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Crane Lake

Voyageurs National Park, MN
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Type: Bodies of Water
Description: Recreational lake in Voyageurs National Park.
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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Renting the canoe was a little frustrating but in the end it was worth it. Be sure your plans are concrete. We had to change our travel dates from August to September; the reservation was made the beginning of June and changed less than a week later and we lost our money and had to pay for a new reservation.... More

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Chicago, Illinois, USA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Its a nice lake but needs a boat to roam around it. There are several renting space and you can rent one to enjoy this beautiful lake properly.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Beautiful sunrise and sunsets with great fishing and adventures. Although be prepared for foul weather. You never know when a summer thunderstorm may be brewing

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New Oxford, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
54 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013 via mobile

We rented a houseboat for the first time from Voyagaire Houseboats and spent 3 days cruising the Crane, Sand Point, and Namakan Lakes. The houseboat was clean and the food provisioning was more than we would eat in twice the time. If you enjoy fishing, be sure to bring your own tackle if possible. The tackle provided by Voyagaire was... More

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Nisswa MN
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103 reviews 103 reviews
27 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

This area is wonderful. Great fishing, great boating and friendly people. There are lots of places to stay. Or you might like to try a houseboat vacation.

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Circle Pines
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

I love Crane Lake. There is no place better in Minnestoa to escape to. The people are friendly and the atmosphere is always upbeat.

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Prior Lake, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

Every time we rent a houseboat from Voyagaire Houseboats were are impressed at what a fresh experience it is. Never gets old. We started our houseboat vacation tradition on our honeymoon, which was in 2005 and have vacationed with either Voyagaire Houseboats or Voyageur Park Lodge each year since. I can't get my husband away from the place, and that... More

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Baxter, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

My husband and I rented a houseboat just after Labor Day this year. It was our first trip on a houseboat and we LOVED it!!! We were trying to decide how to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary and decided on this and boy are we happy we did. I find myself thinking back to the trip so frequently and our... More

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Chaska, Minnesota, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

The scenery is breathtaking and pristine. We brought friends with for a boat ride, and they were awestruck!

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Moorhead, Minnesota
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Our entire family of 12 individuals rented a houseboat with Voyagaire Lodge and Houseboats on Crane Lake. We spent three nights on the boat and had four fantastic days cruising in Voyageurs National Park. The scenery was fantastic and the weather perfect. Voyagaire staff were incredibly friendly and helpful, and the boat was in excellent shape. We all loved this... More

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