Cabin Country: A duck-hunting shack on Swan Lake

  • by: Pell Johnson from St. Peter
  • Updated: November 4, 2013 - 3:26 PM

My step-grandfather, George MacKenzie Sr., hunted Swan Lake in Nicollet County from a tent camp on Nelson Point in the late 1890s. Swan Lake, commonly referred to in past years as a prairie jewel, was one of three premier duck-hunting lakes in the state.

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