gunflint trail north shore mn

places to stay along the Gunflint Trail

Looking for a cabin in the woods, vacation home, maybe a historic lodge, something rustic on a lake, something with all the bells-and-whistles on a lake, perhaps a campground or an inn? Head up the Gunflint Trail and stay at one of many lodges and resorts. Perfect if you want to paddle around a lake, go fishing, swim, cross-country ski, hike, see wildlife and snowmobile.

golden eaglee lodge sum
gunflint mile 27.3 + 3.2 miles

Unspoiled and unforgettable… Welcome to Golden Eagle Lodge, a family oriented, year round resort. We are located on Flour Lake in the Superior National Forest of Northeastern Minnesota, halfway up the historic Gunflint Trail. As the only residents on the lake, you can look forward to quiet and solitude. We offer fully equipped, modern housekeeping cabins to ensure comfort during your stay in the North Woods.

468 Clearwater Road | Grand Marais
218-388-2203
gunflint lodge summer
gunflint mile 43.7 +. 0.6 miles

A Minnesota Vacation in the true northwoods on the Gunflint Trail - north of Grand Marais

Whether your dream vacation is fishing for trophy walleye or lake trout, paddling the Boundary Waters, exploring the Boreal forest from horseback or at treetop level from our zip line Canopy Tour, or relaxing with your someone special in a hot tub under the stars, Gunflint Lodge & Outfitters has the perfect itinerary for you! Lodging, dining and activities for all interests and ages will keep every person in your family happy whether you are here for a week or a weekend.

143 South Gunflint Lake | Grand Marais
800-328-3325
gunflint lodge premiere
gunflint mile 43.7 +. 0.6 miles

A Minnesota Vacation in the true northwoods on the Gunflint Trail - north of Grand Marais

Whether your dream vacation is fishing for trophy walleye or lake trout, paddling the Boundary Waters, exploring the Boreal forest from horseback or at treetop level from our zip line Canopy Tour, or relaxing with your someone special in a hot tub under the stars, Gunflint Lodge & Outfitters has the perfect itinerary for you! Lodging, dining and activities for all interests and ages will keep every person in your family happy whether you are here for a week or a weekend.

143 South Gunflint Lake | Grand Marais
800-328-3325
clearwater historic lodge bb
gunflint mile 27.4

Charlie Boostrom chose our spot 100 years ago because it was the prettiest place in the Northwoods, and it still is. We offer an historic lodge on the Gunflint Trail with B&B rooms, lakeview cabins, hot breakfasts in the lodge, and a bakery famous for its fresh fruit pies and other treats. Watercraft rentals, canoe day trips, and BWCA expert outfitting also available.

774 Clearwater Road | Grand Marais
800-527-0554
golden eagle campground
gunflint mile 27.4
Private Campground

Golden Eagle Lodge offers a private campground with the same personalized service as our cabins. We have 9 sites, each with a picnic table, fire ring, and water and electric hookups. Electric service is 20, 30 and 50 amp. WiFi is available in the main lodge building.

Our heated shower house has 2 modern bathrooms with hot water and flush toilets. One Bathroom is wheelchair accessible with a roll in shower. A dump station is also available. These sites were designed to accommodate all sizes of RVs, Campers, Trailers, and Tents.

468 Clearwater Road | Grand Marais
218-388-2203
clearwater historic lodge bb
gunflint mile 27.4

Charlie Boostrom chose our spot 100 years ago because it was the prettiest place in the Northwoods, and it still is. We offer an historic lodge on the Gunflint Trail with B&B rooms, lakeview cabins, hot breakfasts in the lodge, and a bakery famous for its fresh fruit pies and other treats. Watercraft rentals, canoe day trips, and BWCA expert outfitting also available.

774 Clearwater Road | Grand Marais
800-527-0554
norwester lodge
gunflint mile 30.0
Private Campground

Welcome to your North Woods get away.  Our 6 cabins, 4 townhouses, and 7 campsites are just a few feet from the shores of Poplar lake.  Boats, motors, canoes, kayaks, paddle boards and pontoons are available for rent or just relax on the sand beach, patio or your own private deck. Feeling adventurous?  There are islands to explore, panoramic views to find or simply shopping for gifts in our shop.

7778 Gunflint Trail | Grand Marais
218-388-2252
norwester camping
gunflint mile 30.0
Private Campground

Welcome to your North Woods get away.  Our 6 cabins, 4 townhouses, and 7 campsites are just a few feet from the shores of Poplar lake.  Boats, motors, canoes, kayaks, paddle boards and pontoons are available for rent or just relax on the sand beach, patio or your own private deck. Feeling adventurous?  There are islands to explore, panoramic views to find or simply shopping for gifts in our shop.

