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Fabulous Fishing!

My Son, a cousin and me traveled from Grand Portage to the Washington Bay area for some fishing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BluegooseTraveler
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New York Mills, MN, United States
Review of Windigo Camper Cabins, adjacent to the Windigo VC

Highly enjoyable option for those needing a roof over their heads, some electricity and a bit of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter H
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Bellevue, Washington
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Southwest corner of Isle Royale, Isle Royale National Park, MI
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Son, a cousin and me traveled from Grand Portage to the Washington Bay area for some fishing. It's only 16+ miles from the boat launch to Washington Island. Be observant and make sure you check the weather forecast before you venture out to the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly enjoyable option for those needing a roof over their heads, some electricity and a bit of security in knowing what accomodations they will have in the Windigo area of Isle Royale NP. These camper cabins are very popular and book very early, as in...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Wish we had more time, but we made the best of what we had! We came over on morning ferry and then toured the Windigo Visitor Center. After the center we hiked Feldman Lake Trail to Grace Overlook. This was beautiful and you are able...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

The only way to get to this park is via boat. We opted to get here using Sea Hunter III from Grand Portage MN. The island is heavily wooded with a few trails. There is one small visitor center and one small store, and 2-3...More

1  Thank AJS_the_traveler
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We arrived at Windigo from the Sea hunter III leaving from Grand Portage, MN. I was surprised to see running water and flush toilets/shower building there. We had 4 hours on the island and took recommendations from the park ranger and hiked the Feldman Trail...More

5  Thank Mandy R
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This was NP #47 for me and I was looking forward to a hike in the woods. My 22-year-old son and I barely made it back to the boat in time after hiking the 10.5 mile Hugginin Cove trail loop. As stated in the REI...More

1  Thank Darren C
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

After a grueling ride from Grand Portage, MN on the Seahunter III we arrived at Windigo where a very informative ranger met us and gave us a great overview! We had about 4 hours to look around plus there were three opportunities to do a...More

3  Thank cokeanddean
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Due to very bad weather and a hideous ride on the boat from Grand Portage, my visit to Isle Royal was a very upsetting result of incompetence by the boat company. My friend ended up having hypothermia upon arriving at the National Park after a...More

3  Thank 147kathyt
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Although you are going to one of the least visited parks, chance are you are arriving with a group. After immediate directions take off from dock for a hike! We hiked immediately and enjoyed hearing the lapping water while feeling like we are a million...More

2  Thank 365-24-7
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Combination review of Isle Royale NP and the Sea Hunter III fast transportation boat from Grand Portage to the Windigo area of Isle Royale and same day return. THE SEA HUNTER III BOAT AND TRIP TO THE ISLAND: * Weather was windy, refreshing; no rain...More

9  Thank packcal p
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Judy J
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I would say about a half mile or so. The campground is left when you get off the dock. The cabins are straight ahead, up the hill and behind the store.
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