Life’s better at Bay Lake ↓

Welcome to beautiful
Bay Lake, Minnesota!

The Bay Lake Improvement Association (BLIA) is a vibrant group of over 700 devoted and involved Bay Lake residents and businesses. Our fun-loving community is passionate about preserving the qualities that make Bay Lake so special – the clear, clean water, abundant wildlife and a social life that binds us together. As a member or fan, you’ll find everything you want to know about Bay Lake and our association here. 

Enjoy and welcome to Bay Lake!

Quick Links


Historical, lake depths, fishing, and more. Discover a Bay Lake map for whatever your interest.


Don’t miss out! Find out what is happening at Bay Lake and sign up to join in the fun.

Member Hub

Renew your membership, make a donation, read Board news and access the Welcome Book.


Watch the loons we all love up close and personal as it happens.​


Catch and release or throw a fish fry, Bay Lake is home to bass, walleye, northern pike, and more.

Local Weather

Bay Lake time is more enjoyable when you’re prepared for the elements.

Get involved

Newcomers to fifth(+) generation Bay Lakers, you’re welcome to be as active as you want to help benefit Bay Lake.

Events on Bay Lake

Check out all the lake-related activities that bring together neighbors for unforgettable experiences. Each event is an opportunity to connect with fellow members, embrace the natural beauty of Bay Lake, and contribute to the thriving spirit of our community. Join us in making the most of our lake's offerings and creating lasting memories with every gathering.

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for an opportunity to share your skills to help Bay Lake Improvement Association grow and engage with fellow Bay Lakers? We have opportunities for you.

Join or Donate

Joining the Bay Lake Improvement Association (BLIA) is a great way to support the lake and stay up to date on lake-related happenings. Consider becoming a BLIA member. Members enjoy fun social events, annual meetings to keep up on the latest happenings on the lake and a depth of information about water quality, our beloved loons and so much more.

It’s easy to donate online. Supporters like you continue to help us maintain and improve water quality today and future generations. Your donation helps support activities like our newsletter, fireworks, fun social events, lake buoys and more.

News from the Board