7778 Gunflint Trail | Grand Marais
218-388-2252
hestons summer
gunflint mile 43.7 + 3.1 miles from Gunflint Trail

When you are ready to get away, Heston’s Lodge is waiting for you.  Secluded log cabins dot the shoreline of Gunflint Lake on Minnesota’s historic Gunflint Trail.  Nestled amid tall pines and old cedars, you will find plenty of peace and quiet. Country store; sauna and beach; boat, motor, and canoe rental.

579 South Gunflint Lake | Grand Marais
218-388-2243
gunflint mile 10.9 + 4.4 miles from Gunflint Trail

Only resort on Trout Lake; small family resort with seven private modern cabins that sleep up to 11 people. Excellent trout fishing; boat, motor and canoe rental; sauna and beach.

789 Trout Lake Rd | Grand Marais
218-388-1330
gunflint mile 12.7
Superior National Forest Campground

10 sites, picnic tables, fishing, fire grates, toilets, are first come-first served, drinking water, are RV accessible (limited length, no hook-ups, though) and fee charged. Hiking trail around the lake. Nearby Mink Lake has a barrier free fishing pier and swimming beach - note a trout stamp is required to fish on Kimball Lake. Details here.

From Hwy 61, north 11 miles on Gunflint Trail (Co. Rd. 12), east 2 miles on Trout Lake Road.

Trout Lake Road | Grand Marais
218-387-1750
gunflint mile 25.9 + 0.9 miles from Gunflint Trail
Only resort on East Bearskin Lake, 11 cabins and 4 lodges each with full kitchen, fireplace, private dock, hot tub house, sauna, boat, motor, pontoon and canoe rental, sand beach with playground, programs for the family, 77 km groomed cross country ski trails.
124 East Bearskin Road | Grand Marais
218-388-2292
gunflint mile 26.1
Superior National Forest Campground

33 sites; some along the lake, which is partially within the BWCA, picnic tables, fishing, fire grates, toilets, are first come-first served, drinking water, are RV accessible (limited length, no hook-ups, though) and fee charged. Details here.

From Hwy 61, north 25.5 miles on Gunflint Trail (Co. Rd. 12), east 1 mile on E Bearskin Rd.

East Bearskin Road | Grand Marais
218-387-1750
gunflint mile 27.4
Superior National Forest Campground

37 sites, picnic tables, fishing, fire grates, toilets, are first come-first served, drinking water, are RV accessible (limited length, no hook-ups, though) and fee charged. Great fishing lake, near Honeymoon Bluff hiking trail. Details here.

From Hwy 61, north 27 miles on Gunflint Trail (Co. Rd. 12), east 2 miles on Clearwater Rd.

Clearwater Road | Grand Marais
877-444-6777
gunflint mile 29.0
On Hungry Jack Lake; beautiful log lodge with bar, lounge and dining room. Thirteen cabins; sauna and beach; marina, dock, bait and tackle; boat, motor and canoe rental; partial outfitting.
372 Hungry Jack Road | Grand Marais
218-388-2265
gunflint mile 29.0 + 2.0 miles from Gunflint Trail

On Hungry Jack Lake; 2 cabins, each with fully equipped kitchen, bathroom with shower, and  a gas wood stove for heat and ambiance, as well as the use of one canoe or boat. Full-service outfitter shares knowledge and experience; clean, private bunkhouses; boat, motor, and canoe rental; beach; open May into October.

318 South Hungry Jack Road | Grand Marais
218-388-2275
gunflint mile 29.0
Private Campground

Tent and RV sites with hookups, dump station, fishing, swimming, hiking, a playground and lodge.

372 Hungry Jack Road | Grand Marais
218-388-2265
gunflint mile 29.1
On Poplar Lake; lakeshore cabins with decks; beach; boat, motor and canoe rental. Main lodge has a fun restaurant and bar, gifts and books, groceries and supplies.
7611 Gunflint Trail | Grand Marais
218-388-0102
gunflint mile 30.6
On Poplar Lake; the perfect lodge to hang your hat when exploring all that the Gunflint Trail in Northern Minnesota has to offer! Full restaurant and bar; off-sale liquor.
7890 Gunflint Trail | Grand Marais
218-388-2222
gunflint mile 30.7

On Poplar Lake, mid Gunflint Trail is our hand hewn cedar log lodge, boasting two massive native stone fireplaces and three charming guest rooms. We also offer 5 beautiful lakeside cabins [dog friendly!]. Free use of canoes and kayaks; boats and motors available

