Sawbill Lake facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSawbill Lake
|Location||Tofte Township, Cook County, Minnesota, United States|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||765 acres (310 ha)|
|Max. depth||45 ft (14 m)|
|Surface elevation||1,787 ft (545 m)|
Sawbill Lake is a lake in Cook County, Minnesota. The closest town to Sawbill Lake is Tofte. It is a popular entry point (number 38) to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in the Superior National Forest. Sawbill is a nickname of the common merganser duck. There is a United States Forest Service cabin, a canoe outfitter, and a campground located at the southern end of the lake. During the Great Depression there was a Civilian Conservation Corps camp six miles south of the lake.
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