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Peaceful, Secluded Year Round Lodge on Private Lake

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Last updated: 02/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:17
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Lodge
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Lodge, 6 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 14-17)

The heart of rest and renewal at Turning Point is a bright and modern lodge situated at the end of a private, half-mile driveway. We invite you to come and discover the Turning Point, a truely unique and beautiful place on 160 acres of private land. Enjoy hiking or skiing the 3 miles of trails, exploring the amazing bog life on interpretive board walks or by canoe. Take the pontoon boat out for a spin or dive off the dock for a refreshing swim in the 38 acre lake. The Large Mouth Bass fishing is fabulous, even from the dock. Enjoy the large yard which is perfect for yard games such as bocci ball, croquet, or frisbe. The wide wrap around deck has 2 picnic tables,gas grill, and lawn chairs for your enjoyment. A great place for a women's get-a-way or a family retreat. A wonderful peaceful spot for your scrap booking week end summer or winter.
Our lodge is conviently located just 70 minutes from Duluth, 20 minutes from Hibbing and 30 minutes from Grand Rapids, MN. You will find great restaurants, golfing,shopping and variety of events and special side trips nearby.

-Open floor plan
-Knotty-pine interior
-Simple Scandinavian decor
-3,300+ square feet of living space
-Comfortable spaces for individual relaxation
-Six bedrooms [linens and towels provided]
-Two double beds, three queen beds, and nine single beds
-Two baths
-Wood burning Sauna
-Well-equipped, modern kitchen [spices/staples provided]
-Local catering service available - ask for details
-Two large living rooms with cathedral ceilings [perfect for group activities]
-CD and DVD players
-Telephone [minimal cell service)
-Wireless High speed internet
-Large gas grill
-Library [books and music CDs]
-Gas fireplace
-Handicapped accessible [please call for details]
-Therapeutic massage available upon request
-Spiritual direction available upon request

One of the best ways to discover rest and renewal is to dedicate carefree hours to nothing but fun. At Turning Point, guests enjoy a variety of recreational activities.

• Swimming
• Hiking on 3 miles of private forest trails or exploring spruce bogs
• Meditation spots along the trails
• Groomed cross-country ski trails [equipment not provided]
• Snowshoeing [limited supply for guest use]
• Great Bass fishing [catch and release]
• Boating [free use of pontoon, row boat, canoes, paddle boat]
• Yard games and ping pong
• Volleyball
• Birding
• Fire pit [wood supplied]

Keywords: Retreat Center,
Lodge, peaceful, private
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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/22/2017

Property Type

  • Lodge

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17, Beds for 14-17

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Newly constructed 'Wood fired oven' for baking pizza and breads. Bring your own receipe or use ours to make wonderful breads with that unique outer crust and moist inside. Enjoy baking your own pizza in 3 minutes inside the hot oven....moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • VCR


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Skiing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone:

    AT&T has the best service Verizon is weak...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • cleaning fee $75
  • Tax Rate 6.875%

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 02/22/2017
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Our dream of providing a place apart for people of all faiths became a reality in March 2007. We have lived in this area for over 30 years and have had a dream of providing a place away from the rush and routine of daily life. Come and unplug and enjoy the solitude and peacefullness that can be found in Northern Minnesota's natural beauty. Our goal is to make your retreat experience as comfortable and relaxing as possible. Please let us know if there are any special requirements you may have.

The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
Enjoy making pizza or bread in our new outdoor wood fired oven

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/22/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017

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