Marcell is an unincorporated community in Marcell Township, Itasca County, Minnesota, United States. Despite its unincorporated status, it appears on most more detailed maps of Minnesota due to the presence of several locally important businesses and the lack of larger towns in the surrounding area. Marcell is located within the Chippewa National Forest. Minnesota State Highways 38 and 286 are two of the main routes in the community. Nearby places include Bigfork, Talmoon, Bowstring, and Deer River.