Ely, Minnesota

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Ely, Minnesota, USA

Recreation in Ely, Minnesota

State Parks

  • Bear Head State Park
    9301 Bear Head State Park Road, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-7229, This secluded park features outstanding fishing waters, seventeen miles of hiking trails, nine miles of cross-country ski trails, and a one mile snowmobile trail; the... more info

Lakes & Marinas

  • Shagawa Lake Marina
    P.O. Box 182, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-8400, This marina offers a variety of power boats, runabouts, fishing boats, pontoon boats, kayaks, canoes, and more.  more info


Outfitters & Guides

  • Bill Slaughter's Northwoods Guiding Service
    9378 Birch Lake Road, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-2650, This guide service provides dogsled rides, scenic and fishing day trips, canoe trips, drive-one’s-own-dogsled trips, as well as overnight camping in and near the... more info  map

  • Canoe Country Outfitters
    629 East Sheridan Street, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-4046, Since 1946, this company has been outfitting canoe trips into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness & Quetico Provincial Park. Cabins & campground on Moose Lake,... more info  map

  • Voyageur North Canoe Outfitters
    1829 East Sheridan Street, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-3251, Whether one is looking for complete outfitting or just a few items, Voyageur North can help with preparing one for a trip into the area's pristine wilderness, and offers... more info  map

Rafting & Canoeing

  • Border Lakes Wilderness Canoe Trips
    5865 Moose Lake Road, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-5811, This outfitter offers a complete range of canoe trip outfitting services, including the provision of equipment, food, and canoes, which include super light Kevlar... more info  map

  • Boundary Waters Canoe Outfitters
    1083 Boundary Waters Road, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-3201, This team offers complete outfitted canoe trips in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area and Quetico Park in Canada; provisions include gear, food, canoe routing, and maps. more info

  • Canadian Border Outfitters
    14635 Canadian Border Road, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-5847, Canadian Border Outfitters offers complete or partial wilderness canoe trip outfitting services, including camping gear and ultra-light canoes, and no experience is... more info

  • Canadian Waters
    111 Sheridan Street, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-3202, Canadian Waters prides itself on being "America's finest canoe outfitter," and provides complete or partial outfitting, with deluxe ultra-light equipment, Mad River... more info

  • Spirit of the Wilderness
    2030 East Sheridan Street, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-3149, A full service canoe trip outfitter. They offer complete or partial outfitting, canoe & kayak rental, transportation, live bait, fishing tackle, retail outdoor... more info

Snow Sports

  • Wintergreen Dogsled Lodge
    1101 Ring Rock Road, Ely, MN 55731
    218-365-6022, Wintergreen Dogsled Lodge offers three, five, and seven day dog sledding excursions, with complete instructions, outfitting, lodging, and meals provided. more info  map


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