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Prairie Home Companion features Lake Vermilion cabin story

In case you missed it, last weekend’s Prairie Home Companion radio show hosted by Garrison Keillor featured a segment on the classic Minnesota “up north” cabin experience which just happened to be about a cabin on Lake Vermilion. Watch and listen here: Lake Vermilion cabin on Prairie Home Companion

Fish Report, September 1, 2014

Thank you to the Lake Vermilion Guides League for furnishing our fishing report. For more information on the guides, visit their website, The fall bite has finally started to develop on much of the lake now! The walleye, bass, and jumbo perch bite has been very good the past couple of weeks. The bite is… Read more »

Don’t just take our word for it…

We enjoyed reading this blog post from someone who appreciates Lake Vermilion as much as we do: Lake Vermilion Walks Thanks to Sarah Schoper for your writing and photos!

Passing on the love of the outdoors

Always nice to see stories of the “next generation” learning to enjoy the Lake:  5 year old with 27″ walleye

Trail Conditions: 4/16/14

Looks like Spring finally arrived! Thanks for another GREAT snowmobiling season. Hope to see you all back next year.

A Wedding Story from White Eagle Resort

Tom and Stephanie Lantry, two of the owners of White Eagle Resort, were married at the resort in 2011. After their wonderful experience, they realized the resort would be just as magical for many other couples wanting a destination wedding at a beautiful setting like Lake Vermilion. As a result, White Eagle hosted their first… Read more »

Tim Hortons opens at Fortune Bay

Legendary donuts, coffee and more TOWER – Call it an early Valentine’s Day present: the Bois Forte Band is bringing some of the sweetest treats to northern Minnesota by opening a Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop in Fortune Bay Resort Casino on January 31. “Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop is a dynamic U.S…. Read more »

ATV trail planned

Great news for ATV riders – a group has formed to develop an ATV loop trail which would connect the east end of Lake Vermilion to the communities of Ely, Babbitt and Embarrass.  The proposed trail would also connect to both the Lake Vermilion and Bear Head State Parks. You can read about the details… Read more »

Musky fishing on Lake Vermilion

Here is a nice article written by Dale Bowman for the Chicago Sun- Times which helps capture the feel of fishing on Lake Vermilion: Lake Vermilion offers much more than your average fishing destination

Nice Fish!

Another great fish story for a family vacationing on Lake Vermilion: 38″ Northern caught by 10 year old

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