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Nor'Wester Lodge and Canoe Outfitters

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Hastings, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We came up over the 4th of july 2016, We stayed in the Balsem cabin and it was exactly what we were looking for with a fantastic view of the lake. Clean, Private and Beautiful and the words to descride the Nor'Wester. If you are looking for a private get away in the north-woods, I would urge you to go...

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Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

I've been staying at Nor'wester Lodge for the past 18 years and one would think that I would have seen or heard it all; not true. I had the chance to read the history of Nor'wester Lodge and to take a tour of the main lodge with the owner Carl. The history of the Brandt's is truly amazing...happy and sad...

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Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

The Gunflint trail and Nor'Wester Lodge are beautiful! Staying at this resort made our vacation amazing. The view of Poplar lake from our cabin was beautiful. We rented a cabin with a fireplace because we were checking the weather in Grand Marais and it was predicting colder weather. We were surprised with Gorgeous weather and didn't even get to use...

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Reviewed 11 July 2014

The location is great and the owners are nice and warm. Good hospitality. My issue is with the RV sites. We were told that they have a RV dump site and that was one of the reasons we picked this place in the first place. Due to some environmental issues, they had to shut down their dumping station last year...

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 July 2014

We have stayed at many places on the Gunflint Trail but have found that Nor'Wester Lodge & Canoe Outfitters to be our favorite place. We've been back over and over for the past 18 years. Dog friendly!

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Cherokee, Iowa
Reviewed 7 June 2014

NorWester Lodge is located a half hour inland from Grand Marais, Minnesota, in the Superior National Forest, next to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area and on Poplar Lake -- a lake you can fish and swim in and see the bottom at nearly any depth. It offers fully furnished cabins and four two-level villas. A sand beach for kids, an...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 August 2011

Wound up here by accident as I waited too late to book and could only get parto of our stay booked. Luana had two nights free in the CedarHaus #3 Towncabin so we took it. It was just lovely. the cabin is two storey, first floor is the good kitchen, large eating island, cozy parlor and king bedroom all in...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2009

We stayed for the weekend and having never been to the Northwoods I was taken aback. The scenery was out of this world, flora and fauna that was new to me. The check in was friendly and the cabins are located further up the gunflint trail on the left down a rather steep track. Plenty to do for those with...

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st. louis
Reviewed 27 August 2009

Located 30 miles from Grand Marais on Gunflint Trail. The cabin with a deck was right on the lake (Poplar lake) and you had your own dock. Staff very friendly - recommend to let them know your arrival time if after 5pm. Unfortunately, the weather did not cooperate but you could canoe on the lake and there were many hiking...

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  • Beachfront
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Address: 7778 Gunflint Trail, Grand Marais, MN
Region: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Number of rooms: 10
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“i Believe all the rooms are great”
  • Our view from inside the cabin towards the lake.
 of 5 bubbles dorfner84, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We used the RV site on the lake. Had a great time.”
 of 5 bubbles Magiczar, 11 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the red cabin, it's our favorite. :)”
 of 5 bubbles RalphPeterson, 2 Jul 2014 | Read review
“The lake is your swimming pool and trails your fitness center. Leave your necktie at home.”
 of 5 bubbles JCfromCherokee, 7 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Try the Cedar Haus, its great!”
 of 5 bubbles mcmousee, 11 Aug 2011 | Read review
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