Wannaska, Minnesota is located in Roseau County just 14 miles south of Roseau on State Highway 89. It is also found just a few minutes to the west of Beltrami Island State Forest and Hayes Lake State Park. These local parks, as well as other area recreation spots, offer residents and visitors four seasons of outdoor activities. Wannaska is home to a gas station and grocery store, hardware store,  cafe, electrician, auto parts and repair shop, post office, elementary school and riverside Lutheran Church.