Kimball, Mink and Boys Lakes


Cook County

Cook County

Location: Cook County, MN

Funding: Lessard-Sams 2013

Contact:  Gitchee Gumee Chapter

Goals: Restore the lakes’ productivity, enhance trout habitat, remove non-game fish and protection the lakes from future degradation


Repairing Outlet Fish Barrier

Repairing Outlet Fish Barrier

• Reclamation of all three lakes via rotenone and restocking of trout.

• Repair the deteriorated barrier located at the outlet of Kimball Lake with large logs and rock.

Implementation: Construction was largely completed in 2013, final wrap-up will occur in 2014.

Project Contributors: Trout Unlimited, Arrowhead Flyfishers and MNDNR.