Ideal Location- Our resort is ideally located for you and your family to enjoy the many activities Ely has to offer. We are located only 7 miles from Ely, on a chain of 4 interconnected lakes.
Our Chain of Lakes- The chain of lakes offers 11,000 acres of water to explore, fish and recreate on. The 4 lakes include Farm Lake, Garden Lakes, White Iron Lake, and South Farm Lake. There are no motor restrictions on 3 of the lakes. The lakes are never busy, offer good fishing, and offer you a varying degree of a wilderness experiences.
Direct access to the Boundary Waters- For those not familiar with the Boundary Waters, the official name is Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. This is a 1 million acre wilderness overseen by the US Forest Service. It is the largest wilderness east of the Rockies. National Geographic Magazine named it "one of 50 places a person should visit in their lifetime". You can enter the Boundary Water's Wilderness directly from our lodge, and we do operate a full service canoe outfitting business (www.BoundaryWatersOutfitters.com). We can make it easy for persons of all ages and experiences to make a Boundary Waters trip a part of your family vacation experience.
Cabins- We have 16 cabins we rent ranging from a 1 BR cabin to a 6 BR cabin. We offer deluxe accommodations, moderately prices accommodations, and remote cabins.
We offer a multiple cabin discount, and given enough notice can accommodate groups of most any size.
Fishing- The fishing opportunities are endless. You can visit our fishing website at (www.MinnesotaFishingResort.com). You can fish the chain of lakes, remote lakes, Trout lakes, Muskie lakes and Boundary Water's Wilderness lakes all within a short distance from the lodge. Our chain offers fishing for Walleye, Northern Pike, Bass, Crappies and Pan Fish. We have an excellent guide service and we can tailor a package to meet most anyone's budget and desires. Many guests return each year for their annual wilderness and remote lake fishing experience.
Canoe Outfitting- Our canoe outfitting company can design an overnight canoe trip into the Boundary Waters for all or part of the members of your family's resort vacation. We service all Ely entry points into the Boundary Waters and can provide for your full or partial canoe outfitting needs.
Motel Units- For those members of your family that desire more private accommodations we can offer our Motel/Kitchenettes. These accommodations offer a a full kitchen, bathroom, and a small dining area. They are reasonably priced, comfortable and conveniently located within the resort.
Resort Amenities- At Timber Trail Lodge we offer a lot of resort amenities for your family to enjoy. We will list some of those amenities here but when calling for information (800-777-7348) please let us know any special needs and desires you have. We will work to accommodate those desires, and price our packages to meet or beat any other resort property you may have under consideration if reasonable. Our amenities include!
|Beautiful Lake Location|
|Natural Sand Beach|
|Lodge & Store|
|Boat, Motor, Canoe & Kayak rental|
|Free WiFi in our Lodge|
|Boat Launch & Docking|
|Guide Service & Advice|
|BWCA Shuttle Service|
|Fish Licenses & Bait|
|Game Room / Library|
|Fish Cleaning Facilities|
|Direct Access to the BWCA|
|Four Interconnected Lakes|
|No Motor Restrictions|
|Remote Lake Guided Trips|
|Canoe Outfitting Services|
|BWCA Permit Station|
|Pets Allowed in most Cabins|
|Cabins, Motels, Camping & Outfitting|