Gunflint Lake Pontoon

Dining Cruises

Gunflint Lake Dinner Cruise

Take the evening off and let us take care of cooking dinner! Relax and enjoy a delicious meal made from our kitchen as you cruise around Gunflint Lake. Your captain will share special points of interest, wildlife and stories of the famous Gunflint Trail.

Wednesday Menu:

10 oz N.Y strip with bourbon mushrooms and onions served with Asparagus, Garlic Mashed potatoes, fresh green salad, and a slice of Blueberry Pie. Add a bottle of Three Theives Chardonnay or Benziger Merlot at the bar to pair with dinner.

Child’s Menu: chicken nuggets and fries.

Friday Menu:

On this dinner cruise you will be served a Gunflint Surf & Turf featuring a 6 oz. sirloin with breaded walleye, wild rice, balsamic bacon wrapped asparagus, fresh green salad with vinaigrette and krumkake with homemade whipped cream and fresh berries. Add a bottle of Three Theives Chardonnay or Benziger Merlot at the bar to pair with dinner.

Child’s Menu: chicken nuggets and fries.

Adult: $125 Day Guest | Lodge Guest $105

Children (ages 6-12): $60 | $50

Gunflint Lodge overnights guests receive a discounted price. Call for details.

“We had a great time on our pontoon ride! Captain Rich was a wonderful & knowledgeable host.” 7/9/20 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

“Our dinner cruise was a perfect way to end our anniversary. Captain Tim pointed out many sights on the Gunflint Lake. We were able to see many sights of Gunflint Lake. The dinner was delicious. It was nice learning about the history of the lake as well.” 7/18/20 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Thursday Appetizer Cruise

Start your evening out the right way with a nice cruise around Gunflint Lake and house-made appetizers. Your captain will take you on a 1 hour tour, pointing out points of interest along the way.

On this appetizer cruise you will be served walleye cakes with wasabi aioli, bruschetta, mini steak tacos with pico, greens and a mexi-ranch salsa. Purchase a Proverb Pinot Grigio or Bent Paddle IPA at the bar for a drink with your appetizer.

Adult: $75 Day Guest | Lodge Guest $65

Children (ages 6-12): $50 | $40

“Fabulous cocktails, knowledgeable bartender and friendly captain. We thoroughly enjoyed our pontoon boat cruise on the lake!” 8/12/20 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Gunflint Lodge overnights guests receive a discounted price. Call for details.

Saturday Dessert Cruise

Treat yourself after a day of adventure with a tasty dessert with the warm evening air on your face. Your captain will take you on a 1 hour tour, enjoying the sunset as you wind down your day.

Menu: Sampler platter of Cheese cake bites, Chocolate Rum Bread Pudding, and Wild Berry Torte.

Adult: $75 Day Guest | Lodge Guest $65

Children (ages 6-12): $50 | $40

Gunflint Lodge overnights guests receive a discounted price. Call for details.

Sunday BBQ Cruise

Who doesn’t love a good cookout? Enjoy our signature BBQ on the border waters of Canada and the U.S. This captained pontoon cruise will take you all the way down to the east end of the lake where you will see the Gunflint Palisades, Camper’s Island and the diverse wildlife of the Gunflint Lake area.

Your menu includes dry rubbed ribs smoked over hickory for several hours, smoked chicken and smoked salmon. Then there is the fresh fruit, the homemade coleslaw, cheesy potatoes, baked beans, corn, fresh bread out of the wood fired bake oven, and all topped off with a nice homemade dessert.

Adult: $125 Day Guest | Lodge Guest $120

Children: (ages 6-12): $60 | $50

“What a fantastic experience. I would highly recommend doing this. We did brunch and it was so delicious. We were treated so wonderful and loved visiting while going on a beautiful tour around the lake. Great experience!!!” 6/8/21 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Gunflint Lodge overnights guests receive a discounted price. Call for details.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made more than 30 days in advance will receive a 100% refund of the deposit. Cancellations made within 30 days – 72 hours will be refunded the deposit minus a software/processing fee. Cancellations made within 72 hours will forfeit the full 25% deposit. If we cancel the activity/rental for any reason, a 100% refund will be issued within 7 – 10 business days.

Lodge Overnight Guests Rates: We are pleased to offer discounted rates for overnight lodge guests. While our deposit policy is the same for all activity bookings, lodge guests will receive applicable discounted rates at the time of final billing on the day of their activity.