Welcome to High Banks Resort!

High Banks is centrally located on the Northeast side of Lake Winnibigoshish where we offer our guests great fishing and an excellent place to relax in the secluded Chippewa National Forest with family & friends.

Rick, Kim, Carson & Cade Leonhardt would like to welcome you and your family to High Banks Resort, on Lake Winnibigoshish, for your next vacation! + Read More



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Dear High Banks Family, Guests and Friends:

As we closely monitor the COVID-19 situation, we want to assure you with the following information:

Please be assured High Banks will be opening for the summer season on May 8, 2020 to kick off fishing opener.

We will operate business "as usual" through September 30, 2020.

We will continue to maintain our high standards with our impeccably clean cabins for your comfort.

This is the perfect time to make plans for your summer vacation!!


We encourage you to check out our website at www.highbanks.com and make plans to enjoy a stay at High Banks!

Life is better at the lake! Come enjoy nature, fresh air, and a break from the hustle of the everyday world.

Social distancing at its best!

We look forward to seeing you at the lake soon!
Rick, Kim, Carson and Cade Leonhardt



20’ Grand Island Pontoon
with 50hp 4 stroke Mercury.                                                                   
Seats 8 comfortably.  Call for book details!!
218 246-2560                             


Spectacular sunset on Lake Winnie. 

High Banks News
Kim's Corner
Tuesday, July 09, 2019


Summer has ARRIVED!
Thursday, May 30, 2019

We are kicking off the summer here at High Banks with some fun deals!!  Mention this post and save 20% off any new cabin reservation for summer 2019!! + Read More

Mention THIS DEAL!!!
Thursday, May 16, 2019

SUMMER is here!!  Book any new weekend stay in the cabin, stay 3 nights and get the 4th night FREE!!  218-246-2560 + Read More

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Fishing Reports
Walleyes are Biting!!
Thursday, May 30, 2019

Walleyes have been biting in 4-14' of water, using shiners or fatheads, primarily jigging or lindy rigs.  Evening bite has been good out in front of High Banks, shallow, with shad raps.  We have shiners, crawlers and fatheads available for bait at High Banks!! + Read More

Awesome OPENER!!!!
Thursday, May 16, 2019

Incredible walleyes biting in 4-16' of water.  Weather was pleasant, strong south winds pushed the walleyes to the north shore and out in front of the entire High Banks shoreline.  Using shiners and fatheads. + Read More

Bait Availability
Thursday, May 09, 2019

No Shiners will be available this weekend.  We will have fatheads, leeches and crawlers available for bait.  Looking forward to seeing you for Fishing Opener 2019 on Winnie at High Banks!! + Read More

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Huge walleye on Lake Winnibigoshish
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