Hayes Lake State Park

               
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Area and County

Roseau County

 

 

 


Size

2,966 acres statutory, 2,118 owned

 
 
Maps

Minnesota DNR Summer Map

 
Park Office

N48 38.265, W95 32.727

 
Hiking Trails

13 miles
2.5 miles interpretive trail

The boardwalk through the bog is handicapped accessible.

 
Hunting

No hunting


Ecological Classification

Province

Laurentian Mixed Forest Province

Ecological Classification

Section

Northern Minnesota & Ontario Peatlands

Subsection(s)

Agassiz Lowlands

Land Type Association(s)

Beltrami-Pine Island Beach Ridges

Warroad Till Plain

Williams-Skime Lake Plain

 
Native Plant Communities1

Alder - (Maple - Loosestrife) Swamp

Aspen - (Chokecherry) Woodland

Aspen - Fir Forest

Black Ash - Silver Maple Terrace Forest

Black Spruce - Jack Pine Woodland, Jack Pine - Balsam Fir Subtype

Jack Pine Woodland (Sand)

Lowland Black Ash - Aspen - Balsam Poplar Forest

Sedge Meadow

Tamarack - Black Spruce Swamp (Aspen Parkland)

White Cedar Swamp (Northwestern)


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Minnesota DNR


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Visits

8/14/1999

  8/14/2011

 

 

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  Hiking Club: Hayes Lake State Park, June 2013
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08 JUN 2013; Park #17, 2.0 miles

 
     
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  Ella's Visit to Hayes Lake State Park
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Minnesota Destinations class project completed at Hayes Lake State Park, Roseau, MN

 
     
  Canoeing At Hayes Lake State Park
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Debi and I were canoeing at Hayes Lake State Park in northern Minnesota on Sunday, October 3, 2010.

 
     

 

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Amphibians

northern leopard frog (Rana pipiens)

wood frog (Rana sylvatica)

northern leopard frog


Birds

Eleven bird species with conservation status in Minnesota and one tracked species have been seen here:

 

Endangered

Horned Grebe (Podiceps auritus)

Loggerhead Shrike (Lanius ludovicianus)

 

Threatened

Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)

Wilson’s Phalarope (Phalaropus tricolor)

 

Special concern

American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos)

Forster’s Tern (Sterna forsteri)

Franklin’s Gull (Leucophaeus pipixcan)

Marbled Godwit (Limosa fedoa)

Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)

Purple Martin (Progne subis)

Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus)

 

Tracked

Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)

 
 

Minnesota DNR Bird Checklist

 
 

Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus)

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)

Common Raven (Corvus corax)

Eastern Wood-peewee (Contopus virens)

Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)

Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus)

Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus)

Black-capped Chickadee

Mourning Dove


Fungi and Lichens

Black Knot (Apiosporina morbosa)

Cytospora Canker (Valsa sordida)

Black Knot


Insects and Arachnids

Aphrodite fritillary (Speyeria aphrodite)

cabbage white (Pieris rapae)

common whitetail (Plathemis lydia)

dog day cicada (Neotibicen canicularis)

goldenrod gall fly (Eurosta solidaginis)

monarch (Danaus plexippus)

mustard white (Pieris oleracea)

white admiral (Limenitis arthemis arthemis)

white-faced meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)

male common whitetail

monarch


Mammals

Two mammal species with conservation status in Minnesota have been seen here:

 

Threatened

gray wolf (Canis lupus)

 

Special concern

moose (Alces americanus)

Canada lynx (Lynx canadensis)

 
 

American beaver (Castor canadensis)

American red squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus)

whitetail deer (Odocoileus virginianus)

American red squirrel


Plants

Minnesota Biodiversity Atlas Plant List

 
 

Plants frequently found in:

Alder - (Maple - Loosestrife) Swamp FPn73a

Aspen - (Chokecherry) Woodland FDw44b

Aspen - Fir Forest MHn44c

Black Ash - Silver Maple Terrace Forest FFn57a

Black Spruce - Jack Pine Woodland: Jack Pine - Balsam Fir Subtype FDn32c1

Jack Pine Woodland (Sand) FDn12a

Lowland Black Ash - Aspen - Balsam Poplar Forest WFw54a

Sedge Meadow WMn82b

Tamarack - Black Spruce Swamp (Aspen Parkland) FPw63a

White Cedar Swamp (Northwestern) FPn63c

 
 

 

alfalfa (Medicago sativa ssp. sativa)

American elm (Ulmus americana)

American hazel (Corylus americana)

American red raspberry (Rubus idaeus ssp. strigosus)

American spurred gentian (Halenia deflexa ssp. deflexa)

American starflower (Lysimachia borealis)

Amur maple (Acer ginnala)

balsam fir (Abies balsamea var. balsamea)

balsam poplar (Populus balsamifera)

bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi)