7969 Northwoods Loop | Grand Marais
218-388-0172
gunflint mile 31.2 + 0.2 miles from Gunflint Trail
On Poplar Lake; rustic lodge; trading post; bunkhouse; very nice one-, two- and three-bedroom cabins; sauna and beach; complete outfitters; open May into October.
50 Rockwood Road | Grand Marais
218-388-2242
gunflint mile 35.8
Superior National Forest Campground

7 sites and a carry down boat access, picnic tables, fishing, fire grates, toilets, are first come-first served, drinking water, are RV accessible (limited length, no hook-ups, though) and fee charged. Details here.

From Hwy 61, north 36 miles on Gunflint Trail (Co. Rd. 12), east 2 miles on Old Gunflint Trail (don't turn the first time you see Old Gunflint Trail, you will turn at the 2nd / west entrance).

Old Gunflint Trail | Grand Marais
218-387-1750
gunflint mile 38.3 + 0.2 miles from Gunflint Trail
Only resort on Loon Lake; Ma and Pa resort with eight original log cabins (pet friendly) built in the 1920's; lodge serving breakfast and dinner furnished with diamond willow furniture; boat rentals, FREE canoes and hydrobikes for guests; open May through October.
65 Loon Lake Rd | Grand Marais
218-388-2232
gunflint mile 43.8
Private Campground

Bring you tent, RV or camper or stay in one of our camping cabins. Our sites are well wooded with natural On Gunflint Lake; 19 campsites and six modern, private A-frame cabins; lodge with store; beach; sauna; marina; boat, motor, and canoe rental.

217 South Gunflint Lake | Grand Marais
218-388-4454
gunflint mile 43.8
Private Campground

Bring you tent, RV or camper or stay in one of our camping cabins. Our sites are well wooded with natural features and vegetation, offer electric and water service, a rock fire pit and lake frontage for some sites.  There is a bathhouse, laundromat, playground and lodge/store building with gifts, groceries & supplies and snackbar.  We offer boat & watercraft rentals and can arrange guide service.  We welcome families with children and we're pet friendly!

217 South Gunflint Lake | Grand Marais
218-388-4454
gunflint mile 43.9

We offer a quiet, remote atmosphere with a personal touch. We offer a selection of accommodations to fit your needs. Our two- and four-bedroom Cabins and three Lodge Suites provide our guests with a beautiful panoramic lake view. Affordable rates; wireless internet

196 North Gunflint Lake | Grand Marais
218-388-2233
gunflint mile 46.5 + 0.9 miles from Gunflint Trail

Only resort on Round Lake; offering 5 cabins, from a one-room suite to a 3-bedroom, and a 3-bedroom lodge that sleeps 8; excellent fishing, sandy beach, right on the edge of the BWCA - perfect for day trips.

193 Round Lake | Grand Marais
218-388-2221
gunflint mile 52.4

Near the end of the Gunflint Trail, renowned fishing guides and three cabins for up to six people. Fully finished kitchens. One cabin is seasonal.

12056 Gunflint Trail | Grand Marais
218-388-9929
gunflint mile 54.2 + 1.0 miles from Gunflint Trail
On Seagull River connected to Saganaga Lake. A wilderness canoe trip outfitter and resort with 6 fully equipped cabins and 10 bunkhouses. A sauna and stocked gift shop. Open May to October
189 Sag Lake Trail | Grand Marais
218-388-2224
gunflint mile 55.0

Gull Bay Chalet, our deluxe bunkhouse, features heated 2 room units with private bathroom and shower facilities in each unit.  All units have large picture windows and a large deck overlooking Gull Lake.  "A" Frame Bunkhouses offer a less expensive alternative.  Each unit sleeps up to five persons; however, for your privacy we never put multiple parties in a unit.  The "A" Frames have windows, screens and electricity.  A clean central shower and bathroom facility is nearby.

12582 Gunflint Trail | Grand Marais
218-388-2212
gunflint mile 55.0
Superior National Forest Campground

32 sites, picnic tables, fishing, fire grates, toilets, some are reservable, drinking water, are RV accessible (limited length, no hook-ups, though) and fee charged.; two boat launches, two boat accesses, nearby phone, gas, groceries and sundry items - some RV hook-ups.

From Hwy 61, north 57 miles on Gunflint Trail (Co. Rd. 12) to campground entrance

For more information & reservations click here.

Gunflint Trail | Grand Marais
218-387-1750
Gunflint Trail

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