It’s time to let the cat out of the bag! Cyrus Resort, the best kept secret of Lake of the Woods, shall be secret no more! Come enjoy its top notch ice fishing, charter fishing, and scrumptious restaurant and bar. Ice fishing is made fun and easy with bombardier transportation to and from spacious, heated fish houses. Lake of the Woods is stuffed with gargantuan, trophy-class walleye just itching to get a piece of your bait! When you’re not locked in battle with a northern pike, throw a leg over a sled and ride the versatile and beautiful trails of the area. Miles of groomed trails provide endless snowmobiling fun in Minnesota’s world of frigid beauty. Before you set foot in the wintry wilderness, energize with a hot hearty breakfast at the onsite restaurant, open seven days a week! Lunch and dinner are always served, and always hit the spot after tromping through the great outdoors.
3298 Cyrus Rd NW, Baudette, MN 56623
Stop back in the summer for a completely novel angling experience! Peruse the royal blue water in a rented boat and bob peacefully while you wait. But don’t fall asleep; the action is never far off on Lake of the Woods!
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The hotel crew will provide a delectable shore lunch of fresh walleye on request!
McQuoid's Inn & Event Center
Fire up the auger and prepare for some of Minnesota's best ice fishing McQuoid's Inn & Event Center!
Cure that cabin fever with an angling adventure on Lake Mille Lacs. Purchase a fishing package, which includes an experienced guide willing to share all the hot spot secrets, transportation, bait/tackle, jigging rods, and a fish house. Whether you're hoping to reel in walleye, northern pike, or panfish, this is the lake for you. After a successful day on the lake, warm up in a two-bedroom cabin, which are perfect for four to six guests. Amenities like fully equipped kitchens, cozy fireplaces, gas grills, and fire pits make you feel at home. If you're hosting a larger fishing party, five-bedroom log condos can accommodate up to 15 fishing companions. It's nice to be on the ice at McQuoid's!
1325 Highway 47 North, Isle, Minnesota 56342
You won’t find nicer fish houses on any lake than at Mac’s Twin Bay, which is just a couple miles away.Their deluxe fish houses are as cozy and warm as your living room.
Guides use ATVs or snowmobiles with Eskimo portable fish houses to start early in the year and stay ahead of the crowd.
Angle Outpost Resort & Conference Center
Angle Inlet, Minnesota
Small in comparison to the expanse of Lake of the Woods, the shore-side cabins of Angle Outpost Resort offer striking lakefront views to all of its guests. A relaxing getaway from the dramas of the world awaits! If you must take your business on vacation, however, 50-seat conference rooms will get the job done well and get you back to fishing! Angle Outpost Resort is home to the Red Fox Ice Fishing Company, which is good news for anglers of all levels! The company provides practiced services among the reefs and island structures of the Northwest Angle, which allows for outstanding fishing action! To wait another minute would be folly; make a reservation now for a fishing excursion of a lifetime!
8206 Dawson Rd NW, Angle Inlet, MN 56711
The population of Angle Inlet is just 60, offering a true Minnesotan small town experience where everyone you meet is knowledgeable and friendly. Not to mention, there's plenty of fish to go around!
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Rent Vexilar depth finder equipment to dramatically improve your angling game! The fish won't stand a chance.
River Bend Resort
River Bend Resort is a real catch, offering spools of modern conveniences while keeping the traditional beauty of ice fishing alive in its atmosphere! Sunlit snow dusts the ice and ice fishing houses mark havens of warmth and comfort on the surface of Lake of the Woods. Explore the beautiful wilderness and partake in phenomenal ice fishing with a company of expert anglers and, of course, plenty of walleye! Grab hold and tug on an exclusive ice fishing package that covers everything but your long johns! Leave your worries off the ice and pull up fish after fish thanks to the advice of expert anglers. The houses, most with an attached bathroom, are moved frequently for the best fishing experience. Make a reservation now and drop your line with the best of them.
3343 Red Oak Road NW, Baudette, MN 56623
Can’t wait for the ice? Fall fishing is an outright blast at River Bend Resort! Fishing the Rainy River for a plethora of gilled dinners is just one reason to visit in the fall!
From Baudette: Just west of McDonalds, turn right onto HWY 172 and travel north for 11 miles. At the River Bend sign located on the right side of HWY 172 turn right and you will arrive at our location.
