Year round family resort located 27 miles up the Gunflint Trail, near the Boundry Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Offers 10 modern lakefront cabins, 2 offshore cabins, and a 9-site private campground with water and electric hookups. In winter, renowned nordic ski center with 70km of private cross-country ski trails.
Lodging Style and Amenities
Resort and campground focusing on families and family vacations. Silent sports only - no jet skis or snowmobiles. Amenities include bath and shower house for campground, nature programs, swimming beach, watercraft rentals, volleyball court, playground, gift shop, hiking/biking trails, cross country ski trails.
Seasons OpenOpen year-round.
Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Canoeing, Kayaking, Birding, Swimming, Wildlife Viewing, Stargazing, Skiing, Snowshoeing, Ice Skating, Ice fishing.
Rate RangeCabins: $129-$395/night, Campground: $32/night.
Take Interstate I-35 or I-53 to Duluth, Minnesota. Travel on Hwy 61 to Grand Marais, MN. From Grand Marais, turn left onto the Gunflint Trail (County Road 12) and continue for 27 miles. This will bring you to Clearwater Road (County Road 22), turn right and continue for 2.5 miles. Then turn right onto private drive. Continue for 0.7 miles and arrive at destination. Large signs reading "Golden Eagle Lodge" are at the beginning of Country Road 22 and the private drive.
Recycles all plastics, glass, tin, aluminum, and cardboard. Boats use 4-stroke motors with low fuel usage and emissions. Cabin bathrooms use low flush toilets.
Locally or Family-Owned Business Notes
Family owned and operated by the Baumann family for 38 years.