Bebb’s willow (Salix bebbiana)

big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii)

bird’s-foot trefoil (Lotus corniculatus var. corniculatus)

black ash (Fraxinus nigra)

black medick (Medicago lupulina)

black spruce (Picea mariana)

black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta var. pulcherrima)

black-seeded plantain (Plantago rugelii var. rugelii)

bland sweet cicely (Osmorhiza claytonii)

blue giant hyssop (Agastache foeniculum)

Blue Ridge carrionflower (Smilax lasioneura)

blue spruce (Picea pungens)

bluebead lily (Clintonia borealis)

bog Labrador tea (Rhododendron groenlandicum)

boxelder (Acer negundo var. negundo)

bunchberry (Cornus canadensis)

butter and eggs (Linaria vulgaris)

Canada mayflower (Maianthemum canadense)

Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense)

Canadian milkvetch (Astragalus canadensis var. canadensis)

candle anemone (Anemone cylindrica)

chokecherry (Prunus virginiana var. virginiana)

common dandelion (Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale)

common evening primrose (Oenothera biennis)

common hop (Humulus lupulus)

common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)

common plantain (Plantago major)

common snowberry (Symphoricarpos albus var. albus)

common strawberry (Fragaria virginiana)

common yarrow (Achillea millefolium)

cow vetch (Vicia cracca ssp. cracca)

cut-leaved coneflower (Rudbeckia laciniata var. laciniata)

downy arrowwood (Viburnum rafinesqueanum var. rafinesqueanum)

early meadow rue (Thalictrum dioicum)

eastern white pine (Pinus strobus)

field horsetail (Equisetum arvense)

field sagewort (Artemisia campestris ssp. caudata)

fireweed (Chamerion angustifolium)

giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida var. trifida)

grass-leaved goldenrod (Euthamia graminifolia var. graminifolia)

gray goldenrod (Solidago nemoralis)

green ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica)

green carpetweed (Mollugo verticillata)

ground ivy (Glechoma hederacea)

hairy goldenrod (Solidago hispida)

harebell (Campanula rotundifolia)

jack pine (Pinus banksiana)

lowbush blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium)

Maryland black snakeroot (Sanicula marilandica)

nannyberry (Viburnum lentago)

narrow-leaved hawkweed (Hieracium umbellatum)

narrow-leaved meadowsweet (Spiraea alba var. alba)

northern bedstraw (Galium boreale)

northern blue flag (Iris versicolor)

northern lady fern (Athyrium filix-femina ssp. angustum)

northern white cedar (Thuja occidentalis)

ostrich fern (Matteuccia struthiopteris var. pensylvanica)

oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare)

paper birch (Betula papyrifera var. papyrifera)

pearly everlasting (Anaphalis margaritacea)

pin cherry (Prunus pensylvanica var. pensylvanica)

pineapple-weed (Matricaria discoidea)

prairie fleabane (Erigeron strigosus)

prairie goldenrod (Solidago ptarmicoides)

prickly rose (Rosa acicularis ssp. sayi)

quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides)

red clover (Trifolium pratense)

red osier dogwood (Cornus sericea ssp. sericea)

red pine (Pinus resinosa)

rough bedstraw (Galium asprellum)

silvery cinquefoil (Potentilla argentea)

spreading dogbane (Apocynum androsaemifolium)

stinging nettle (Urtica dioica ssp. gracilis)

swamp red currant (Ribes triste)

tall blue lettuce (Lactuca biennis)

tall meadow rue (Thalictrum dasycarpum)

tall thimbleweed (Anemone virginiana)

timothy (Phleum pratense)

tower mustard (Turritis glabra)

western bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum var. latiusculum)

western poison ivy (Toxicodendron rydbergii)

white campion (Silene latifolia ssp. alba)

white clover (Trifolium repens)

white rattlesnake root (Nabalus albus)

white sweet clover (Melilotus albus)

wild columbine (Aquilegia canadensis)

wild geranium (Geranium maculatum)

wild ginger (Asarum canadense)

wild sarsaparilla (Aralia nudicaulis)

woodbine (Parthenocissus vitacea)

yellow avens (Geum aleppicum)

yellow goat’s beard (Tragopogon dubius)

yellow sweet clover (Melilotus officinalis)

 

Abies balsamea var. balsamea (balsam fir)

Acer ginnala (Amur maple)

Acer negundo var. negundo (boxelder)

Achillea millefolium (common yarrow)

Agastache foeniculum (blue giant hyssop)

Ambrosia trifida var. trifida (giant ragweed)

Anaphalis margaritacea (pearly everlasting)

Andropogon gerardii (big bluestem)

Anemone cylindrica (candle anemone)

Anemone virginiana (tall thimbleweed)

Apocynum androsaemifolium (spreading dogbane)

Aquilegia canadensis (wild columbine)

Aralia nudicaulis (wild sarsaparilla)

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (bearberry)

Artemisia campestris ssp. caudata (field sagewort)

