Timber Trail Lodge - Minnesota

629 Kawishiwi Trail   Ely, MN  55731  (218) 365-4879  (800) 777-7348

Timber Trail Lodge
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Timber Trail Lodge is a premier four-season Northern Minnesota family resort. 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. We are surrounded by over one million acres of wilderness.

Timber Trail Lodge is an Ely Minnesota family resort offering modern accommodations with direct Boundary Waters access for those who wish to incorporate a wilderness adventure into their resort vacation.

Our cabins range from 1 to 6 bedrooms in size. They are modern housekeeping cabins and have fully equipped kitchens – many have dishwashers! All have decks, grills, picnic tables, Adirondak chairs, fans, campfire rings, adequate parking, boat docking, and more. We are open all year. Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall.

Family Retreats

Planning to have a family reunion? Timber Trail Lodge offers a verity of accommodations and services to help create an inviting and comfortable getaway for you and your group. In addition to our beautiful location on Farm Lake, our great accommodations and services we can offer private meals/catering for your group and connect you with various other service providers in the area to make your next reunion or retreat a success.

Timber Trail Lodge has cabins ranging in size from one to six bedrooms. For families seeking to rent multiple cabins, Timber Trail lodge will offer a multiple cabin discount, for new reservations.

Corporate Retreats

Timber Trail Lodge welcomes year-round public and private retreats. With our larger cabins, direct access to the Boundary Waters, convenient location to Ely, Minnesota and modern to deluxe accommodations, we are an ideal site for those seeking to join or sponsor a retreat. We are able to work with retreat sponsors to tailor a package of amenities that meet your retreats needs and expectations. We can even help you advertise. Please call our toll free number and let us work with you to help make your next retreat a success.

Outdoor Adventure Retreats

The best way to experience Northern Minnesota fishing is with a skilled and knowledgeable guide. Let our guides put you on the best reefs, holes and cast the most productive shorelines. They will show you the proper techniques and rigs for successfully fishing Northern Minnesota waters, which will certainly eliminate hours of trial and error.

Featured Amenities at Timber Trail Lodge

  • Beautiful Lake Location & Natural Sand Beach
  • Boat, Motor, Canoe & Kayak Rental
  • Lodge with Store & Free Wi-Fi
  • Naturalist Activities
  • Guide Service & Advice
  • BWCA Shuttle Service
  • Game Room and Library
  • Fish Cleaning Facilities
  • Direct Access to the BWCA
  • Four Interconnected Lakes
  • No Motor Restrictions
  • Pets Allowed in Most Cabins
  • Cabins, Motels, Camping & Outfitting
  • Fireplaces and Outdoor Campfire Rings
  • Kid Friendly Facilities
  • Non-Smoking Property

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Timber Trail Lodge
629 Kawishiwi Trail
Ely, Minnesota  55731