Are you looking for a mentor to show you the ropes and teach you the secrets of Minnesota ice fishing? Look no further than Ballard’s Resort on Lake of the Woods. Fish for walleye, not luxury, here: spacious living quarters boast full kitchens, housekeeping services, and cable TV. Outdoor grills are a must for preparing your successful catch! The Walleye Connection is where things get serious. Seriously extravagant. Travel by luxury motor coach on an all-inclusive ice fishing package including guided fishing by coast guard-licensed anglers, equipment, fish processing, and meals! The world of trophy-class angling just got more accessible than ever. Take a break from the busy life and experience the joys of a mid-week journey to a fishing paradise. A little snow never stopped a true angler.
3314 Bur Oak Rd NW, Baudette, MN 56623
Lake of the Woods is the sixth largest freshwater lake in the United States (after the five Great Lakes).
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Check out the new fishing adventure on an island camp in the Canadian wilderness! It's only you, the water, and a sunrise...and the deer, bear, and loons of course.
Voyagaire Lodge and Houseboats
Crane Lake, Minnesota
Make your home away from home the Voyagair Lodge & Houseboats. Be overcome with organic beauty only Mother Nature could muster as fiery sunsets pass behind icy waterways and brilliant snow dazzles in the daylight. Blaze through snowmobile and snowshoe trails and take in the epic scenery of towering pine trees that surround the area. Go ice fishing on the lake for a little rest and recuperation mixed with fervent excitement of yanking your record breaking catch! Take a break from winter fun and fill your belly with the delicious offerings of the Voyagaire lodge restaurant. Sizzling steaks are fired up on the grill and imbued with mouthwatering flavors that surprise and satisfy. Fresh sea fare is more delectable than ever, and early risers who wake up with the wildlife are privy to a steaming breakfast before embarking on wild adventures.
7576 Gold Coast Road, Crane Lake, Minnesota 55725
Winter isn't the only time of year to reap fish and benefits from beautiful Crane Lake. Take a summertime cruise on a houseboat and float between three billion-year-old rocks while leisurely fishing and merry-making.
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Want to come during the warmer months but not stay in a houseboat? Rent a luxurious cabin in the sun and a speedboat, and let the fishing tales begin!
The Red Door Resort
Head to Lake Mille Lacs for your next Minnesoata ice fishing getaway. At the No. 7 pick on or list, The Red Door Resort, you can enjoy some family hospitality while reeling in your limit of panfish, walleye, musky, and bass when the water freezes over for the winter.
Lake Mille Lacs is well known for its walleye fishing, but you may also get into smallmouth bass, jumbo perch, northern pike, and giant musky. Once you leave the newly enlarge, protected harbor at the resort, you are only moments away from rock, sand, gravel, and numerous well known mudflats. During ice fishing season, the staff takes special care to place your ice fishing house, or one of their rentals, on this same structure that has produced the previous season. When you're not tending to your fishing line, you'll enjoy your choice of 10 motel rooms or 11 cabins on Lake Mille Lacs. Each of these accommodations feature dish network and WiFi access to keep you connected during your getaway. The cabins also include a lake view as well as an outdoor grill, lounge chairs, and a fire pit. Start planning your own ice fishing trip at The Red Door Resort today!
38421 State Highway 18 Aitkin, Minnesota 56431
Make sure to check the area fishing reports on the property website when you plan your getaway!
During the summer, you can in the Fish House Park. This RV Park gives anglers easy access to the onsite fish house and the surrounding state park.
Appeldoorn's Sunset Bay Resort
Don't let a little ice on the lake prevent you from a fun-filled fishing trip to Appeldoorn's Sunset Bay Resort. Set on the shores of Lake Mille Lacs, this is the perfect destination for your next winter ice fishing getaway!
From the accommodations to the fishing conditions, an ice fishing getaway at Appeldoorn's is truly an unforgettable experience. Let their expert guides, Tony Roach and Tim Anderson, take you to some of the top spots on the lake, helping you to place your ice house in just the right spot. Once you've drilled down into the deep blue waters of Lake Mille Lacs, you'll have a great opportunity to reel in a variety of panfish, walleye, and even northern pike. For more details, or to start planning your own ice fishing getaway, contact the friendly staff at Appeldoorn's today!
