June 1 Fishing Report

Jim Janssen, owner Voyagaire Lodge & Houseboats reported that their guests did well fishing for walleyes at depths of 8-12’. Minnows and leeches did the best with lindy’s. Bruce Beste, owner of Cabins on Crane, reported that Mike and Mike caught 39” and 38” northern pike on Saturday and Sunday in the Swanson Bay area…
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May 25th Fishing Report

Mark W, a guest at Pine Point Lodge, Resort & Motel, stated his fishing experience was fantastic.  The best depth of water for large mouths has been less than 3ft.  He caught a 4 pounder in 65 degree water temperature on May 23rd using a gold jerk bait.   Finding the warm water seems to be the trick.  For small mouth bass, Marc S, from…
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May 18, 2016 Fishing Report

Jerry Pohlman, owner of Nelson’s Resort reported the following: “Our guests had good walleye fishing with some in the 20”-25" range released and plenty of slot fish for eating. We also have a party that is targeting smallmouth and they are doing very well catching between 50 and 100 fish a day all released many…
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4th of July Parade & Fireworks

Join us to celebrate Independence Day - there is no better place to be than Crane Lake!  Our world famous parade is always on the 4th - it starts at 7:00 p.m. and goes down the main street of Crane Lake (Gold Coast Road). Come at 6:30 for line up and if you want a good spot! …
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Crane Lake Voyageur Days

CANCELLED for 2022 Please read below the events that typically occur during Voyageur Days.  Keep an eye out for what plans we can make happen this busy 2021 summer.  Celebrate the Rich History of Crane Lake with Pierre and the Rest of our Fun-Loving Community.  Individuals and businesses are teaming together to bring guests an…
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July 4th Boat Parade – Cancelled for 2022

Due to higher than average water levels in the Crane Lake Area, the hard decision was made to cancel the Boat Parade. Please check back next year for this Fourth of July favorite! In addition to the traditional parade at Crane Lake, we are excited to announce a Boat Parade also happening on July 4th. …
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Labor Day Weekend and the 5K Walk/Run

Labor Day Weekend "Kicks Off" on Friday for a weekend of great shopping deals! Pick up a map at Anderson Canoe Outfitters and complete the Trading Post Run enjoying end-of-season discounts and sidewalk sales at area businesses.  In the evening, dine at Voyagaire Lodge enjoying an all-you-can eat Fish Fry from 5-9 pm. Saturday events…
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Crane Lake Chapel Events

The Chapel Bazaar July 20, 2022 10:00am-1:00pm Lunch, Bake Sale, Garage Sale, Books, Antiques, and Crafts. Vacation Bible School June 21-23, 2022 & August 2-4, 2022 9:00am-11:30am The Crane Lake Chapel will be hosting another wonderful Vacation Bible School program this summer. MN Adult and Teen Challenge Choir August 28, 2022 11:30am
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Crane Lake Challenge

March 6th, 2021 Snowmobile Racing at its Best!  The overhead photo below was taken in 2016 when hundreds of spectators got to witness an amazing speed of 178.2 miles per hour on our 1,000 feet of shaved ice.  On March 3rd, 2018 the top speed was over 174 mph.  On March 4th, 2017, the top…
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