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A Blend of Comfort and Nature on Burntside Lake

Resting on the edge of Burntside Lake, Tamarack Resort is the perfect respite from city life. Immerse yourself in the enchanting nature of one of the country's most beautiful lakes with more than 150 islands. With the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness nearby, this locale makes for a reviving retreat for families and friends. Enjoy plenty of activities such as fishing, canoeing, or lounging by the lake. Or, you can visit the welcoming town of Ely, Minnesota, for a day of shopping and dining. Spend an afternoon at the International Wolf Center or at the underground mine! In the evening, return to your fully-furnished cabin with deck that overlooks the lake, and an outdoor grill.


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Tamarack is a classic Minnesota beach vacation: a cabin with lake views and access to two beautiful beaches. Burntside Lake is clear, clean, and pristine, and the beach areas follow suit. Build sandcastles, lounge on the shores, or grab a boat for a day of water activities!


Discover a true Minnesota family vacation at Tamarack Resort! Here, you can catch panfish from the dock, cruise in a pontoon to the lake's islands, or indulge in s'mores at a beach campfire. Fully-equipped cabins provide a private, relaxing setting for your family.


A varied terrain with deep, clear water, 150 islands and many bays make Burntside Lake and Tamarack Resort a terrific place to fish for walleyes, smallmouth bass, panfish, and lake trout. Bring your own boat, or rent a motor and boat from the resort. It's the ideal fishing escape!


Aquatic adventures abound on Burntside Lake, which features 150 scenic islands for fantastic fishing. Fish near a different island every day and find your new hot spot! With a variety of unique islands, you'll also catch a variety of fish just off of these islands!


Tamarack Resort's sprawling natural shoreline on Burntside Lake is adorned by two beaches, a boat launch, and plenty of docking space. Every weekly cabin rental includes a fishing boat or canoe, with additional boats, canoes, and pontoons to rent on your Minnesota lake vacation.


Nature surrounds you at a stay at Tamarack Resort! Here, you can truly bask in the beautiful environment from your cozy cabin, relax on the lake shore, or head out to explore. Take relaxing walk or hike, keep an eye out for wildlife, or find water-fueled fun on the lake!


The beautiful lakeside location of Tamarack Resort is sure to set the perfect mood for your romantic vacation. Come and relax amongst the natural surroundings, take a boat onto Burntside Lake for a fishing or canoeing trip, and watch the sun set over the waters in the evenings from your cabin.

Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets

Tamarack Resort cabins feel like home with modern, full kitchens, baths & grills, some featuring fireplaces, decks or screened-in porches. Step outside, and a world of verdant forests and glistening lake waters unfolds - a paradise waiting for you!

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 8 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Ely
  • Nearby Water Burntside Lake
  • Open Dates May 17 to Oct 1

Plan your next group event at Tamarack Resort.

From family vacations to romantic escapes, Tamarack Resort is the ideal Minnesota lakeside getaway! Inquire today!

For more information please call +1 (866) 452 - 8661 or Send Inquiry.



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Nearest Airports

  • Atikokan Municipal Airport (YIB) / 56.4 miles
  • Chisholm Hibbing Airport (HIB) / 58.5 miles
  • Duluth International Airport (DLH) / 79.8 miles

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

Additional Information

  • Beach
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Canoeing
  • Outdoor Grill(s)
  • Beach
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife & Nature
Room Amenities
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Fireplace
  • Full Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Laundry Facilities
Languages Spoken
  • English
P.O. Box 303 Ely, Minnesota 55731 United States  
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