Toad Mountain Facts

Toad Mountain “The Highest Point in Becker County” is located 3 miles from Smokey Hills State Forest and
6 miles from the Tamarack Wild Life Refuge

Elevation:

  • Peak: 1,769 ft.
  • Lake: 1,500 ft.
  • Vertical: 269 ft.

Interesting Animals seen frequently at Toad:

  • Beaver
  • Deer
  • Otter
  • Rabbits
  • Grouse
  • Pheasants
    (escapees from Misty Meadows
    Shooting range 3 mi. away)
  • Eagles
  • Wood Ducks
  • Geese
  • Many other Ducks
  • Wood Peckers
  • Blue Herons
  • Loons
  • Wild Turkeys

Interesting Animals seen at Toad:

  • Bear
  • Porcupine
  • Fox
  • Osprey

Interesting Animals in the area:

  • Wolves
  • Bob Cats

Habitats:

  • Old Growth Maple Forests
  • Aspen and Birch Forests
  • Balsam Fir Stands
  • Pine Stands
  • Marshes
  • Cattails
  • Sawgrass
  • Springs
  • Open Prairie Grasses
  • Deep water Ponds
  • Toad Lake
  • Glacial Terrain

  Wild Flowers change weekly.

  Bugs change weekly!