Locations

White Iron Chain - Ely

Located at Timber Trail Lodge

Excursions

Are you looking for a quiet getaway? Look no further than Your Boat Club at Farm Lake in Ely, MN! 

Located at Timber Trail Lodge, it’s easy to turn a day-trip into a multi-day stay. Not only that, they have an amazing Winter Special for Your Boat Club Members & Renters: 20% OFF Weekly and Nightly Lodging!

Looking to go on a new fishing adventure? The White Iron Chain of Lakes borders the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and mimics the BWCAW’s beauty and abundant wildlife. White Iron maintains naturally reproducing populations of game fish, including smallmouth bass, walleye and northern (and yes, the occasional trophy-size fish)! Get catchin’!

For lodging, we recommend Timber Trail Lodge! Not only is it a great place to stay for a night or for a weekend, they are only 7 minutes away from Downtown Ely, offering: Guided fishing tours, a spa (with facials, massages, and more)! This is the all-encompassing getaway you are looking for. Also nearby is the 9-hole Northwoods golf course so you can still enjoy outdoor recreation even if you’re not on the water. Not to mention swimming, a popular activity at Timber Trail. 

Looking to explore the water in other ways? No problem! Boundary Waters Outfitters and North Country Canoe are both nearly, offering canoe and kayak rentals for your leisure.

Downtown Ely has a lot to offer as well including the Ely Golf Course and many dining options like Insula RestaurantSIR G’sBritton’s Café Inc.Organic Roots DeliGator’s Grilled Cheese Emporiumand so much more. Stop for coffee or breakfast at the popular Front Porch Coffee & Tea Co. or Log Cabin Coffee Drive Thru. 

If you don’t mind driving a little ways extra for your boating trip, whether it’s for a half-day or full-day, consider staying at the Fortune Bay Casino! Located just 45 minutes outside of Ely, you can bring the fun from your day into the nighttime! Fortune Bay is located closer to YBC Lake Vermilion – we have a lot to do there too! Click here to check out our excursions recommendations for Vermilion.

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