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Big Lake Wilderness Lodge is a remote escape for families and fishermen, a magical chance to see the best of Northeast Minnesota. Enjoy bird-watching, hiking through the woods and plenty of fishing expeditions! A children's program has arts and crafts and nature hikes; this is a perfect place to learn about nature at any age. Fish for walleye, bass, pike and perch on Big Lake, or take a canoe and truly escape to two remote Boundary Waters lakes within paddling distance. A huge choice of cabins brings your family or group into nature with style and comfort; each one has a deck, fully-equipped kitchen and views of the water. Big Lake Wilderness Lodge lets you reconnect and get back to nature!

Family

Your family will scramble to Big Lake Lodge for their activities and lodging. A children's program, hiking trails and floatplane tours let you view the thickly foliaged area as a family. 1- to 3- bedroom cabins allow for quiet nights. Fire rings can be found close to the cabins for nightly s'more making or story-telling.

Fishing

One of northern Minnesota's highest rated fishing lakes, Big Lake is home to walleye, bass, pike and perch. The resort's packages include cleaning, filleting, packing and freezing while professional fishing guides can take you to area hot spots. You can paddle into canoe-only waters and fish from one of the resort's canoes.

Lake

Big Lake may be a top rated fishing lake by the Minnesota DNR, but it is also a great place to take a spin by boat or pontoon. Big Lake is within paddling distance to hundreds of acres of canoe-only lakes and rivers, just waiting for you to explore or fish. There are no motor restrictions on Big Lake!

Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets

Views of the water and not your neighbor make the snug cabins a great place to getaway from it all. Separate bedrooms, front decks, modern kitchens and amenities, and 3 wheelchair-accessible cabins ensure you are comfortable during your stay. Simple but cozily furnished cabins are clean and spacious. Pets are welcome!

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 15 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Ely
  • Nearby Water Big Lake
  • Open Dates May 11 to Oct 31

Plan your next group event at Big Lake Wilderness Lodge.

Come to Big Lake Wilderness Lodge for all-inclusive guided fishing days, special fishing packages or overnight wilderness trips. Ask about crafts and nature events for kids!

For more information please call +1 (800) 446 - 9080 or Send Inquiry.

Nearest Airports

  • Atikokan Municipal Airport (YIB) / 59.4 miles
  • Duluth International Airport (DLH) / 77.1 miles
  • Chisholm Hibbing Airport (HIB) / 62.3 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Additional Information

General
  • Bicycles
  • Gift Shop
Outdoors
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Canoeing
  • Play Ground
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife & Nature
Room Amenities
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
Activities
  • Photography
Services
  • Fishing Guides
4988 Paradise Lane P.O Box 359 Ely, Minnesota 55731 United States  
Rates From

$680

Phone Number

1.800.446.9080

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