Walker, Minnesota

Pursue a fulfilling health care career at Essentia Health while living in the scenic community of Walker, Minnesota.

Things to Do in Leech Lake

Make your home in an area known for year-round outdoor recreation activities, such as hiking, biking, snowmobiling, and fishing. Enjoy Leech Lake, Heartland State Trail, Shingnobee Recreation Area and other local parks.

Known as a vacation destination, Walker is home to more than 900 permanent residents. Discover nearby attractions like:

  • Northern Lights Casino
  • Gift and specialty shops, such as Reeds Family Outdoor Outfitters and Christmas Point Wild Rice Co.
  • Green Scene’s Walker Community Farmer’s Market
  • Restaurants and breweries

Learn more about Walker from the Leech Lake Area Chamber of Commerce.

Walker Area Schools

Students in your family will benefit from a low student-to-teacher ratio and extracurricular opportunities offered at the Walker Hackensack Akeley School District. The district serves children from prekindergarten through high school.

Essentia Facilities in Walker

Essentia Health-Walker Clinic

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