Welcome to beautiful and pristine Burntside Lake. The Rockside Lodge is in the Burntside Forest nestled in the pines in a quiet bay. It is conveniently located just 4 hours north of the Twin Cities and 8 miles to Ely. The property has a lake home and cabin to accommodate two families. The lake home is 25' from the waters edge! Fully furnished home includes 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, great room w/fireplace, dining room, kitchen, & 4 season porch. The master bedroom and bath is not available December-April.
Burntside lake is a 7,100+ acre lake and it includes 125 islands. The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness touches the lake on the west end.
The cabin is on the water’s edge. Efficiency style cabin is open with a small loft which the kids will enjoy. This fully furnished log sided cabin is awaiting your vacation memories! Incredible sunrises and moon rises! Come and enjoy the serenity! Sorry cabin is only available May-October.
Guest Cabin: Is also on VRBO #684778 for more information
Open –efficiency with small loft
Sleeps 4 Linens included
Main area includes queen bed
Loft includes full bed
Sauna on the beach
Canoe and paddles
Weber Charcoal BBQ grill
Rental boats and pontoons available nearby, or launch your own boat only 3 miles from property
Hiking – Bass Lake Trail
Wildlife viewing –bald eagles, osprey, deer, mink, ducks, wolves, fox, black bear, loons, beaver
Aurora Borealis a bonus
Burntside Lake FAQs
Size of lake is 7,100+ acres; 20’ clarity, includes 125 islands. A wide variety of fish include lake trout, walleye, small mouth bass, and northern pike.
North American Bear Center
International Wolf Center
Giants Ridge Ski Resort
Hidden Valley Cross Country Skiing
Ely Winter Festival Feb.
Sled dog races Feb.
Blueberry Festival July
Harvest Moon Festival September
Soudan mine tours
Biking & Kayak– rentals in Ely
Fortune Bay Casino
Exercise facilities in Ely
Smoke free environment