Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

MN-34: MN-371 to Detroit Lakes

Corridor information

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Corridor background

The corridor runs 70 miles from Detroit Lakes to Walker, where the highway terminates. The highway passes through Smoky Hills State Forest, and between Akeley and Walker, it passes through Chippewa National Forest.

Current corridor characteristics


  • 2009 AADT: 2,350 – 21,000
  • 2009 HCADT: 130 – 970
  • Key Highway Connections: MN-371, US-10, US-59, US-71
  • Number of lanes: 2

Public Transit

  • Becker County Transit
  • Hubbard County Heartland Express
  • Dial-a-ride and deviated route service along corridor


  • Heartland and Paul Bunyan State Trails



Major Industries

  • Agriculture, recreation, tourism