Bouder Lake

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Bouder Lake
Location Cook County, Minnesota, U.S.
Coordinates 47°50′28″N 90°44′54″W / 47.84111°N 90.74833°W / 47.84111; -90.74833Coordinates: 47°50′28″N 90°44′54″W / 47.84111°N 90.74833°W / 47.84111; -90.74833
Primary outflows Crescent Lake, Poplar River
Basin countries United States
Surface area 136 acres (1 km2)

Bouder Lake is a 136 acre lake in Cook County, Minnesota which is tributary to the Poplar River.[1] Bouder Lake reaches a maximum depth of 17 feet.[1] Bouder is accessible through a navigable channel leading into Crescent Lake.[1] A fisheries survey turned up populations of walleye, muskellunge, smallmouth bass, yellow perch, and white suckers.[1] An aquatic plants survey found the lake to be home to several species of water marigolds, pondweed, bladderwort, water lily, burreed, sedges, and cattails.[2]

On older maps, Bouder Lake has been named as Boulder Lake, Reck Lake, and Rush Lake.[3]


  1. ^ a b c d Bouder Lake information report, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, 2005. Retrieved November 28, 2011.
  2. ^ Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Minnesota Biological Survey, List of Plants Observed at Boulder Lake. Accessed August 31, 2013.
  3. ^ United States Board on Geographic Names. Bouder Lake. 1980. Accessed August 31, 2013.