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Snake River State Forest


Aitkin, Kanabec


Acres: 9,635

Map and Guide

Motor Vehicle/OHV Classification: Closed Limited

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•Snake River State Forest is located in the northeastern corner of Kanabec County. State forests can be accessed from different points. Refer to the Minnesota state highway map for directions.

•Snake River State Forest is largely undeveloped. The best access to the state forest is via the Snake River State Water Trail and hunting/walking trails.

More about this forest

Snake River State Forest at a glance...


Dispersed Camping




5.9 Miles Class I ATV

5.9 Miles Class II ATV

5.9 Miles Off-Highway Motorcycling


Temp Forest Road / OHV Closures

Special features

• Snake River State Water Trail
• Bean Dam WMA

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