Hackensack MN is located in the heart of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes.
Located 50 miles north of Brainerd and 30 minutes from the headwaters of the Mississippi, this quiet destination city is home to many people seeking the quietness that can only be found in greater Minnesota.
Amazingly, there are 127 lakes in a 10-mile radius of Hackensack MN. In addition, many exciting Minnesota attractions are close-by, including: Chippewa National Forest; Foothills State Forest; the North Country walking trail; Northern Lights Casino; Deep Portage Learning Center and Paul Bunyan Biking Trail.
Hackensack is also home to several exciting community events like Back to Hack in February, Sweetheart Days in July and the Hackensack Chainsaw Event which happens in September.