Timber Trail Lodge and Outfitter

HC 1, Box 3111, Ely, Minnesota, 55731-9328, United States | Lodge

Travel Blogs from Ely

Canoe Camping with Carol and Karl

A travel blog entry by luckysfamily


... leading the way through the tough spots.

All and all, it was a great eye-opening experience for Glenn, Tara, and Dave. The weather held out nicely considering the record setting rain in the area just before. Carol planned nice meals and Karl provided the overall experience and fishing opportunities. It was a wonderful chance for us to see and do something unlike anything we've done before!

Extreme Camping

A travel blog entry by kberger


We caught TONS of giant smallmouth bass! The weather was decent, except for a couple of super windy days. We managed to avoid any bears or scary wildlife...just lots of chipmunks! As usual, the scenery was great. There's just something so cool about nature that's virtually untouched by man.

The great outdoors!

A travel blog entry by storbakken2000

... next stay before you leave. And don't forget that Ely is but a 30 minute car ride and offers much to see and do for the whole family. I recommend taking a stop at the Bear refuge and checking out the huge clan of black bears! All in all our time at Bear Head was fun, relaxing, and most of all beautiful. I recommend it to anyone looking to really experience the great outdoors, without having to sacrifice certain basic amenities.

MN: Pull over!!!

A travel blog entry by carlos.chavez

Day 15:
Today we got up for our visit to the Wolf center and the Bear center in Ely, MN. The kids picked this activity, and are really looking forward to it. We are once again traveling on the rural roads of MN. We are surprised by how long you can drive, and not see any houses or civilization. The road is really windy and bumpy. Ryan started not feeling well, and ends up getting sick in the car ...

MN: What's a portage?

A travel blog entry by carlos.chavez

... and to be so excited about it. Then, she talked to Mommy and Daddy about the basics of canoeing. They learned a new word, portage. This means that we will canoe across one lake, and then hike carrying all our stuff to the next lake for more canoeing. The kids pick up paddling right away, and are having a great time. We start off at _ Lake. We saw a turtle on a rock, which ...

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