D.A.R. State Forest (Minnesota)

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D.A.R. State Forest
Map showing the location of D.A.R. State Forest
Map showing the location of D.A.R. State Forest
Geography
Location Pine County, Minnesota, United States
Coordinates 46°12′30″N 92°44′56″W / 46.20828°N 92.74881°W / 46.20828; -92.74881Coordinates: 46°12′30″N 92°44′56″W / 46.20828°N 92.74881°W / 46.20828; -92.74881
Elevation 1,181 ft (360 m)
Area 643 acres (260 ha)
Established 1943
Governing body Minnesota Department of Natural Resources,
Website www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_forests/sft00015/index.html
Ecology
WWF Classification Western Great Lakes Forests
EPA Classification Northern Lakes and Forests

The D.A.R. State Forest is a state forest located in Pine County, Minnesota. It is named after the Daughters of the American Revolution and is located east of Banning State Park. There are no facilities in the forest established for outdoor recreation activities, including hiking. Visitors are recommended to stay at nearby Banning State Park, Nemadji State Forest, or General C. C. Andrews State Forest.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "D.A.R. State Forest". Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 2010-09-08. Retrieved 2010-09-09.