Winter Vacations

Not just a summer destination Ely offers a variety of winter outdoor activities for those brave enough to head outdoors in the winter. From tradition outdoor activities like snowmobiling and skiing to more adventurous activities like winter camping,  ice fishing and dogsledding. Get away from the crowds and experience a true winter getaway in Ely Minnesota.

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WINTER LODGING

Find resorts and hotels open year Round in Ely Minnesota.

596152_87639455[1]SNOWMOBILING IN ELY

Discover miles of snowmobile trails located in and around the Ely area and all over the state of Minnesota.

ice-fishing-mnICE FISHING

Take in one of Minnesota favorite pass times, head out on your own or hire a guide and enjoy some hard water fishing.

dog-sleddingDOG SLEDDING

A unique and fun adventure, travel the winter wilderness via dog sled for a trip you will never forget.

MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERACROSS COUNTRY AND DOWNHILL SKIING

Trek numerous cross country ski trails or hit the slopes at Giants Ridge, just a short drive from Ely.

frozen-lakeWINTER RENTALS

Rent a snowmobile or a pair of cross country skies and tour the outdoors in style.