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Dryden, Canada
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

After a couple hours of riding we settled on this place for lunch. There were about 10 people there when we arrived and a few people stopping in for gas. There were 4 of us for lunch. Food was ok and we each had a drink. No french fries today. Our bill came to $40 Place was clean and cozy....

Thank C H
AshRiverGal, Owner at Ash Trail Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am sorry we didn't meet your expectations and that I miscalculated how busy we would be and ran out of our fresh french fries. We do appreciate reviews...both good, which we usually get, and those that will help us improve. Thank you for visiting our beautiful Voyageurs National Park snowmobile trails and perhaps you...

Wichita, Kansas
Reviewed October 6, 2016

My son and I visited Ash Trail Lodge located on the Ash River in northern Minnesota the last week of Sept. 2016. The resort has log cabins that were clean and efficient. The beds were comfy and the surrounding grounds of the resort were well kept. This resort is set up for the fisherman. Each cabin has a dock assigned...

Thank ron k
AshRiverGal, Owner at Ash Trail Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words! We thank you for being our guest and hope you will join us again someday in the future!

Mesa, United States
Reviewed August 1, 2016

I come here every year, I come for the food. Their cabins look very nice, though. But every time I eat here I try something different and everything I've eaten has been really good. I've had the frog legs, walleye, prime rib and all of it was excellent. I absolutely love her soups, stews, popcorn salad, and BLT salad.

Thank Patricia L
Monroeville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Stayed here one night while traveling cross-country and visiting the local NP. Since we were staying only one night, we stayed in one of the rooms adjoining the dining hall. Nice room for the price and was just what we needed for visiting the NP. Nothing fancy, simply clean and comfortable. There are 3 rooms available for stays less than...

Thank RMabe_PA
Apple Valley
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous location in northern Minnesota's Voyageur's National Park area, but what really makes this spot terrific is the hospitality of Deb & Steve, the owners who do everything imaginable to make your stay fantastic and hassle-free. They run a simple but fun bar/lounge/restaurant ... the featured "prime rib night" and "fish fry" are fantastic and VERY reasonably priced. The cabins...

Thank Mark E
Crossville, Tennessee
Reviewed August 28, 2015

If you want to stay on the Ash River, this is the place! Steve and Deb are wonderful hosts. The cabin we stayed in - Tamarack - was beautiful! Clean and spacious and comfy beds and pillows. The food at the lodge is all homemade and delicious! We also rented a fishing boat from them and, although we had outboard...

Thank travelgal_0511
AshRiverGal, Owner at Ash Trail Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words. Steve and I appreciate having guests like you all stay with us...we loved talking with you about TN as well!! We hope to see you again someday!

Reviewed July 28, 2015

My girls and I only visited for one night. I needed a last minute boat ride to Ellsworth rock gardens, Kettle Falls Dam and Hotel, Ash River Falls and also Junction Bay Falls. Dominic was able to help me out on a Sunday night. Debbie and Steve were super friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend this year round resort....

Thank Lisa C
AshRiverGal, Owner at Ash Trail Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Lisa for the kind words! I enjoyed learning about your endeavors as well...thats what makes our day...meeting kind and interesting people like you and your kids! I hope the pics turned out and I look forward to reading your book!! One day I hope to meet again!

Middleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed July 17, 2014

There are many places to fish in Northern Minnesota and Ontario. Ash Trail Lodge provides very good fishing if you know what you are doing, and a fine guide service if you need some help as we did. Four of us broke Dominic's boat record by catching 56 fish in one day. 17 were keepers and provided a nice dinner....

3Thank oldswimmer486
Reviewed June 8, 2014

Deb and Steve and the gang run a first rate resort the cabins are very nice and clean with ample space for whatever group you have. The service is great with fish cleaning, bait, and other needs that May come up. If you are there you need to eat some of the food that is served in the dining room...

Thank Harry-magnus
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
Reviewed March 4, 2014

My family has been visiting this area for approx. 15 years now. We have stayed @ Ash Trail Lodge a number of times and wouldn't stay any other place. Steve, Deb and Tom are excellent hosts. The area is very beautiful during all seasons. The accommodations and food at the restaurant are excellent! We have met many people at the...

2Thank Colleen H
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Central gateway to Voyageurs National Park! Enjoy nature, fishing and snowmobiling. We have a lodge with a bar and restaurant; great cabins & overnight rooms. We welcome you for your next up-north getaway! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ash Trail Lodge

Address: 10418 Ash River Trail, Ash River, MN 55771
Location: United States > Minnesota > Ash River
Price Range: $45 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“Best to call and ask which cabin would best suit your needs. Book early as this is a popular area year-round!”
 of 5 bubbles travelgal_0511, Aug 28, 2015 | Read review
“It is not a hotle, but a resort with cabins that are not lavish, but are very clean and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles oldswimmer486, Jul 17, 2014 | Read review
“Hard to beat the prices for the early part of the week!”
 of 5 bubbles 156billh, Jan 29, 2014 | Read review
“Lodge room was terrible. If you wish to stay here, ask to look at a cabin.”
 of 5 bubbles MBB66066, Aug 10, 2013 | Read review
“No pool but who needs one when there is so much water around you! As far as fitness center, don't need that either when you have plenty of outdoor woods to explore!”
 of 5 bubbles RuthM971, Sep 13, 2012 | Read review
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