Author: Rockwood

  • Learning Things I Never Knew About in My Backyard. 

    Learning Things I Never Knew About in My Backyard. 

    By Carl Madsen Last summer, my friend Dan Cooke and I shared the joy of being on the water together, through Horseshoe Lake out the Brule River to the Lima Grade. It was a perfect day for me as Dan pointed out details along the way that  I never knew about in my own backyard. …

  • Moose


    A moose decided to take an early Sunday stroll at Rockwood. The blackbird monitored the event for us.

  • Looking forward to Summer

    Looking forward to Summer

    It won’t be long and the ice will give way to open water. Now is a good time to give us a call and plan your Summer trip into the Wilderness. Let’s go have some fun!

  • Historical lodge on the original Gunflint Trail

    Historical lodge on the original Gunflint Trail

    Original log lodge built between 1926-1932, large meeting room, check-in, check-out, hi-speed WiFi (over 100 mbps) picnic shelter with gas grill Rockwood Lodge Rockwood Lodge was founded in the mid-1920’s by Paul and Jennie Stolz and Wally and Helen Anderson. The lodge and cabins were built of local timber by the two men (with help…

  • Flickr website

    Flickr website

  • Bridal Veil Falls

    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 of the lake and took the short hike to Bridal Veil Falls. It was gorgeous and we talked about going back again someday. This spring I read a blog post…

  • What our customers are saying…

    What our customers are saying…

    September 2021, 5 bubbles on Tripadvisor: Way Above and BeyondI can’t speak highly enough of the Rockwood Lodge team. Our sons were 3 days into a 7 day trip when a family emergency arose. When we couldn’t get any help from the county sheriff, Carl volunteered to search. He and Mike spent 2 days searching…

  • 5 Star Google review

    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 ensure a great camping experience, they are super nice and care about you having a great time. We just came back and on Friday experienced a terrible storm and they actually…

  • Ladyslipper on South Lake Trail

    Ladyslipper on South Lake Trail

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

  • Moose on Poplar

    Moose on Poplar

    We’ve had several reports of moose on Poplar lake, seen glimpses ourselves, but now a guest has captured a couple of photos…thank you to Denise Kauth! Memorial day weekend, 2018.