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Waukenabo State Forest




Acres: 15,461

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Motor Vehicle/OHV Classification: Limited

Approved Firewood Vendors

photo: Waukenabo state forest

•Waukenabo State Forest consists of scattered lands near the city of Palisade in Aitkin County. There is no developed trail system within this forest.

•Visitors are welcome to explore this state forest while visiting the Little Willow River Wildlife Management Area, Main Unit.

More about this forest

Visitor Alert:

OHV Riding Restrictions During Deer Hunting Season

  • Use of off-highway vehicles (OHVs) on state forest OHV trails and state forest trails during firearms deer season is allowed only for deer-hunting purposes, and only within permitted times. More information

Waukenabo State Forest at a glance...


Dispersed Camping




Temp Forest Road / OHV Closures

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Little Willow River WMA: Main Unit
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