Find a state forest

Emily State Forest


Crow Wing


Acres: 639

Motor Vehicle/OHV Classification: Limited

Approved Firewood Vendors

Title. This slideshow requires the latest version of Adobe Flash Player.

• This is our smallest state forest, located south of the town of Emily on Highway 6.

• There are no campgrounds within the forest. However, dispersed camping is allowed, and campgrounds are available at nearby Land O'Lakes and Crow Wing state forests.

More about this forest

Emily State Forest at a glance...


Dispersed Camping




Spring temporary trail and road closures are now in effect due to wet conditions. Signs will be posted at entry points and parking lots. The closures include all unmarked roads and trails unless specifically listed.

Temp Forest Road / OHV Closures

Other destinations

Land O'Lakes State Forest
Hill River State Forest
Crow Wing State Forest
Duck Lake WMA
Birchdale WMA