Perch Lake Township has a long history. Most recently, it was reorganized in 1976. It is located in Northern Carlton County in Minnesota, immediately west of Cloquet, and entirely within the boundaries of the Fond Du Lac Indian Reservation. We have a population of 977 and maintain 22.23 miles of roadway. We have fishing, camping, and boating opportunities on Big Lake. Our residents enjoy the benefits of living in a rural area close to Cloquet and Duluth.
2779 Big Lake Road Cloquet, MN 55720
Perch Lake Township Meetings are held the second Monday of each month.
Perch Lake Town Hall
2779 Big Lake Rd. Cloquet, MN 55720
The Town Clerk will be accepting affidavits of candidacy to fill offices in November election. Click on "Election Notifications below." Also see 2022 Primary Sample Ballot in Election Notifications.
The Cloquet Area Fire District is looking for Paid-On Call Firefighters. Click on "Documents" (below left) for details.
Getting to Know Your Neighbor: The Perch Lake Town Hall will open to the community from 8:30-12:30 on Wednesdays, in August.2022. Stop by for coffee.