Paddling Through The Boundary Waters

Gunflint Northwood Outfitters • Grand Marais, MN

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Escape Kit

  • A Three-Night ($186) or Four-Night ($229) Outfitted Canoeing Adventure for One Adult
  • All Accommodations Including the First Night in a Private Bunk House and the Subsequent Nights in a Tent
  • All Equipment Including a Royalex Canoe, Paddles, Life Jacket, Food, Cooking Equipment, Planned Routes and Maps, Parking, and Post-Trip Showers
  • All Trips are Self-Guided without Assistance from Gunflint Staff
  • Combine Vouchers to Extend Stay Up to Fifteen Nights

Time for some bonding with nature's stunning backdrop. Plan a family retreat, or gather up your buddies for a small-group expedition.

The Destination
Located within the Superior National Forest of northeast Minnesota, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness straddles the border between the United States and Canada. Here, moose, beavers, and bobcats roam a million acres of pine-filled boreal forests and leafy deciduous woodlands. When it comes to recreation, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing attract winter sports enthusiasts, while the region opens its waterways and trails to canoeing, camping, boating, hiking, and fishing in the clear, cool lakeside air.

The Digs
A corridor into the crystal lakes of Boundary Waters, the Gunflint Trail winds alongside hundreds of rocky shorelines and shaded pine groves. Located 43 miles up this scenic stretch, you'll find Gunflint Northwoods Outfitters. Nearly 50 distinct canoe routes cut through this wilderness—one for every skill level. Rustic yet comfortable campsites along the BWCA come equipped with a fire grate and a latrine, so you can pitch your tent and get cooking as soon you pull in your paddles from your self-guided canoe trip.

  • "Amazing place to go and spend time with the family! Gunflint had great food, fantastic hiking trails, and well thought-out details."

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  • "We all had a wonderful time and started to plan our next trip before we had even checked out!"

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Location

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    143 South Gunflint Lake Grand Marais, MN 55604
    800-328-3325 | get directions

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the fine print

  • Limit 7 per customer, 2 additional as gifts; vouchers may be combined to extend stay
  • Only valid for stays now through October 15, 2014; must book by August 1, 2014
  • Reservations required and subject to availability; must be booked at least 7 days in advance
  • Not valid toward existing or room block reservations
  • Voucher includes 1-night accommodation in bunk house and 2 or 3 nights in tents during the canoe trip
  • Voucher does not include non-refundable USFS wilderness permit fee
  • Nights must be spent consecutively; all inclusions must be redeemed during one stay
  • Each voucher valid for 1 guests; minimum group size is 2 people, maximum is 9
  • Rates are per person based on double occupancy (two people sharing a room). Each of two guests must purchase an Escape and arrange to stay together at the property
  • Merchant cancellation/re-scheduling policy of 7 days in advance of scheduled arrival; voucher subject to forfeiture; trips rescheduled more than 7 days in advance still require new wilderness permit
  • Taxes, wilderness permit, and fishing license (if desired) not included; payable directly to the property
  • Incidental charges, charges for additional services and gratuity at the property are not included
  • If applicable, passport, visa, and other documentation required to redeem; please review State Department's website for requirements prior to international travel
  • No cans and bottles are allowed into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
  • Other conditions apply • PROMOTIONAL VALUE EXPIRES ON October 15, 2014 • Enjoy By October 15, 2014