Lake Homes Realty
Enter City or Zip

Little Johnson Lake


Little Johnson Lake, Minnesota

Located in Minnesota, Little Johnson Lake real estate is a beautiful, but lesser known, market in the state for lake homes and lake lots.

No listings found
    • Ownership
    • Counties: Saint Louis County
      About Little Johnson Lake
      Saint Louis County, Minnesota

      Little Johnson Lake is located in far northern Minnesota, near the Canadian border. For city trips, residents can visit International Falls or Ely.

      This lake is 75 miles away from Falls International Airport and 78 miles away from Falls Memorial Hospital.

      Life on the Water

      Little Johnson Lake is 566 acres in size with a maximum depth of 28 feet. The lake contains 10.6 miles of shoreline, with plenty of space for recreation and relaxation.

      The lake is popular for boating, fishing, swimming, and watersports. Take a stroll around the lake, or have a picnic on the shore. There are no public access points, but there is one on the southern side of the connected Johnson Lake.

      Anglers can find bluegill, lake whitefish, northern pike, northern sunfish, pumpkinseed, rock bass, smallmouth bass, walleye, yellow perch, white sucker, and golden shiner.

      Around the Area

      Voyageurs National Park features multiple lakes and islands plus campsites, hiking trails, and ranger-led guided tours.

      Kabetogama State Forest offers trails for hiking, skiing, snowmobiling, and ATV vehicles, plus boating and fishing.

      Visit Ely

      Those looking for fun off of the water can discover everything Ely has to offer.

      Highly rated restaurants call Ely home, like Britton’s Cafe, Boathouse Brewpub & Restaurant, Ely Steak House, and Insula.

      One popular attraction is Kawishiwi Falls Trail, where visitors can hike through the woods and relax in nature.

      Another fun spot is the International Wolf Center, where visitors can go and see a variety of wolves living inside the preserve.

      The North American Bear Center is a great place to go if you want to learn more about black bears. This one-of-a-kind educational center features interactive exhibits, daily events, and programs, as well as a forested enclosure for four “ambassador” bears!

      A Place to Call Home

      Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a waterfront property, Little Johnson Lake is an excellent choice.