The Pequaywan Lakes Association works to protect the interests of property owners of Big and Little Pequaywan Lakes, contiguous waterways and the surrounding watershed by promoting good lake and water management through testing, education and support. Meetings are held Saturdays from May to September at the Fire Hall. The Association has been in existence more than 60 years.
Note: Next Association meeting is Saturday, July 10, at 10 a.m. Read minutes from the June meeting, including good news about the DNR public access on the Big Lake.
• The issue of folks renting out their cabins for short-term stays has surfaced on our lakes as well as in other parts of St. Louis County. The Count has a new short-term rental ordinance, which addresses such things as permitting, property classification and assessment, land use administration, and on-site sewage treatment compliance. https://www.stlouiscountymn.gov/departments-a-z/planning-development/land-use/short-term-rentals
• There’s an online way to pay your $10 Association dues …. simple, easy, secure. Go to this page to pay by credit card — http://pequaywanlakes.com/lake-association-annual-dues-payment/
You can also pay by check (made out to Pequaywan Lakes Association). To download a dues form, click on the following: dues form
• There is a walking trail on the township land. Volunteers have been working hard to get the path in shape but you should still watch your step. The path is about a mile in length and generally skirts the edges of the township land. View a map of the trail.