Asarum canadense (wild ginger)

Asclepias syriaca (common milkweed)

Astragalus canadensis var. canadensis (Canadian milkvetch)

Athyrium filix-femina ssp. angustum (northern lady fern)

Betula papyrifera var. papyrifera (paper birch)

Campanula rotundifolia (harebell)

Chamerion angustifolium (fireweed)

Cirsium arvense (Canada thistle)

Clintonia borealis (bluebead lily)

Cornus canadensis (bunchberry)

Cornus sericea ssp. sericea (red osier dogwood)

Corylus americana (American hazel)

Equisetum arvense (field horsetail)

Erigeron strigosus (prairie fleabane)

Euthamia graminifolia var. graminifolia (grass-leaved goldenrod)

Fragaria virginiana (common strawberry)

Fraxinus nigra (black ash)

Fraxinus pennsylvanica (green ash)

Galium asprellum (rough bedstraw)

Galium boreale (northern bedstraw)

Geranium maculatum (wild geranium)

Geum aleppicum (yellow avens)

Glechoma hederacea (ground ivy)

Halenia deflexa ssp. deflexa (American spurred gentian)

Hieracium umbellatum (narrow-leaved hawkweed)

Humulus lupulus (common hop)

Iris versicolor (northern blue flag)

Lactuca biennis (tall blue lettuce)

Leucanthemum vulgare (oxeye daisy)

Linaria vulgaris (butter and eggs)

Lotus corniculatus var. corniculatus (bird’s-foot trefoil)

Lysimachia borealis (American starflower)

Maianthemum canadense (Canada mayflower)

Matricaria discoidea (pineapple-weed)

Matteuccia struthiopteris var. pensylvanica (ostrich fern)

Medicago lupulina (black medick)

Medicago sativa ssp. sativa (alfalfa)

Melilotus albus (white sweet clover)

Melilotus officinalis (yellow sweet clover)

Mollugo verticillata (green carpetweed)

Nabalus albus (white rattlesnake root)

Oenothera biennis (common evening primrose)

Osmorhiza claytonii (bland sweet cicely)

Parthenocissus vitacea (woodbine)

Phleum pratense (timothy)

Picea mariana (black spruce)

Picea pungens (blue spruce)

Pinus banksiana (jack pine)

Pinus resinosa (red pine)

Pinus strobus (eastern white pine)

Plantago major (common plantain)

Plantago rugelii var. rugelii (black-seeded plantain)

Populus balsamifera (balsam poplar)

Populus tremuloides (quaking aspen)

Potentilla argentea (silvery cinquefoil)

Prunus pensylvanica var. pensylvanica (pin cherry)

Prunus virginiana var. virginiana (chokecherry)

Pteridium aquilinum var. latiusculum (western bracken fern)

Rhododendron groenlandicum (bog Labrador tea)

Ribes triste (swamp red currant)

Rosa acicularis ssp. sayi (prickly rose)

Rubus idaeus ssp. strigosus (American red raspberry)

Rudbeckia hirta var. pulcherrima (black-eyed Susan)

Rudbeckia laciniata var. laciniata (cut-leaved coneflower)

Salix bebbiana (Bebb’s willow)

Sanicula marilandica (Maryland black snakeroot)

Silene latifolia ssp. alba (white campion)

Smilax lasioneura (Blue Ridge carrionflower)

Solidago hispida (hairy goldenrod)

Solidago nemoralis (gray goldenrod)

Solidago ptarmicoides (prairie goldenrod)

Spiraea alba var. alba (narrow-leaved meadowsweet)

Symphoricarpos albus var. albus (common snowberry)

Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale (common dandelion)

Thalictrum dasycarpum (tall meadow rue)

Thalictrum dioicum (early meadow rue)

Thuja occidentalis (northern white cedar)

Toxicodendron rydbergii (western poison ivy)

Tragopogon dubius (yellow goat’s beard)

Trifolium pratense (red clover)

Trifolium repens (white clover)

Turritis glabra (tower mustard)

Ulmus americana (American elm)

Urtica dioica ssp. gracilis (stinging nettle)

Vaccinium angustifolium (lowbush blueberry)

Viburnum lentago (nannyberry)

Viburnum rafinesqueanum var. rafinesqueanum (downy arrowwood)

Vicia cracca ssp. cracca (cow vetch)

alfalfa

American hazel

big bluestem

black ash

black-eyed Susan

butter and eggs

Canadian milkvetch

chokecherry

common evening primrose

common hop

common strawberry

common yarrow

cut-leaved coneflower

nannyberry

northern bedstraw

northern lady fern

oxeye daisy

pearly everlasting

pineapple-weed

prickly rose

silvery cinquefoil

spreading dogbane

tall meadow rue

western poison ivy flowers

wild columbine

wild ginger

yellow goat’s beard

yellow sweet clover


Reptiles

common garter snake (Thamnophis sirtalis)

common garter snake


 

 

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