Lake Leander Picnic Area, MN

US Forest Service

Lake Leander Picnic Area

Lake Leander is a popular swimming area and picnic area for local residents as well as visitors. The picnic area and swimming beach is located on the southern shore of Lake Leander. Large red pines tower...[more]



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Lake Leander is located 20 miles northwest of Virginia, MN.

  • From Virginia take Highway 53 north for 14 miles to County Highway 65.
  • Go west (left) on 65 for 6 miles to the picnic/beach area entrance. 

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