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summit chalet overlooking ski run and lake superior in lutsen

Lutsen Lodging

Lutsen is spread along Lake Superior and up the hill into the woods including Lutsen Mountains Ski and Summer Recreation Area. You will find historic Lutsen resorts, quiet motels, cabins, condos, vacation homes and lodges; some on Lake Superior, some slopeside, some tucked in the woods [campgrounds, too!]. They are all listed here. Lutsen is perfect for adventurers and relaxers and groups of both

mile 90.2 + 1.4 miles


An all-season resort nestled into the Sawtooth Mountains  on the Poplar River just a mile off Lake Superior, offering a unique experience for all interests. The mountain views as enjoyed from our lodge rooms, condos, townhomes and spacious four-bedroom Poplar Ridge log homes are magnificent. And the walking, biking, hiking paths that offer birding and all wildlife watching are endless. Take advantage of our many on-site amenities.


371 Ski Hill Road | Lutsen
mile 90.1


Lutsen Lodge is Lake Superior’s Most Romantic & Historic Resort. A favorite for romantic getaways, family vacations, destination weddings and girlfriend getaways.

Choose from a wide variety of Lake Superior lodging options. Our historic Scandinavian designed Lodge offers all the amenities including lodge rooms, a lakeside restaurant, pub, pool, whirlpool, sauna, and game room. Our luxury condominiums and classic hand-crafted log cabins offer great views, in-room Jacuzzi’s and fireplaces. Your stay includes a host of complimentary guest activities such as guided sea-kayak tours and hikes, naturalist programs, fly fishing classes, beach campfires, guided snowshoe and cross-country ski tours and much more.


5700 Minnesota 61 | Lutsen
mile 90.1


For travelers looking for a peaceful place to relax and escape their busy lives, Lutsen Lodge on Lake Superior awaits you. Whether you’re looking for a place to relax, a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or an outdoor adventure, you’ll find the perfect blend of North Wood's tradition and contemporary amenities at the iconic Lutsen Lodge on Lake Superior’s North Shore. You’ll also find four stunning seasons, each with their own character for your Minnesota vacation.


5700 Minnesota 61 | Lutsen
wintry ski in ski out townhomes at caribou highlands lodge at lutsen mountains
mile 87.3


A collection of townhomes nestled on a half-mile of pristine Lake Superior shoreline. With wood-burning fireplaces and decks offering breathtaking views of Lake Superior, this collection of cozy one and two-story townhomes will offer our guests a classic North Shore vacation experience. Located just five miles west of downtown Lutsen, the villas are the perfect home base for those looking to enjoy the region’s outdoor adventures — from hiking and skiing to biking and golfing. You'll make unforgettable memories at this distinct, inspiring destination.


6262 Minnesota 61 | Lutsen
mile 99.7


Landmark property providing warm hospitality for nearly 85 years; featuring log cabins, a historic main lodge and motel units. Miles of wild, scenic and accessible Lake Superior shoreline. Completely surrounded by Cascade River State Park, and the nationally recognized Superior Hiking Trail and 60 km of cross country skiing at your door. Excellent restaurant and pub onsite serving hand crafted meals daily. 10 minutes to the quaint village of Grand Marais or the Lutsen Mountains ski area.


3719 West Minnesota 61 | Lutsen
mile 90.2 + 1.3 miles


The perfect basecamp for all of your North Shore adventures. This cozy, 29 room, newly remodeled, boutique-style hotel is quickly becoming a favorite with tourists.

Conveniently located at the base of Lutsen Mountains just steps away from hiking (Superior Hiking Trail), biking, cross country and snowmobile trails, skiing, Superior National golf course and more. Meet our friendly “Wise Guides” staff, enjoy an onsite Massage with LutZen Reflections, chill out around our newly added outdoor areas with bonfire pits, hammocks, picnic & BBQ areas and our Ella’s Pantry convenience area which is open 24/7 for guests.


360 Ski Hill Road | Lutsen
mile 91.9


An eclectic selection of vacation homes on Minnesota's North Shore, cabins and townhomes from Duluth to the Canadian border including Lake Superior and inland lakes. Large homes and Pet-friendly properties available.


5335 West Highway 61 | Lutsen
mile 94.0


A quiet, family-run resort on Lake Superior offering you a retreat from the world. From cabins nestled along the shore, fireplace suites in our historic main log lodge, motel rooms overlooking the lake, a lakehome and a beautiful inland lake home, we provide a base for you to experience the northwoods. We offer rentals of canoes, skis and snowshoes, shuttles to hiking and skiing.


4874 Minnesota 61 | Lutsen
mile 103.7


A Home Away from Home on Lake Superior"

Nestled between the Lutsen and Grand Marais, Thomsonite Inn is perfectly situated to help you explore the North Shore. The Inn features complimentary amenities for guests including access to a wood-burning sauna overlooking Lake Superior, nightly bonfires with s’mores and use of bicycles for the nearby Gitchi-Gami State Trail. Thomsonite Inn is also unique in that it sits on a section Lake Superior’s shoreline that feature’s “Minnesota’s Gemstone”, Thomsonite.


2920 West Minnesota 61 | Grand Marais
spiral waterslide and pool at americinn silver bay on the north shore
mile 90.2 + 1.6 miles

Featuring a variety of studio and condominium units, Eagle Ridge Resort is set amidst the peaceful Sawtooth Mountain where guests play by day and relax by night. Each of our units has been designed to complement the natural beauty of the surrounding Superior National Forest. All rooms overlook Moose Mountain and the Poplar River Valley. Eagle Ridge Resort is within walking distance to all Lutsen Mountains amenities and services.


445 Ski Hill Road | Lutsen
mile 92.8 + 9.5 miles
Superior National Forest Campground

Easily reached rustic campground on a beautiful medium sized lake.  White Pine Lake campground features a boat launch and an accessible fishing pier, as well as some wonderful white pines. No fees charged, 3 back country sites, a boat launch and barrier-free fishing pier.

From Highway 61 in Lutsen, north on the Caribou Trail about 6 miles to the Honeymoon Trail, west 2.5 miles.

For more details, click here.


White Pine Acc | Lutsen
mile 92.8 + 11.9 miles
Superior National Forest Campground

Rustic campground on the shore of Clara Lake in a stand of pines.  It is close to other lakes as well, so it is a great campground for a weekend of fishing, or just relaxing near the water. No drinking water; 3 back country sites, a boat launch and barrier-free fishing pier. Details here.

From Highway 61 in Lutsen, north on Caribou Trail about 8 miles, west on Clara Lake Road about 4 miles.


Clara Public Landing Road | Lutsen
mile 94.1

Four rustic, modern cabins on Caribou Point on Lake Superior; the cabins accommodate two to seven people are open May into October.


4840 innesota 61 | Lutsen
mile 97.4

We offer three rental cottages that are tucked in the woods along the North Shore in Minnesota. The cozy up-north cottages are supplied with chopped firewood, linens, towels, and a beautiful stone fireplace. The cottages are on a beautiful four-acre plot of land surrounded by woods and privacy.


4210 Minnesota 61 | Lutsen
mile 100.8
State Park Campground

40 drive-in sites: 21 electric, 19 non-electric; 4 are pull-through sites, 35' RV length limit.
5 backpack sites from 0.5 to 1.5 miles from parking.
2 group camps [tent only; located 75 yards from parking].
Seasonal accessible showers and flush toilets, and dump station.
3 electric and 3 non-electric sites and vault toilets open year round.
Firewood for sale at office; ice for sale seasonally at office.
2023 payment update for camping and firewood


3481 West Highway 61 | Lutsen

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