Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

MN-11: Warroad to North Dakota

Corridor information

Orange barrels on a highway

Corridor background

The corridor runs over 100 miles from the North Dakota border to Warroad. The corridor is the only major East-West highway for Northwestern Minnesota and a key access point for Lake of the Woods. The corridor contains major companies such as Marvin Windows and Polaris Industries.

Current corridor characteristics

Highway

  • 2009 AADT: 840 – 8,700
  • 2009 HCADT: 50 – 590
  • Key Highway Connections: US-59, US-75, MN-32
  • Number of lanes: 2

Public Transit

  • Far North Public Transit
  • Tri-Valley Heartland Express
  • Dial-a-ride and deviated route service along corridor

Rail

  • BNSF line (Canada to Twin Cities)
  • Soo line (Canada to Twin Cities)

Major Industries

  • Marvin Windows, Polaris, Mattracks, Central Boiler, and Northstar Ag Industries