Whether you enjoy Minnesota's colorful forests in autumn, a glistening white blanket of fresh winter snow, fishing and wildflowers in the spring or boating and swimming in the summer, your next Minnesota vacation should be at Northern Lights Lodge and Resort on Bear Island Lake. Your vacation here will be one of a purely unforgettable nature--no matter the season!
No two visits are ever alike! When vacationing here, you'll always find something new and still feel like you are "coming home" each time you visit. Our hospitality is unparalleled and every vacation creates a life time of memories.
Our guests share in that classic Minnesota resort experience whether vacationing in one of our newest deluxe accommodations, a vacation home style cabin or a traditional and classic northwoods cabin.
If your family is ready to explore Minnesota, then we invite you to plan your next Minnesota vacation right here in Ely with us on Bear Island Lake in the heart of the Superior National Forest.
In 2015 the Resort achieves the historic milestone of celebrating is 70th year as a family owned and operated Minnesota resort and the Vogt family celebrates is 15th year of ownership. Northern Lights Lodge is ranked #4 on the ResortsandLodges.com 2015 Top 10 Minnesota Getaway List. Visit us this year and join the celebration!