Badoura State Forest

Counties:

Cass, Hubbard

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Fire Danger Rating

Acres: 4,520


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Motor Vehicle/OHV Classification: Limited

Approved Firewood Vendors

photo: Badoura state forest

•Badoura State Forest is located 10 miles south of Akeley on Hwy 64.

•It is located around the Badoura State Forest Nursery, that was founded in 1931.

•The landscape is denoted by large marshy areas intermixed with conifers (mainly jack pine). The 4,400-acres of state-owned land in this 15,360-acre forest offers many birding and hunting opportunities including the Crow Wing Chain WMA which, is located just to the southeast of the state forest.


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Notes:

Badoura State Forest surrounds the Badoura State Forest Nursery, which consists of approximately 200 acres, with 140 acres under cultivation. Almost 50 million trees are growing at the nursery. Species produced include red pine, jack pine, white pine, white spruce, black spruce, black walnut, green ash, red oak, silver maple, and wild plum. The public is welcome to take a tour of nursery by calling 218-652-2385.

Badoura State Forest at a glance...

RECREATION

Dispersed Camping

Hunting

TRAILS

Hiking


Temp Forest Road / OHV Closures

SPECIAL FEATURES IN STATE FOREST

• Crow Wing Chain WMA