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Timber Trail Lodge is a premier four-season Northern Minnesota family resort offering modern accommodations with direct Boundary Waters access for those who wish to incorporate a wilderness adventure into their Minnesota resorts vacation. Located just seven miles from Ely, Minnesota, Timber Trail Lodge sits on the south shore of Farm Lake, one of four interconnected lakes offering both motorized boating and Boundary Waters canoeing experiences, and surrounded by over one million acres of wilderness.
See our Accommodations page for information on our modern to deluxe cabins and our Cabin Availability page to plan your Minnesota vacation.
Our Diamond Willow Cabin was featured on PBS Great American Lodges.
View a 4 minute PBS-TV video featuring Timber Trail Lodge and Wintergreen Dog Sled Lodge
Timber Trail Lodge is open all year and has a variety of lakeside accommodations. Our cabins range from deluxe to modern/comfortable and range in size from 1 to 6 bedrooms. We also have motel/kitchenette rooms attached to the lodge for those seeking short term overnight lodging. Our newest cabins are the nicest you will find in Ely. Our accommodations are reasonably priced and all are fully furnished. We can accommodate almost any size group and offer discounted rates for those seeking multiple cabin accommodations.
Activities At Timber Trail Lodge
Vacationing at our Ely, MN resort will provide you with a multitude of activities to choose from. Our video, "What else is there to do during my stay at Timber Trail" highlights the many Ely area activities that draw visitors to Ely and the BWCA. The lodge also has numerous amenities and activities; see "What we offer visitors to Ely, Minnesota". We have direct access to the BWCA across the lake from our resort, and a full service canoe outfitting company, Boundary Waters Outfitters, if you'd like to add a wilderness experience to your Ely, MN vacation.
Fishing At Timber Trail Lodge
Our guests have a wide variety of fishing options. Our chain of four lakes offers 11,000 acres of water and direct access to the BWCA, offering some of the finest fishing in North America. We offer self guided and guided wilderness fishing experiences. Spring and fall offer the best fishing, but you can enjoy productive fishing throughout the summer months. We can answer questions, tell you where the fish are biting, what lures and techniques are working, etc. For the most comprehensive fishing information, visit us at Minnesota Fishing Resort.