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Poplar Lake, Grand Marais

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  • love the area! great lake to just take in beauty and relax with someone special! Caught some fish, and some great memories  more »
  • We stayed at the Big Bear Lodge on Poplar Lake. Was beautiful and offers kayaking, boating, and fishing.  more »
  • What a gorgeous lake. Our cabin was on this lake and we loved the views. It was interesting that this lake had 2 entrances to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.  more »

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Where to stay in Grand Marais

For those wanting to stay for a while, pleasant inns with unrivaled views sit right by the lake. A campsite to the west of the main urban area offers a good option for outdoorsy types on a budget. This stretch of Highway 61 has a number of motels located on or just off it, ideal for those looking to keep a steady pace as they explore this section of the lake.
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