Blackduck statue and water tower

Welcome to Blackduck

Take a look at the people and places that make Blackduck such a great place for families.  Better yet, visit us and let us show you what sets Blackduck apart.
Located 25 miles north of Bemidji Minnesota, this little town is considered the hub to the great outdoors of northern Minnesota.  Blackduck is next to the northwest edge of the Chippewa National Forest and in Blackduck State Forest. The town is near 600 lakes, 1.5 million acres of public forest land, and hundreds of miles of snowmobile and cross country trails in local and surrounding areas parks/trails.
The city of Blackduck has a population of 800 people. The town has all the amenities for visitors who plan on staying for a day or want to relocate. This area is considered an outdoorsman's paradise with all of the natural resources there are to offer. If you want to visit the Northwoods of Minnesota but not be too far from civilization, this is the place to be!
youth on original black duck statue

Visitor Information Center

If you plan to visit Blackduck during the summer season, please stop in our Visitor Information Center located in the Wayside rest on Highway 71 and County Road 30 in Blackduck.

Our friendly hosts will be happy to assist you.For more information, you may call the center toll free at 800-323-2975 or e-mail us