Minnesota - The Land of 10,000 Lakes - is an exciting destination for all types of boaters! Home to 11,842 lakes and many rivers, Minnesota is all about having fun on the water! Minnesota has diverse waterways, offering something for everyone from white water rafting, canoeing down a stream, fishing for salmon, or spending a day out tubing or waterskiing on a lake. You will find public boat accesses throughout the state as well. What are you waiting for?