Lake States Tree Service

Lake States Tree Service provides tree removal, right-of-way clearing and complete herbicide control programs for commercial customers. Their services include tree trimming, mechanical mowing, licensed chemical application for municipal and privately owned right-of-way.

Their offices are located in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. You can reach Lake States Tree Service, Inc., by calling 218-326-5872.

During late 1997 and early 1998, an agreement was reached between the Lake Country Power board of directors and the former owner of Lake States Tree Service for Lake Country Power to purchase the tree service. It was at that time Lake States Tree Service became a subsidiary of Lake Country Power.

Visit the Lake States Tree Service Web site here.

Company Mission Statement
We are committed to customers by providing quality services at competitive prices. We are committed to serving the electric utility industry with complete vegetation management right-of-way programs.

Based in northern Minnesota, Lake States Tree Service, Inc., provides complete vegetation control programs for commercial customers in the Midwestern states. We create partnerships that result in long-term savings for our customers and minimize stress to the environment.

Founded on October 7, 1958, Lake States Tree Service, Inc., brings more than 45 years of experience to every project. We are uniquely qualified to build relationships with the electric utility industry - Lake States Tree Service is a subsidiary of Lake Country Power, giving us an understanding of the needs and challenges facing the industry. Our knowledge and background allow us to develop customized service programs with emphasis on helping utilities deliver uninterrupted power at a competitive rate. As partners, we can help you reduce costs.

Lake States Tree Service, Inc., employees are highly trained and certified. Our equipment meets all federal and state regulations, and we reward safe work practices through a well-run safety program that embodies our commitment to quality service. Thanks to our skilled, and highly professional workforce, Lake States Tree Service can mobilize quickly, allowing us to provide emergency services to established customers. Please call a Lake States Tree Service representative for more information on how to develop and improve your vegetation control program.

Lake States Tree Service crews use only the most modern and well-maintained equipment to clear, maintain and provide complete clean-up of right-of-way. Our fleet of specialized trimming, mowing and treatment equipment includes the following items:

For clearing:

Skidder Bucket
Aerial Lift & Chipper
Mechanical Mower/Shearhead
Chip Truck & Chipper

For spraying:

Six-wheeler with tank
Skidder with tank
Pickup with spray trailer
Personal spraying equipment
Broadcast sprayer
Bomb sprayer

Private tree care division
Lake States Tree Service, Inc., is enhancing its private tree division. If you would like a tree removed on your property but don't know whom to call to get the job done, you may call Lake States Tree Service.
They provide individual tree services to both residential and commercial customers by providing

  • tree trimming
  • tree and brush removal
  • complete clean-up
  • free estimates.


They also provide emergency services, for example, if a tree falls on your home or if heavy snow causes a tree to lean causing a threatening situation. Lake States Tree Service is fully bonded, fully insured, experienced, affordable and reliable. Lake States Tree Service will be happy to provide a free estimate to any customer within the Lake Country Power Service area.

For more information about this private tree work service or to schedule an appointment, please contact the Lake States Tree Service office in Grand Rapids at 218-326-5872.


Click here for a Lake States Tree Service employment application. (pdf)