Geographical Characteristics:

Maple Lake is situated in the north central part of Wright County, between the cities of Buffalo and Annandale, Minnesota.  It is part of the Mill Creek Minor Watershed – 4.9 square miles, consisting of the Crow River, North Fork Watershed.  A total of  952,480 acres. 

The lake covers 777 acres and of this acreage 396 acres are littoral. The lake is relatively deep with a max dept of 76 ft.

The lake has two public accesses:

- There is a city maintained public access on south end of the lake, off Highway 55. 

- There is an access at the county park on the northeast end of the lake off Co Rd 37.