Keller and Spoon Lake
Keller Lake is located near the intersection of Highway 61 and Highway 36 in Maplewood. The portion of the lake which lies north of Highway 36 is commonly referred to as Spoon Lake.
Walleye: low in abundance, average size. Walleye found here are emigrants from Phalen Lake or Lake Gervais.
Largemouth bass: lower than average abundance, average size.
Bluegill: higher than average in abundance, average size.
Crappie: average abundance, average size.
Bullhead species: average abundance, average size.
Yellow Perch: lower than average abundance, average size.
Access to this lake is located on Spoon Lake. Travel north on Arcade Street from Roselawn to reach the site.
ACCESS CLOSED The channel between Spoon Lake and Keller Lake will be closed until the fall for replacement of the Highway 36 bridge over the channel
This lake has an abundance of shore fishing opportunities. The entire shoreline of Spoon Lake and the eastern shore of Keller Lake lie within Keller Lake Regional Park operated by Ramsey County. There are shore fishing benches installed on Spoon Lake. Parking is abundance on both basins.
- Re-survey in 2013. Population assessment in 2019.
Exotic Species Alert:
This lake contains Eurasian water milfoil. Remove all visible plant material from your boat, trailer and other boating equipment before leaving the lake.
Keller/Spoon is one of the most popular shore fishing lakes in the area. Access is easy, parking is plentiful and the fish generally bite well. Bluegill and crappie are the targets for most anglers here.