Crane Lake has a variety of great resorts & lodging options to plan your next great Minnesota vacation. Many of the resorts are located along the south shore of Crane Lake however there are several others located in remote areas and smaller wilderness lakes in the areas. You can also take in all the beauty of Voyageurs National Park on a one of kind houseboat vacation, sleep and explore on the water with these one of the kind vacation excursions.
The Crane Lake area also offers many amazing activities like some of the best fishing in Minnesota, many miles of hiking & biking trails, endless boating possibilities, great local dining, shopping, golf and atv trails. Visit some of the popular areas attractions like the Vince Shute Bear Sanctuary, Soudan Underground Mine State Park, The Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCA), The Vermilion Gorge & Vermilion Falls.
For a moment, close your eyes and imagine yourself on our pontoon on your way to our exclusive, remote, yet accessible resort, located on the shoreline of over ¼ million acres of waterway that includes Voyageur’s National Park, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, and Canadian waterways. Choose from housekeeping cottages, rooms, or a houseboat to spend your much deserved vacation.
Gold Mine Camp is located on the 49-mile-long Vermilion River, nestled between two portage “waterfalls,” in the wilderness between Lake Vermilion and Crane Lake. The Vermilion River flows north of the Trout Lake Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and eventually empties into Hudson Bay in Canada. Gold Mine has access to approximately 17 miles of navigable river system. Gold Mine Camp is a privacy-plus location. People, other than Gold Mine guests, are rarely seen. Private property in this area is limited and public access is difficult.
Sand Point Lodge. Located on the Canadian shores of Sand Point Lake, Ontario, Canada. Just 8 miles by water from Crane Lake, MN. Rent one of our beautiful rustic cabins or visit the lodge to purchase Canadian fishing licenses, bait, gasoline, or basic groceries. Kick back, relax and enjoy a tasty meal in our restaurant overlooking the lake.
Norway Lodge is conveniently located at the south entrance of Voyageurs National Park and the west entrance of the BWCA and Quetico Park. Crane Lake is located at the end of the road so if you wish to travel further you will need a boat. Nothing but lakes and woods from here. Whether you are interested in photography, fishing, canoeing, or just kicking back to relax, the area surrounding Norway Lodge offers a little something for everyone.
When vacationers think of Crane Lake resorts, they think of Scott’s Peaceful Valley as their home away from home. A place where you’ll create special memories relaxing in one of the most beautiful and picturesque places in America. Adjacent to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA), Crane Lake is a desirable vacation spot and Scott’s Peaceful Valley Resort, being directly on the shores of Crane Lake, is a highly sought after destination.
We are an All Seasons Resort! Cabins on Crane and Voyageurs Landing of Crane Lake, Minnesota. Relax and enjoy your time here.
Family friendly cabins for groups large and small. It’s the perfect place to be! Fishing and sport boat rentals. Bicycles, kayaks, paddleboats, and canoe no charge for guest use. Near ATV and snowmobile trails. Near Hiking and walking trails.
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This is what Sherrick’s is all about. Located on Johnson Lake, there is access to two other isolated wilderness lakes with excellent fishing, fished by few and enjoyed by everyone. It’s like taking a fly-in trip into Canada, without having to cross the Canadian border! Isolated, yet just a few hours from every major Midwest city, isolated but close to civilizaiton, isolated but provides modern housekeeping cabins with hot and cold running water, flush toilets, refrigerators and stoves.
Make Our Home Yours. Come north and experience spectacular sunsets and a network of crystal blue never-ending waterways. Bring your friends and family to enjoy the unique beauty of Crane Lake at Voyagaire Lodge. We are nestled amongst towering pine trees and miles of pristine northern Minnesota natural shoreline.
Each cabin has a deck and are on the shoreline, there is a sand beach with lounge chairs and each cabin has its own firepit. Cabin interiors have a warm northwoods decor with large window for viewing the lake. All have full size fridges and stoves with microwave, coffee makers, and basic dishes/pans. Each cabins is furnished with sheets and towels.
We offer Minnesota houseboat vacations in Voyageurs National Park. The park consists of five major lakes, Kabetogama, Namakan, Sand Point, Crane and Rainy Lake. Kettle Falls links us to the eastern portion of Rainy Lake via small boat portage. The Voyageurs National Park is 1/3 water based and has over 219,000 acres and no roads. We are based on the beautiful Ash River which is the central entrance to the park. Wildlife is abundant in Voyageurs…deer, moose, otters, bald eagles, black bear and white pelicans are few examples. This makes Voyageurs National Park a great area for the photo enthusiasts. So bring your camera and plenty of film.
We invite you to join us on one of the best walleye and crappie lakes in the area! Nestled in the beauty of the Superior National Forest on Echo Lake, you will find that we have everything you are looking for in a vacation retreat. Come prepared for some great fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing & relaxation!
Nelson’s resort offers 27 individual pine log and paneled cabins, each as beautiful as their surroundings. After a successful day of fishing, swim on the beach, take a nice hot shower in your own cabin, and walk down to the lodge for a fantastic dinner prepared by our chef. After dinner? Maybe a night cap in our bar, a bonfire on the beach, a moment in the sauna, or watch the northern lights from your dock.