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Cross River Lodge

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

great place for relaxing, wonderful owners, accomodations were clean, and awesome, beautiful view of Mother Nature. I would go back again and again. Had a great northwoods appeal to the whole resort. The breakfasts were and added bonus

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Lakeville, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot say enough about John and Rose. They are no longer lodge owners to us but more like family. We very much look forward to seeing them each year. The hospitality, the breakfast and their commitment to making your vacation special are second to none. We stay at Bear Paw and just love it. We are immediately relaxed and... More 

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McGregor, Iowa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Party of 6 enjoyed the cabin, wonderful hosts and location. Beautiful location and peace and quiet. Amazing experience. The cabin was clean and beds comfortable. NIce selections of pots and pans. Cooked and grilled evening meal in cabin with no problems. This place has the best made to order breakfast ever and the other guest are so nice and it... More 

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Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owner/operators are awesome. The grounds, the cabins are in great condition. Daily breakfast prepared by John & Rose is enough to carry one thru the whole day. . pontoon boat and several fishing boats are available. John & Rose know the history of the area and are great informing you of things to see. This Lodge is 44 miles... More 

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Inver Grove Heights
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Another two weeks of relaxing,catching up with family, friends, and by far the best hosts on the trail. John and Rose are so hospitable to all who venture into the lodge, whether they are guests or just travelers passing through. The weather was a little colder this year, with some rain to go along with it. That never put a... More 

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Jordan, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Once again, our annual 7 night stay at Cross River Lodge flew by! We leave today full to the brim with great memories to cherish. We are so grateful for this beautiful place tucked away in one of the most beautiful places on earth! John and Rose are truly amazing hosts! Not a single detail is overlooked. The cabins are... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

We had an entire cabin that sleeps six to ourselves and our two big dogs (they loved it as well.) We cooked most of our meals and ate on the deck overlooking Gunflint Lake. So quiet, peaceful and romantic. When we felt like company we took our drinks down to the screened in porch of the lodge and enjoyed many... More 

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

We had the best time at Cross River Lodge! We went as a mini-vacation/anniversary get away in mid October. It was one of the best experiences at a Lodge we have ever had. John and Rose were unbelievably accommodating and so nice! It had a bed and breakfast feel to it but with tons of privacy at the same time.... More 

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Dayton, Minnesota
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

We have vacationed at Cross River for the last three years. John and Rose are definitely the Hostess’s with the mostess’s!! The lodge, lodge rooms, and cabins are top notch. Cross River Lodge is so beautiful. John and Rose make you feel like Family. John is an outstanding cook, we look forward to the made to order awesome breakfast every... More 

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Pittsburg, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

We just spent our fifth vacation in a row at Cross River Lodge this past July. We stay in a cabin called "Up North" and it's perfect for us. The owners, John and Rose, are welcoming, friendly, and fun. The "made to order" breakfasts by John--every day--are superb! Can't wait until next year. Is it July yet?

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
John and Rose want to welcome you to our wilderness paradise and find some relaxation. We can point you towards whatever it is you are looking to do...or maybe it's a new adventure for your exploration. Sudbury Meteorite Ejecta field very near lodge. No liquor license but BYOB and it is welcome in the lodge. Come sit by our historic fireplace or on our screened porch and relax...We have suites above the lodge and cabins available. We have a "no surprise" pricing policy. Our price plus sales and lodging tax is the price. NO RESORT OR HIDDEN FEES! Hope to see you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cross River Lodge

Address: 196 N Gunflint Lk, Grand Marais, MN 55604-2082 (Formerly Moosehorn Lodge)
Location: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
Price Range: $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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