Paddling Excursions ☀️
*For safety, each kid under age 15 must be accompanied by an adult.
*All paddling activities are moderate to challenging.
*See Birding Activities (above) for more ways to paddle!
Fire and Ice Geology Paddle
There are several fascinating Precambrian geological formations within easy paddling distance of the lodge. Join one of our naturalists to gain a new appreciation of extremely ancient history.
Sunset Canoe Paddle
Come view the sunset on Gunflint Lake from the beautiful vantage point of one of our canoes.
Wildfire Ecology Canoe Paddle
Come learn what happens during a fire, how our fire dependent ecosystem reacts to the fire, and a local fire history in this fascinating new paddling activity.
Birding Canoe Paddle
In this fun and informative paddle, we will learn about birds while searching for such species as the common loon, red-necked grebe, American black duck, common merganser, and much more. This activity will be moderately challenging.
Eagle Canoe Paddle
Come learn about our national bird while taking a scenic paddle.
Loon Kayak Paddle
There are several pairs of loons who nest on Gunflint and Magnetic Lakes. Learn some interesting facts about our state bird while paddling among them.