Poplar Creek Guesthouse Bed & Breakfast and Wilderness Yurts11 Poplar Creek Dr
Grand Marais, MN 55604
From Duluth travel north-east along highway 61, 110 miles to Grand Marais. East end of town turn right on Highway 12 (Gunflint Trail) travel 32 miles to the Lima Grade turn left and travel one mile to Lttle Ollie Road turn right and one more mile.Get Directions
Gunflint Trail Bed and Breakfast inn. Overlooking Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCA), canoe-only Little Ollie Lake and Creek. B&B suite with fireplace, kitchenette. B&B has two B & B rooms one B&B room with double whirlpool other double shower. Both rooms have access to a separate common kitchen, dining and lounge area with fireplace and deck. Suite with kitchen, dining/living room area, fireplace and private deck.Full breakfast served in Bed and Breakfast. All rooms have WiFi. Begin and end your BWCA canoe trip at the Guesthouse. B&B packages include; Honeymoons/Anniversaries; Special Times for Two; Inn to Inn Hiking, Mountain Biking and Canoeing; guided and unguided birding trips and On the Beargrease Trail. Gift certificates.
Secluded Tall Pines yurt on BWCA lake; only one km from road. Croft yurt available during the winter.
Nearby vacation rental Little Ollie Lake Cabin. The two bedroom cabin feature a fireplace indoor sauna, deck within stone throw of the BWCA and phone. Cabin sleeps seven people. Dog welcome. Canoe comes with cabin.
Summer activities include hiking, mountain biking, canoeing, fishing, and swimming. Nearby restaurants and gift shops. Hiking and mountain biking trail maintained to inn and cabin. Adjacent to Lima Mountain Road area-famous for bird watching. Ask us about our day canoe trip to beautiful Rose Lake for two persons with guide and lunch.Winter activities include groomed cross country ski and snowshoe trails out the front door. Lodge to Lodge and Yurt to Yurt ski treks. All accommodations are smoke free.
Nearby, waterfront vacation rental cabins. Hiking, biking, skiing, snowshoeing trails on site. Year round Yurt with sauna on secluded BWCA lake.
Hours & Dates
- Monday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
- Tuesday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
- Wednesday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
- Thursday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
- Friday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
- Saturday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
- Sunday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
- Daily indoor maximum: $155.00
- Daily indoor minimum: $130.00
- Weekly indoor maximum: $1085.00
- Weekly indoor minimum: $910.00
Tall Pines Yurt Ski/Hike-in, located on BWCA lake- daily rental $90-105 summer and winter for 2 persons
- Open in fall
- Open in winter
- Open in summer
On-Site Facilities & Services
- High-speed Internet available
- Located on a lake or river
- Bicycle rental
- Bike trail
- Canoes or kayaks available
- Cross-country ski trail (groomed)
- Dock space/slips/mooring buoys
- Fishing boats available
- Fishing guides available
- Hiking trail
- Outfitting for overnight canoe trips
- Snowshoes available
- Swimming beach
Indoor Lodging Amenities
- Complimentary full breakfast
- Fireplace in room(s)
- Pets allowed in indoor unit(s)
- Whirlpool in room(s)
- Unit(s) that accommodate groups of 10+ people
- Air quality improvements
For more information on what our company is doing to support the environment and our community go to our Statement of Sustainability at http://www.boundarycountry.com/about.html#sustainability
- Eco-friendly landscape/facility design
- Eco-friendly purchasing practices
- Energy efficiency/conservation
- Organic or local food & beverage choices
- Transportation-related policies or programs
- Waste reduction/reuse/recycling
- Number of bed & breakfast guest rooms: 3
- Total indoor lodging units available in winter: 3
- Total number of indoor lodging units: 3
Number/Type of Campsites
- Number of camping cabins: 2
- Number of camping cabins available in winter: 2
- Pets allowed in campsite
- Secluded campsites
- Private Campgrounds
Length of Stay
- Daily rental available
- Daily site rental
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 61 reviews
Five stars. Great experience. Our room was spacious and super clean. Barbara and Ted are wonderful hosts. Every little detail was thought of. Barbara brought a canoe to Bearskin Lake and gave us...
— elizabethrN3887PV, July 23, 2021
I'm slightly ashamed to admit that I rarely review places I visit but my partner and I had such a fantastic experience at the Poplar Creek Guesthouse that I feel compelled to leave a review today...
— apjr169, August 12, 2019
Rooms were quite attractive, clean, and well appointed. Bed and coverings were very comfortable. Barbara, the owner, was so accommodating, warm, and friendly. Breakfasts were lovely and...
— David A, August 2, 2019
Barbara and Ted offer up comfortable, super clean, up north lodging for visitors to the Gunflint area. The private setting within the woods about 30 mi. from Grand Marais is so relaxing. They have a...
— travelbunny1, August 23, 2018
Loved our long weekend cross country skiing. The Guest House was warm and comfortable. Ted and Barbara are amazing. They have seen and done so much in the area that they are a rich and entertaining...
— John M, January 22, 2018