About Emily, MN
Discover Emily, Minnesota
The Northern Lights Development on Lake Roosevelt is located in Emily, MN. Near Brainerd and nestled in the Fifty Lakes region of Crow Wing county, the development is a quick 2.5 hour drive from the Twin Cities and offers either a perfect weekend escape for those looking to build a cabin in Minnesota or the ideal opportunity to create a dream home in a small town with private lake access. See below for more details on the location and this new community.
We are excited to show you the neighborhood as you consider buying a lot in the Northern Lights development on Lake Roosevelt in Emily, MN.
About Lake Roosevelt
This popular 1800 acre lake boasts 10’+ water clarity and maximum depths of 129’. Known for its fishing and recreational opportunities, Lake Roosevelt is a true jewel in the Fifty Lakes area. More information can be found on the DNR website.
About Emily, MN
This 840 person community includes a golf course, shopping, restaurants, atv and snowmobile trails, thousands of acres of county land and numerous outdoor activities along with several area lakes.
Located only 45 minutes from Brainerd, Emily is close to movie theatres, shopping centers and other amentities of the Brainerd/Baxter area while being just far enough away to give you the peaceful, pristine experience northern Minnesota has to offer. Lake Mille Lacs is also only 45 minutes away, along with numerous area lakes making your recreational options virtually limitless.
The Northern Lights Lots development has 42 lots available, each with lakeshore access and available boat slips. Come up and take a look, pick your lot(s) and start your dreams of owning a lake cabin or lake home in northern Minnesota. While we assist with you the purchase of the lot, we can make several recommendations on builders to design and build your custom cabin or home on the property.
If you're not familiar with Emily or the Fifty Lakes region of northern Minnesota, allow us to share a little more detail, courtsey of our friends at the Emily Chamber of Commerce...
Located in the heart of Minnesota's Land of Lakes & Pines!
Lake Roosevelt in Emily, part of the "Emily - Fifty Lakes area", is located on Minnesota Scenic Hwy. 6 in the heart of north central Minnesota. Beautiful pine and hard wood forests and dozens of beautiful clean, clear, natural lakes surround the cities of Emily and Fifty Lakes.
Some of the lakes, such as Lake Roosevelt, are over 100 ft. deep and have excellent public landings and great fishing; sunfish, crappies, perch, bass, walleyes, northern pike, and lake trout. Every season walleyes over 10 pounds and northern pike in the 15-20 pound range are caught. With our residents and visitors practicing catch and release techniques, our fishing quality will remain great for years to come.
Our beautiful pine, birch, and hard wood forests are home to many kinds of wildlife. White tail deer can be seen on a daily basis, along with bald eagles, and many species of wild birds. Squirrels, chipmunks, beaver, and fox abound in the Emily-Fifty Lakes area. The majestic Loon, with it's beautiful and haunting call, can be seen on all of our many lakes. If you are lucky you may catch a glimpse of a timber wolf as they wander through our abundant forests.
You can enjoy canoeing, boating, water skiing and swimming in the clean, clear waters of the Emily-Fifty Lakes area. You may also want to take in a round of golf at one of three golf courses located within Emily or Fifty Lakes. Shop for souvenirs, gifts and clothing at one of numerous gift shops and antique stores. Treat yourself to a cappuccino, ice cream, and specialty food or candy item during your visit to one of these shops.
Our communities also offer excellent dining options renowned for their quality of food. Fuel & convenience stores, hardware, grocery markets with fresh meats, deli and bakery goods, sporting goods, off-sale and on-sale liquors, furniture and much more."
Click here to find out more about the Emily/Fifty Lakes area.
--Emily, MN Chamber of Commerce