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Big Green Lake

Big Green Lake

  • Size: 1,810 acres
  • Maximum Depth: 32 ft
  • Water Clarity: 3.2-3.5 ft
  • Ordinary High Water Mark: 892.5 ft

Public Access:

  • Little Green State Water Access Site
  • Green Lake State Water Access Site
  • City Dock on Little Green
  • Ojiketa Regional Park, 70 acres
  • Trails
  • Camping/Cabins
  • Event Center
  • Swimming Beach
  • Boat Slips/Water Sports

County: Chisago County. The name Chisago comes from the Chippewa (Ojibway) Indian name referring to Chisago Lake (Kichi-saga sagiagan). Kichi means large, saga means fair or lovely. Nearest City: Chisago City “Gateway to the Lake”, one of “America’s Best Communities”

  • Founded: 1855
  • Population: 4,967
  • Size: 12 square miles
  • 35 miles north of St Paul, Minnesota