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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

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

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 »

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

Lake Vermilion resort dog thrives despite hearing loss

This story comes to us courtesy of Ed Tausk of Vermilion Dam Lodge: Bella, Ed’s 3 year old yellow Labrador Retriever, has had a difficult and amazing life. As a pup, Bella was a favorite of the guests and staff. She picked up commands quickly and was using her natural talent as a retriever for grouse and… Read more »


As author/editor of this blog, I would like to start by sharing a little about my first experiences with Lake Vermilion.  I came to the Lake as the result of a devastating event (for a 16 year old).  Near the end of my 10th grade year, the parents of my best friend announced that they… Read more »

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