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This Unusual Lake In Northern Minnesota Is The State’s Greatest Hiking Destination

In Northern Minnesota near Ely you can find plenty of recreation opportunities. The boundary waters are right next door, and there are gorgeous lakes and trails all around. One lake in particular though, has a story that is far more fascinating and bewildering than the others, not to mention an unforgettable waterfall!

Next time you’re in Ely, be sure to stop for this truly amazing hike!

Jo Magliocco
Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!