Ely features some of Minnesota's premier lakes on the edge of the BWCA! Epic ledge rock cliffs, breathtaking views, stately pine trees, and crystal clear waters, Ely, MN area lakes have no rival! Enjoy nature's beauty at its finest and build a lake home or cabin on the pristine waters of an Ely area lake. Make Real Estate in Ely, Minnesota part of your "American Dream."
Each of our lakes is unique and beautiful in its own way. Burntside Lake is Ely's premier large lake with gorgeous shoreline vistas, crystal clear water, and direct access to the BWCA. The White Iron Chain is another large, stunning body of water in Ely. It includes 4 lakes: Garden Lake, Farm Lake, South Farm Lake, and White Iron Lake. The White Iron Chain of lakes also has direct access to the BWCA.
Ely, MN is located approx. 20 miles northeast of Lake Vermilion. Lake Vermilion is a big water lake with beautiful shoreline and direct access to the BWCA. It continues to be one of northern Minnesota's most popular lakes.
Real Estate in Ely, MN has a rustic beauty all its own! Bear Island Land Co., Inc. will help you find the lakeshore or river front property of your dreams. We are your recreational real estate professionals!
NEW LISTINGS! 6 White Iron Lake parcels ranging in size from 2+/- to 2.9+/- acres with up to 446+/- ft. of shoreline. ft. of shoreline. Block 1 lake frontage is bog & lake bed. Located on a desired chain of lakes providing direct access to the BWCAW or have granted water access to White Iron Lake. Parcels offer diverse tree cover, wild life & vegetation.
Listing #1657, #3464 - #3468
$45,000 - $199,000
MLS #6000346, #6003335 - #6003339
NEW LISTING! Building site in the Ely city limits with a dock and access to Shagawa Lake. Located off from Pioneer Road with good year around access. Level lot. The dock and lake access is shared by two adjoining property owners. An affordable property with lakeshore in a neighborhood of very nice homes.
210+/- feet of sandy shoreline has a 60' x 36' building which was formerly Border Lakes Outfitters. Lake County Planning and Zoning has stated that a single family residence could be built on the property with the same dimensions as the existing building with a building permit application. City water and sewer available. There is a 140' x 200' backlot. Paved road and access to the BWCAW for an affordable price!
This one-of-a-kind Shagawa Lake parcel features +/- 44 acres and over 1,400' of prime shoreline on one of the best walleye lakes in the area. The property features a mix of tree cover, dramatic lake views and an extraordinary wilderness feel. The property was surveyed and approved for septic system sites.
Remote Acreage and Lakeshore
Approximately 43 acres and 750 ft. of shoreline on a quiet lake 30 miles southwest of Ely. This is a remote setting only accessible by logging road, ATV and walking. The access is through government land and will require access permits. The lake is 70 acres and connects by a small channel to another 20+ acre lake.
This remote 19+/- acre parcel has approximately 875 feet of frontage on the Bear Island River. Access requires about 1 mile of canoeing on the Bear Island River from Highway 21 to get there. The parcel also directly adjoins federal land to the west and south. Great place for a remote cabin!