Cabins are well-spaced, face south, and situated on 450 feet of pristine sandy shoreline, a beautiful beach, and amongst the pines! Enjoy boating, fishing, swimming, skiing, paddle boarding, or just relaxing on the sky blue waters of Blackwater Lake. Awake to the call of loons and refreshing cool breezes - this is paradise in the North Country!
Cabin has modern amenities and recent remodeling, yet retains many original characteristics (1930's). Lake views are spectacular! Bedrooms have double beds (linens provided). Remodeled and updated bathroom (towels - both bath and kitchen are not provided). Kitchen is well-equipped with gas stove, medium-sized refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, pots, pans, dish-ware, utensils, etc. Dining rooms overlook the lake and there is also an outside picnic table/chairs, and an inside living area equipped with couch and chairs. Ideally, 2 to 4 people are easily accommodated and there is a possibility to sleep one person in the living room space.
A 14 or 16 foot aluminum resort boat can be reserved and motor rentals are also available for an additional charge. Your own private dock space for one boat in front of cottage is provided. A public access and free boat launch is located 3/4 mile away. Blackwater Lake is on the Leech Lake chain of lakes and there are many lakes within a twenty mile radius to fish or boat on - including Woman Lake (across the road), Mule Lake (1.5 miles), Wabedo Lake (8 miles), Little Boy (10 miles), Leech Lake (20 miles), etc.
Blackwater Lake is classified by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as a 'trophy' bass lake - but the lake is also an incredible walleye, crappie, panfish, and northern lake. The lake is >700 acres with protected bays for activities - be they for fishing or recreation. The owner has over 50 years experience with the cabin and the entire Longville area and happily assists with your planning of activities for an enjoyable vacation.
Cabin availability is on a first come basis as a seasonal (May 13, 2017 thru Sept 30, 2017), Monthly (May, June, July, Aug, or Sept), Weekly (prefer Saturday to Saturday), or nightly (minimum 3 days during May, June, August, or September) rental. Rental rates are discounted for the off-season (May thru early June and Mid-August thru September) and for longer-term rentals (2 weeks, 2 cabins, monthly, or seasonal). Weekly rental rates throughout the season are based on a 5-night charge providing all weekly renters with 2 free nights.
Cabins are located 190 miles north of Minneapolis and 50 miles north of Brainerd. Nearby towns of Longville (7 miles), Hackensack (12 miles), and Walker (27 miles) offer shopping and many other activities throughout the season. Bemidgi and Itasca (Mississippi headwaters) are an easy day trip away.
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