cities

Towns Miles Direction Driving Time
Akeley 16.8 W, NW 28 min
Backus 11.5 S 17 min
Bemidji 51 N, NW 57 min
Brainerd 50.9 S 1 hr, 9 min
Cass Lake 32.4 N 37 min
Federal Dam 36.9 NE 54 min
Longville 18.8 E 32 min
Nevis 25 W 51 min
Park Rapids 36.8 W 1 hr, 7 min
Pine River 16.9 S 22 min
Remer 38.5 E, NE 47 min
Walker 13.4 N 15 min

Distance and Direction from
Hackensack, Minnesota to Area Lakes

Lake

Miles

Direction

1XL Lake

10.7

E

Ada Lake

15.5

SE

Baby Lake

8.5

E

Big Bass Lake

9.4

NW

Big Deep Lake

8.3

E

Big Portage Lake

10.6

SE

Birch Lake

0

 

Black Water Lake

11.8

E, SE

Bowen Lake

8.5

S

Boxx Lake

4

 

Brookway Lake

17.2

S, SE

Child Lake

9.1

E

Cripple Lake

9.8

NW

Crooked Lake

6.3

S

Crystal Lake

11.9

W, NW

Deep Portage Lake

14.6

SE

Four Point Lake

5.8

SE

Goose Lake

8.4

SW

Hand Lake

16

SE

Harriet Lake

17.5

SE

Hattie Lake

13

SE

Hay Lake

18.6

 

Horseshoe Lake

6.7

S

Howard Lake

19.2

W, NW

Island Lake

19.1

E, SE

Jackpine Lake

4.7

SW

Johnson Lake

10.6

S, SE

Kerr Lake

7.7

E

Kid Lake

8

E

Larson Lake

4

NE

Leech Lake

10

N

Limday Lake

8.1

S

Little Base Lake

11.3

NW

Little Web Lake

7.6

NE

Long #2 Lake

16.3

SE

Man Lake

11.2

E, NE

Moccasin Lake

11.4

NE

Mule Lake

14.3

E, SE

North Haynes Lake

10.7

SW

Oxyoke Lake

5.4

S

Paquet Lake

1.1

SE

Pickerel Lake

8.8

E

Pine Mountain Lake

9

S

Pleasant Lake

2.5

E

Ponto Lake

16

SE

Portage Lake

6

N

Rainy Lake

9.2

S, SE

Rice Portage Lake

12

SE

Sanborn Lake

8.9

S

Sand Lake

11.7

E, SE

Sand Lake #1

15.8

SE

Sand Lake #2

16

SE

South Haynes Lake

9.9

SW

Stony Lake

7

NE

Sylvan Lake

13.5

SE

Tamarack Lake

17.6

SE

Ten Mile Lake

4

N

Trillium Lake

7.5

E

Variety Lake

5.8

SW

Wabedo Lake

16

E, SE

Webb Lake

5.6

E

Wheeler Lake

10.4

W, NW

Widow Lake

10.8

E, SE

Woman Lake

10

E