45401 Mille Lacs Parkway Isle, MN 56342
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You'll find a wide range of accommodation options at Appeldoorn's, including guest rooms at Spirit Lake Inn, the sister property for the resort. You can also utilize the onsite reunion house for larger groups!
If you're planning a summer fishing trip, make sure to bring your own boat and take advantage of the valet boat service.
Timber Trail Lodge & Resort
Stay at this four-season resort beautifully situated on the shores of four interconnected lakes with direct access to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. Crave the explosion of a bass fighting at the other end of your line. Feel the triumph of holding your trophy-sized catch for the camera. Fish all day, only breaking for a delicious lunch of your morning catch. Whether first-time father-son fishing outings or seasoned friends gathering on the ice one more time, the possibilities on the boundary Waters’ encapsulating surface are utterly endless. The accommodations are a Midwestern dream come true. Specially winterized motel units up the ante with complete cookware to fry up your catch, dinner service, a full bath with towels, and a private entrance. Deluxe cabins are the crown jewels of Timber Trail. Bite into a walleye fillet in front of the fireplace or work off a pinched nerve in your casting arm by soaking in the ThermoMasseur Air Tub. Reality ends where Timber Trail begins!
629 Kawishiwi Trail, Ely, MN 55731
Put away the poles and tip ups in favor of skis! Downhill skiing and snowboarding, available just 40 minutes away, is a speedy injection of adrenaline into your vacation!
Once you have reached Ely, go east on 169, also known as Sheridan St (it's the main road through Ely). Heading east, go one and a half miles past Ely and turn right onto Route 16 (also known as Kawishiwi Trail). Go five and a half miles and Timber Trail will be on the left.
Zippel Bay Resort
Discover some of The North Star State's best ice fishing at Zippel Bay Resort! Situated on the legendary Lake of the Woods on the Canadian border, you'll reel in everything from walleye to sauger to northern pike to panfish. With the highest walleye/sauger limits in Minnesota, you'll be able to keep plenty of trophies. Zippel Bay's wide, well-maintained ice roads are easy to travel on and lead to outstanding heated fish houses. Tip-up houses and dark houses are available and set you up for success. After a day of hooking a host of fish, exchange big fish tales over a cold drink at the resort's lounge. Hit the hay in the new log cabins, which feature log furniture and an array of amenities. Your Minnesota ice fishing fantasy comes true at Zippel Bay!
6080 39th St NW, Williams, Minnesota 56686
Lake of the Woods showcases a surface area of 1,679 square miles, making for plenty of ice fishing opportunities!
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The new log cabins feature exceptional amenities like fireplaces, central air, satellite television, Jacuzzis, and breathtaking views!
Linder's HideAway Cabins
When you're ice fishing you'll undoubtedly want somewhere, warm, accommodating, and rustic to return to. Linder's HideAway Cabins somehow manages to check all three of that criteria.
Baudette is popularly known as the Walleye capital of the world, so finding a big juicy fish shouldn't be too difficult for the aspiring ice fisherman. But once you're finished, you'' be happy to warm up in one of Linder's three cozy cabins. Each is fully furnished and includes a fireplace, grill and a large covered porch. Each also has its own fire pit, the perfect spot for family and friends to roast wieners and marshmallows. They even have outside kennels with dog houses so you can bring Spot, Fido, or Snoopy along! Whether you are planning a family getaway or a fishing trip for the gang, Linder's HideAway Cabins will make your trip a memorable experience.
4173 Basswood Rd NW, Baudette, MN 56623
The population was 1,106 at the 2010 census.
Baudette is known as the Walleye Capital of the World!
Arnesen's Rocky Point Resort
Fisherpeople unite! Arnesen's Rocky Point Resort is an ideal Minnesota vacation for anyone interested in drilling a hole in a lake and reeling in the big one!
With reefs located just past the resort's marina, Arnesen's Rocky Point Resort puts walleye, musky, and other fish species at your fingertips. Grab an augur and the friendly staff will point you towards the prime spots. At the end of the day, nothing beats returning to a crackling fire and a hot cup of cocoa. Fall asleep in your cozy feather bed, then wake up the next day and do it all again!
6760 Rocky Point Rd NW, Roosevelt, MN 56673
The Lodge is 19.8 miles from Seven Clans Casino.
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Other amenities include a fish-cleaning house and a sheltered marina with fuel, bait and boat docking.