Shafer Lake Day-Use Area



From Pillager take State Hwy. 210 (W) 0.5 mi. to Cass Co. 1; turn right (N) 8 mi. to Cass Co. 15; turn right (E) 1.5 mi.


Phone: 218-825-3075

Managed by: Crow Wing State Park

photo: Shafer Lake Day-Use Area

Purchase Approved Firewood

Description: The Shafer Lake Day-Use Area is adjacent to the public canoe landing. This day use area is open 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. for picnicking, horseback riding, swimming, and canoeing.

Highlights: Connected to this day-use are 27 miles of horseback riding shared with Walter E. Stark Assembly Area and Horse Campground.

Visitor Alert:

Use caution on Lost Lake Forest Road due to logging activity and trucks hauling.


carry-in access

2 picnic tables

symbol wheelchair denotes accessible feature, (#) denotes number that are accessible.