Alex Lakes

The Alexandria Lakes Area is known for the over 350 pristine lakes in the surrounding area! From boating and fishing to trying out the famous “water Jet Pack,” you will find it all right here in Alexandria!

Lake of the Month

Stowe Lake 

Named After: Probably named after Martin Stowe, a homestead farmer and noted resident of the Brandon area

Elevation: 1,335 feet (407 meters) above sea level

Size: 366 Acres

Average Depth: 10 ft

Maximum Depth: 14 ft

Lake: 45.9936561, -95.6294378

Specializes in: Sunnis and walleye

Other Species: black bullhead, black crappie, bluegill, brown bullhead, hybrid sunfish, largemouth bass, northern pike, pumpkinseed, walleye, yellow bullhead, yellow perch, bigmouth buffalo, common carp, freshwater drum, white sucker, fathead minnow, mimic shiner, spottail shiner

Fun Facts: Currently infested with zebra mussels

Features: A beautiful shoreline and good fishing

Public Access: One public access off of Stowe Lake RD NW 


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Lakes & Lake Activities – More Lake Facts

explore alex area lakes

The Explore Alexandria website offers an array of information on the surrounding Alexandria area lakes, public beaches and watercraft rentals (plus much more!).

Learn more about the many surrounding Alexandria lakes.

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Things to Do in Alexandria

Looking for additional things to do in Alexandria? Check out the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce for the latest happenings:
Things to Do

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