Big Sand Lake Association - Hubbard County, Park Rapids, MN - original logo design by Marcia Bergland

Big Sand Lake Association

committed to the preservation of Big Sand Lake

Big Sand Lake  •  Current News & Events

06/06/2018 - Big Sand Lake Annual Meeting

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Fenton’s Folly, 23811 Greenleaf Drive. A family picnic will be held after the meeting. We invite you to attend, show you love and support for the lake, get to know your neighbors, and what we as a lake association do to help keep our lake free from AIS and other important topics.


We encourage you to check the Calendar tab to see all of our summer events! Also, check out the Park Rapids Chamber of Commerce calendar to see what is going on in the area this summer.

06/06/2018 - Lake Associations Contribute Both Time and Money to Preserve Water Quality

Minnesota’s private lake associations contribute more than $6.2 million and 1.2 million volunteer hours each year to preserving water quality of the state’s signature natural resource.

06/06/2018 - News from Minnesota Lakes and Rivers

Gov. Dayton signed the bonding bill.With this action the 2018 Legislative session is over and I wanted to get out an email to let you know the results.


The good news is that legislators heard you and responded. MLR members sent over 5,000 emails, letters and phone calls to the Legislature and Governor Dayton on behalf of lakes and rivers. Many Legislators recognized the important contributions lake associations make in protecting the public waters, and understand the issues that lake home and cabin owners face.That was the good news.


The bad news is that not much happened. Click here to read the full story...

06/06/2018 - Watercraft Inspections

If you see any issues regarding inconsistent watercraft inspections at our local accesses, please contact Nicholas Macklem, the Hubbard County AIS Director. Nicholas may be reached at 218-732-3890 or Nicholas does visit the accesses on a regular basis, but would like residents to be observant as well. Please thank our inspectors when you see good inspections taking place! Thank you everyone for doing you part to keep our lakes free from AIS.

Charitable Lake Fund

Learn More About the Big Sand Charitable Lake Fund

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