The Snow-Covered Bear Head Lake State Park Is A Can’t-Miss Winter Oasis In Minnesota

In many states, a blanket of snow shuts everything down. But in Minnesota, it only adds a new layer of fun and adventure. In every corner of the Land of 10,000 Lakes, winter brings fun activities and beautiful landscapes. In northern Minnesota, Ely is one of the most beautiful places you can imagine. Most people know it for the breathtaking, million-acre Boundary Waters. But there’s a small state park in Ely that is well worth visiting, especially in the winter. Under a blanket of snow, this Bear Head Lake State Park is a cant-miss winter oasis, full of quiet beauty. Here’s what you’ll find when you visit.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Have you ever visited Bear Head Lake State Park in the winter? What did you think? For other wonderful places to visit when the snow flies, check out our past articles about a snowy hike at Flandrau State Park and the peace and quiet of Itasca State Park in winter.

Address: 9301 Bear Head State Park Rd, Ely, MN 55731, USA