Rockwood Lodge and Outfitters

--- On Minnesota's historic Gunflint Trail ---
8 lakeside cabins and a full canoe outfitters on the edge of the Boundary Waters in Northern Minnesota

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Call 218-388-2242

Rockwood Lodge and Canoe Outfitters is a historic resort on Poplar Lake 31 miles up the Gunflint Trail from Grand Marais with direct entry into the BWCAW. We feature eight pet-friendly lakeside cabins and canoe outfitting services including canoe rental, gear rental, complete food, bunkhouse, showerhouse-everything to make your wilderness trip successful.

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ This place is heaven on Earth. The staff is amazing. -Lori, July 2018

Boundary

Boundarywaters

Rockwood makes visiting the wilderness easy - check out day trips, partial and complete outfitting. Research our canoe routes or find waterfalls! Check out our full selection of lightweight canoes. Learn camping tips and get out into the wild!

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Canoecopia

We had a great show in Madison this last weekend March 8-10. Thousands of people attended CanoeCopia hosted by Rutabaga, with various...

Bridal Veil Falls

Blog post by Kari, Summer 2018 We took a boat down Gunflint Lake a few years ago, landed on a beach near the west end...

Fall Colors

Come on up the shore and see the fall colors. Most of the Gunflint Trail is yellows, but some of the back roads around...

What our customers are saying…

June 2019, 5 stars on Google: The Rockwood lodge on Poplar lake was beautiful and perfect for our brief stay. The staff was warm,...

5 Star Google review

This was my second visit to Rockwood Outfitters and it was even better than the last visit! They give you plenty of equipment to...

Ladyslipper on South Lake Trail

Did anyone lose their ladyslipper on South Lake Trail? Photo by guest Kurt Mobroten at Partridge Lake campsite.