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Silver Rapids Lodge

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459 Kawishiwi Trail
Ely, MN 55731

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Northeast > Wilderness & Lakes > Ely


Silver Rapids Lodge is located in the heart of the Superior National Forest on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area with access to a chain of 4 lakes. Just 4 miles outside of Ely, Silver Rapids offers year round accommodations with lakeside cabins, motel suites, and campground with a bar and restaurant on the property. Fireplaces, sauna, decks, private fire pits, boat rentals, beach, banquet facilities, gas and laundry are just some of the amenities we have to offer.

Silver Rapids Lodge is located in the heart of Minnesota's Superior National Forest at the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. We are one of the most historic lodges in the area, established in 1919. Located just 4 miles outside of Ely, Silver Rapids offers year round accommodations with lakeside cabins, hotel suites and a campground. Fireplaces, whirlpools, sauna, decks, private firepits, hiking trails, beach, banquet facility, gas, laundry, boats, pontoons, and direct access to the BWCA are just some of the amenities you will find at Silver Rapids Lodge. Stay with us and enjoy some of the best trophy fishing in the area with your choice of species. Enjoy our spectacular view from Lookout Mountain. Hike or ski our private trails, snowmobile right from our door or just relax and enjoy the scenery.


Additional Details:
Located on a Lake or River
White Iron
On-Site Facilities & Services
Located on a Lake or River
High Speed Internet Available
Lounge/Bar/Tavern on-site
Laundry Facilities
On-Site Recreation
Swimming Beach
Fishing Boats Available
Canoes or Kayaks Available
Hiking Trail
Bike Trail
Lake/River Access (Boat Ramp)
Dock Space/Slips/Mooring Buoys
Fishing Boat Motors Available
Fishing Guides Available
Fishing Launches/Charters
Pontoon Boat(s) Available
Cross Country Ski Trail (groomed)
Cross Country Ski Rental
Snowmobile Trail (groomed)
Snowshoes Available
Indoor Lodging Amenities
Accessible to disabled
Pets allowed in Indoor Unit(s)
Open in Fall
Open in Winter
Fireplace in Room(s)
Whirlpool in Room(s)
Air Conditioned Units Available
Bridal Suite(s)
Discount Packages Mid-Week
Discount Packages on Weekends
Secluded Individual Cabin(s) or Unit(s)
Accommodations Policies
Open to the general public, no membership required
Accommodations for tour groups of 40 or more
Unit(s) that accommodate groups of 10+ people
Other Date Information
Additional Date Information: Lodge, bar and restaurant open year round, times may vary by season, please call to confirm.
Resort Plans
Lodging Capacity
Number of cabins: 12
Number of cabins available in winter: 7
Number of Hotel/Motel Rooms: 11
TOTAL number of indoor lodging units: 23
TOTAL indoor lodging units available in winter: 19
Length of Stay
Daily Rental Available
Weekend Rental Available
Weekly Rental Available
Split Weeks Available
Extended Stay Facility
Daily site rental
Seasonal site rental
Campground Features
Pets allowed in campsite
Open in fall
50 amp
Flush toilets in campground
Group camp facilities
Hot showers in campground
Lodge/central building
Number/Type of Campsites
Number of RV/Trailers Only: 35
TOTAL number of campsites: 35


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