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We are booked solid through August 18th call us to book your stay before all cabins are filled in the upcoming weeks! Call toll-free 1-800-992-4386 now to reserve your favorite cabin! Contact Us
Summer is here!
Book your Summer vacation now before our cabins are full and our camp sites are filled!
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Summer Rates now through August 22!
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"Your Lake Shore Cabin is Waiting On You" Call Nor'Wester Lodge 1-800-992-4386

Reserve your quiet lake shore cabin on the edge of the BWCA. Have fun fishing, boating, hiking, and fishing... and more fishing. (Did we mention fishing?) or you can simply lie around in the sun. Yes, dogs are welcome too!

Fish fry every Sunday night!
(Weather permitting)
Open only to those staying
at Nor'Wester Lodge
Fish caught at our main dock.
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Call Nor'Wester Lodge today, 1-800-992-4FUN (386)

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"Up North" vacations and outfitted wilderness canoe trips on Minnesota's legendary Gunflint Trail. Nor'Wester Lodge is located on Poplar Lake at the edge of the Boundary Waters and has been hosted by the Brandt family - since 1931.

Nor'wester Lodge & Canoe Outfitters has been one of the most unforgettable Northern Minnesota vacation spots for over 80 years. Located on the historic Gunflint Trail right on the shore of Poplar Lake, Nor'Wester Lodge & Canoe Outfitters is surrounded by the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) and Superior National Forest.

This Northeastern Minnesota resort offers lakeside cabin and villa accommodations, and a campground. The location is perfect for family vacations and quiet resort getaways. The area is known for excellent fishing for walleye, lake trout, northern pike and smallmouth bass. In winter, reliable snow depth from December through March creates a

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premier destination for snowmobiles, with miles of groomed snowmobile trails.

We have year-round recreation! If you like hiking, the Nor'Wester Lodge area on the Gunflint Trial offers hundreds of miles of hiking trails. Just bring your hiking boots and your camera and explore!

A Legendary Location!
Take the Scenic Highway 61 North Shore Drive of Lake Superior from Duluth to Grand Marais, then head up the Gunflint Trail into the heart of the Superior National Forest. We are only 30 miles up the Gunflint Trail from Grand Marais, Minnesota, and only 2.5 miles from the Canada boarder.



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Nor'Wester Lodge and Outfitters
7778 Gunflint Trail
Grand Marais, Minnesota 55604
1-800-992-4FUN (386) | 1-218-388-2252

Northern MN Vacations

Swimming in Poplar Lake

Gunflint Trail fishing

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MN Family Vacations

Northern MN Wildlife

We sell Collectables

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