Hoyt Lakes is bordered by two beautiful lakes and has direct access to the North Shore of Lake Superior via the Superior National Forest Scenic Byway (FH 11).
Outdoor recreation is a way of life in Hoyt Lakes.
The Winter Season provides opportunities for ice fishing, snowshoeing, cross country skiing, hockey/skating and snowmobiling. From Hoyt Lakes area trails, riders can connect with a network of 3,100 miles of groomed trails which wind through some of Minnesota's most beautiful forest areas. The scenic Bird Lake and Colby Lake Cross Country Skiing trails are just outside of town. Downhill Skiing and Cross Country skiing can also be enjoyed at nearby Giant's Ridge Golf & Ski Resort or in the Winter Wonderland of the Superior National Forest. The Hoyt Lakes Arena facility offers basketball, indoor and outdoor hockey including youth hockey and the Minnesota Iron Rangers.
Summer is the season for camping at Fisherman's Point Campground. Swimmers can enjoy a lifeguard supervised swim and a picnic at Colby Lake Beach. Test your skills at the 9 hole, par 36, Municipal Golf Course. Hoyt Lakes is proud of its outdoor recreation facilities that include regulation tennis courts, volleyball courts, four ball fields, and many paved hiking and biking trails. All facilities are in close proximity to the Country Inn of Hoyt Lakes.