Tow Service

528 E. Sheridan St.  |  Ely, MN 55731  |  Phone: 218-365-4844  |  Cell: 218-349-6415  |  Email: Click Here

Tow Boats can save you time and get you farther into the BWCAW!  Our tows start from Moose Lake, Fall Lake, and Burntside Lake and are set up based on your schedule.  Simply let us know what time you would like to be dropped off or picked up and we will accommodate as best we can.

Moose Lake to Splash Lake Portage $38
Moose Lake to Birch Lake Portage or Prairie Portage $38
Moose Lake to Washington Island (Basswood Lake) $75
Moose Lake to Back Bay (Basswood Lake) $85
Fall Lake to Four-Mile Portage or Newton Lake Portage $25
Burntside Lake to Crab Lake Portage $31

Tows are per person (two person minimum) - one way and does not include portage fees.  Basswood Lake tows require a minimum of 3 people. 3% special use fee applies.  A fuel surcharge may be added.

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Licensed & Insured with the United States Forest Service
Ely Outdoors Company operates in the Superior National Forest
and is an equal opportunity service provider.

In addition, we practice “Leave No Trace” principles in an effort to preserve the wilderness.