How did pengilly mn get its name?

History. Pengilly gets its name from the community physician, John Pengilly. From 1970 to 1989, the Youth Leadership Camp (YLC) for deaf high school students was held at Swan Lake Lodge in Pengilly.

What county is pengilly mn in?

Itasca County

How big is Itasca County MN?

7,583 km²
Itasca County/Area

How many lakes are in Itasca County MN?

1400 lakes
In Itasca County there are many different bodies of water from big lakes, to small creeks, to major rivers. Over 1400 lakes are located within the county.

What is the zip code for pengilly Minnesota?

Pengilly/Zip codes
Pengilly (zip 55775)’s population is 1,485 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 23.2%.

What does Itasca mean?

true source
Schoolcraft reinforced his claim by renaming the lake Itasca, meaning “true source.” The name combines the Latin words “veritas” (truth) and “caput” (head).

Where is Lake Itasca in Minnesota?

Clearwater county
Lake Itasca, lake regarded as the main source of the Mississippi River, in Clearwater county, northwestern Minnesota, U.S. The lake, of glacial origin, covers an area of 1.7 square miles (4.4 square km) and has a maximum depth of 40 feet (12 metres).

What is an environmental lake in MN?

Natural Environment Lakes usually have less than 150 total acres. Another feature is less than 60 acres per mile of shoreline and less than three dwellings per mile of shoreline. These environments may have some winter kill of fish; may have shallow, swampy shoreline; and are less than 15 feet deep.

Can you swim in Lake Itasca?

The swimming beach at Lake Itasca is sandy and scenic, with a playground, picnic shelter and volleyball net near by. Visit the boat dock near the beach on Lake Itasca and enjoy some time on the water! Here you can launch your boat for some great fishing or head out for a scenic tour of the lake in a canoe.

Are Winnebago and Itasca the same?

Update: In November 2015, Winnebago decided to reintegrate its Itasca vehicles under the Winnebago name. These great models will continue, but under the Winnebago name instead of Itasca.

When and why do Minnesota lakes overturn?

During spring, the process reverses itself. This time ice melts, and surface waters warm and sink until the water temperature at all depths reaches approximately 39º F. The sinking combined with wind mixing causes spring “turnover.”