Silver Rapids Lodge is located in the heart of the Superior National Forest on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area with access to a chain of 4 lakes. Just 4 miles outside of Ely, Silver Rapids offers year round accommodations with lakeside cabins, motel suites, and campground with a bar and restaurant on the property. Fireplaces, sauna, decks, private fire pits, boat rentals, beach, banquet facilities, gas and laundry are just some of the amenities we have to offer.
Silver Rapids Lodge is located in the heart of Minnesota's Superior National Forest at the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. We are one of the most historic lodges in the area, established in 1919. Located just 4 miles outside of Ely, Silver Rapids offers year round accommodations with lakeside cabins, hotel suites and a campground. Fireplaces, whirlpools, sauna, decks, private firepits, hiking trails, beach, banquet facility, gas, laundry, boats, pontoons, and direct access to the BWCA are just some of the amenities you will find at Silver Rapids Lodge. Stay with us and enjoy some of the best trophy fishing in the area with your choice of species. Enjoy our spectacular view from Lookout Mountain. Hike or ski our private trails, snowmobile right from our door or just relax and enjoy the scenery.