Welcome to Akeley, set in the beautiful Northwoods of Minnesota. We are home to the headwaters of the Crow Wing Chain of lakes and the birthplace of Paul Bunyan, the most famous logger in history. This setting of beautiful lakes and rich forests offers the best in riding trails, fishing, camping and hunting. We also offer great dining, shopping and a live musical theater. A visit to Akeley is bound to be both inspiring and relaxing. Please visit our business directory to see our chamber supported businesses, the area attractions page for specific attractions, our calendar page for local events and feel free to sign our guestbook before you leave. Thank you.