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Voyageur Canoe Outfitters
Reviewed June 9, 2011

Super friendly and very easy check in, set up, and turn in. Staff was very helpful in making us feel comfortable about our trip and offering advice. I will go back to this outfitter for future trips.

  • Stayed: May 2011, traveled as a couple
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Paddling_hiking_Gal, Owner at Voyageur Canoe Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2011

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a positive review about Voyageur Canoe Outfitters. We are so happy to hear you had a great Boundary Waters Canoe Area canoe camping experience with Voyageur. We strive to offer the best to our guests and it's nice to know we are doing our job. We appreciate your business and hope to see you at Voyageur again. All the best,

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Reviewed February 21, 2011

Stayed just one night as planned. Lodge is clean, modern, quiet, out of the way. Service is fantastic and the location is incredible!

  • Stayed: February 2011, traveled with friends
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Paddling_hiking_Gal, Owner at Voyageur Canoe Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2011

Thank you for your kind words about Voyageur Canoe Outfitters. We sure hope you can come snowshoeing again and stay with us a little longer too. We really appreciate you taking the time to give your feedback.

There's snow on the ground at the end of the Gunflint Trail waiting for you,

Sue Prom

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Reviewed January 11, 2011

What a wonderful trip! Perfect weather contributed to our overall satisfaction, but the service at this outfitter was complete. We were actually there in July of 2002 but that wasnʻt an option when choosing a date for this review. My husband and I, along with our sons (10 & 14) are experienced with ocean canoes in Hawaiʻi, but had no idea what we needed for this adventure so chose complete outfitting from canoes to sleeping bags to food. It was all in good shape, clean/new, well packed and exactly what we needed. We stayed overnight in the lodge the night before. I would have rated rooms and sleep at 5, but in the heat wave we were in they were hot. We did a four day trip with a tow-out option to get a boost into the backcountry. Voyageur did our permit and planning with us and supplied maps. The only thing I would change on a return trip would be to spend more $$ for a lighter canoe for the time you need to carry it. At the end you pick up your small bag of personal stuff, enjoy a hot shower and walk away! What a treat not to clean up.

  • Stayed: July 2010, traveled with family
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Paddling_hiking_Gal, Owner at Voyageur Canoe Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2011

Thanks so much for taking the time to post such a nice review of our services. We are really glad you had a great experience with us and hope you'll come visit us again soon. We'll try to do something about the heat too! Thanks again, we really appreciate it.

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Reviewed October 8, 2010

Although Voyageur also outfits people to canoe and camp in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, we stayed in the Paddler Suite of their main lodge to hike local trails and explore local waters during our stay (canoes are available for guests to use). Our suite was charming and comfortable, including a kitchen, spiral staircase leading to extra beds and a hot tub, and a lovely handmade canoe hanging from the ceiling. The owners Mike and Sue live on site year round and know a lot about the area. We were guided to excellent hiking trails that showcased the fall colors and also the new Chik Wauk Museum and Nature Center. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend this unique and pristine location to anyone. You can also read about the business on http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9902E1D61238F931A25750C0A9669D8B63&pagewanted=all

  • Stayed: September 2010, traveled as a couple
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Paddling_hiking_Gal, Owner at Voyageur Canoe Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2011

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at Voyageur. We live in such a beautiful place and enjoy showing others our backyard. We thank you for taking the time to write such kind words and hope you will return year after year.

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Stayed: August 2017, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Voyageur Canoe Outfitters

Address: 189 Sag Lake Trl, Gunflint Trail, Grand Marais, MN 55604-2057
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Grand Marais
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Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites
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Ranked #8 of 32 Specialty Lodging in Grand Marais
Price Range: $50 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located at the end of the Gunflint Trail adjacent to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and surrounded by the Superior National Forest. Leave your cell phones and worries at home and relax at Voyageur.Comfortable cabins with direct access to the BWCA for canoeing, fishing and camping. Hiking trails & the Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center nearby. Moose seen regularly, loons heard frequently and solitude found always. We invite you to Voyageur, Where the Trail Ends Your Voyage Begins. ... more   less 

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