Scroll below to find great winter resorts and winter lodging on Rainy Lake near International Falls. Take in great winter activities like ice fishing and snowmobiling and cross country skiing in the vast wilderness of Northern Minnesota. Click here to download a Rainy Lake – IFalls Snowmobile Trail Map PDF.
Rainy Lake Year Round Resorts
On beautiful Rainy Lake, Camp Idlewood offers everything you need to enjoy your family vacation. Located just six miles east of International Falls, Minnesota, our nine fully furnished, newly remodeled cabins are equipped with all of the comforts of home. Enjoy our beach, sauna, and canoe or rent a boat and motor to experience the natural beauty of this spectacular lake.
The Thunderbird Lodge on Rainy Lake offers you true wilderness and a world class fishery. Rainy Lake has over 212,000 acres of waterways with 929 miles of shoreline with another 635 miles around 1,600 islands. The Thunderbird Lodge is only 1/2 mile from the entrance to Voyageurs National Park. We are a Full Service Resort offering lodging accommodations – both rooms and cabins, fishing, snowmobiling and a Marina, and a Dining Room and Lounge with services for Banquets & Group Meetings.
Our unique cottages are located two miles east of International Falls in the small village of Ranier where a historical cantilevered bridge is the meeting place of Rainy River and Rainy Lake – truly the gateway to Voyageurs National Park. Choose a vintage cottage located in the quaint village of Ranier, Minnesota, two miles east of International Falls and uniquely bordered by Rainy Lake and Rainy River. The cottages are within a short walk to the best lake access and public beaches in the area.
Tara’s Wharf is an ideal space for family vacations and celebrations as well as for professionally catered events. Bask in the sun on our spacious semi-private deck or relax in the shade of our two-bedroom Spruce Suite. Being just steps away from Rainy Lake gives easy access for boat launching or dock fishing.