Minnesota Star Lake certified since 2011
Awarded 2012 Lake Association of the Year in Ottertail County
Pelican Lake is located in the northwest corner of Otter Tail County, eight miles north of Pelican Rapids, just south of the Becker County Line. The lake is approximately 7 miles long, 1 to 1 1/2 miles wide, up to 60 feet deep, spring fed and part of the Pelican River Chain of Lakes. Pelican Lake has been Star Certified since 2011, and is one of only 13 lakes in Minnesota to hold this certficiation!