Rainy Lake real estate is a top ten market for lake homes and land in Minnesota.
There are typically around 40 lake homes for sale on Rainy Lake, and 40 lots and land listings available. Rainy Lake homes for sale have an average list price of $341,000.
Rainy Lake stretches approximately 50 miles along the Minnesota-Canada border. The scenic waters are a favorite for residents, seasonal visitors, and tourists alike.
It is convenient to have International Falls nearby, where you will find restaurants, shops, hotels, Falls Hospital, and International Falls Airport.
Rainy Lake is an impressive expanse, boasting 228,000 acres of water and over 2,000 islands.
Around the lakeshore and islands, you will find countless beaches and rocky peninsulas that are often secluded.
The surrounding forests are habited by moose, deer, wolves, bears, bald eagles, beavers, warblers, and many more native animals. Around the lake, you will see cranes, loons, and other waterfowl.
Rainy Lake is host to all kinds of watercraft: pontoons, powerboats, jet skis, sailboats, kayaks, canoes, and fishing boats.
People enjoy catching speed behind the boats on skis, tubes, and wakeboards. It is also famous for swimming and nature watching. Rainy Lake is a premier bass fishing location, but it also holds northern pike, walleye, sauger, and crappie.
International Falls host the Annual International Falls Premier Bass Fishing Tournament on Rainy Lake and Rainy River. The tournament gives away $30,000 in prize money.
Rainy Lake is part of Voyageurs National Park--the only national park in the state. Across its 218,00 acres, there are hundreds of miles of trails for hiking and snowmobiling.
Around the forest, there are many hidden waterfalls and historic rock formations. It is also one of the top locations in the country for viewing the northern lights.
At Rainy Lake, you can enjoy endless lake activities with International Falls and Voyageurs National Park nearby.