About Otter Tail Lake
Otter Tail Lake is the largest lake in Otter Tail County. Tons of visitors come to the area each year to experience the top-quality fishing and boating this lake has to offer. Otter Tail Lake cabins for sale are some of the most sought-after properties in the county for their large lots and lakefront location. These homes are the perfect place to watch the spectacular sunsets from across the water. Discover everything Otter Tail Lake real estate has to offer!
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Otter Tail Lake Cabins for Sale
Otter Tail Lake is a popular location for anglers, boaters, and vacationers alike, so the real estate in the area is quite diverse. There is a mix of modest cabins and spectacular waterfront homes, but no matter what you’re on the market for, you’ll have exceptional access to everything the beautiful lake has to offer.
Cabins for sale on Otter Tail Lake have large properties that are wooded with mature trees. They have stunning backyards where children can play lawn games or where you can entertain friends and family. They oftentimes have impressive decks that can be outfitted with dining furniture and barbecues for when you want to eat outside on warm summer evenings.
The best part about these homes is their access to the water. Most times, places have small docks where you can launch kayaks and canoes. Some of the most luxurious properties have motorized boat launches where you can store your boat when it’s not in use.
Oftentimes, homes located on the water have a rock wall to protect that land from the water. Even so, backyards sometimes have sandy areas by the lake where you can sunbathe and access the water.
Many of the cabins for sale on Otter Tail Lake have impressive features and amenities that give you a resort lifestyle. They oftentimes have upgraded kitchens with granite countertops and bar-top islands. You can expect to find top-of-the-line appliances that make hosting dinner parties as easy as pie.
Large estates have some of the most impressive features, like wood accents on the ceilings and solid wood bannisters. These homes are made for entertaining with their open-concept living spaces and large media rooms.
Homes on the water maximize their gorgeous view with large windows in every room of the house. Imagine waking up to the sight of the soft waves washing up on the shore.
In addition to the amazing cabins and homes, Otter Tail Lake real estate is rich in undeveloped properties where you can build your dream home. You can find large lots and acreages directly on the waterfront that make for the perfect location to build.
Otter Tail Lake Activities
Since Otter Tail is such a large lake, it offers countless fun activities. One of the most popular activities on this lake is boating. There are three boat launches: Pelican Bay Boat Ramp, Riviera Boat Ramp, and Southwest Shore Boat Ramp. If you have a motorized boat, these are the best places to get it in the water.
The lake has plenty of exceptional beaches along its shoreline where people can sunbathe. Beach Bums Bar and Eatery is a great place to hit the waves and have a drink while you’re at it. Other places like Red Lantern Resort and OtterTail Beach Resort have excellent beach accesses with white-sand shores.
Otter Tail Lake is an ideal place to go kayaking, canoeing, and paddle boarding because of its calm waters. There is plenty of shoreline to explore while out on the water.
What brings most visitors and tourists to Otter Tail Lake is the fishing. The lake offers a unique fishing experience because of its topography. Some fishing veterans say that it’s one of the most diverse lakes in terms of topography as it has flats, holes, humps, and breaklines.
57% of the lake is less than 15 feet deep, but at its deepest point, it’s 120 feet. These deep areas are the best places to find walleye. Although the lake is rich in fish, anglers who have the most success use sonar equipment.
Otter Tail Lake is stocked with a wide variety of species, including:
- Black Bullhead
- Lake Sturgeon
- Largemouth Bass
- Northern Pike
In the winter, the lake freezes over with a thick layer of ice, making it the perfect location for ice fishing. This lake it truly a year-round playground.
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