large glacial lake in the Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Ontario and the U.S. state of Minnesota
North America > Lake of the Woods

The Lake of the Woods region spans portions of Eastern Manitoba, Northwestern Minnesota and Northwestern Ontario.

Map of Lake of the Woods

The largest populated place on Lake of the Woods is 1 Kenora, Ontario (pop. 15,000) on the Trans-Canada Highway mainline north of the lake.

On the south shore, Minnesota "mainland" points include:

There is one isolated community, 6 Angle Inlet (pop. 60), on the west side of the lake in Northwest Angle, Minnesota. The only overland access to this part of Minnesota is through Manitoba. The area is popular among recreational anglers.

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