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What a beautiful time of year to be up in the north woods! For some reason, Autumn in Ely seems to be an overlooked season. Jack Pine cabin stays warm and cozy during the cool evenings with a small furnace and quiet space heaters in each bedroom.
The cabin was the perfect place to stay as we explored the area. It's the kind of place you feel no pressure to leave as you sit in front of the big windows looking out over beautiful White Iron Lake enjoyning your coffee in the morning or a glass of wine in the evening. This cozy cabin tucked away among the pines must be made of almost half glass with all of the windows! Whether you are at the sink or sitting at the kitchen table or reading the paper in the sunroom or out on the deck, you have an expansive view of the lake.
If you are not into hunting, canoeing or even fishing, don't make the mistake I did for years in thinking this area is not for you. Ely is a wonderful little town with a surprising variety of good restaraunts and great shops. There is even a great spa called the "Pebble" where we got heavenly massages! Even though you feel like you are far from civilization, the drive from Jack Pine Cabin into town is less than five minutes!
We came up to Ely with another couple so the half bath in the second bedroom made for an extra comfortable stay. We learned that this is a rare feature for a two bedroom cabin in this area. We have already booked Jack Pine Cabin for a return visit next year!
I spent the past week staying at Jack Pine for the second time and once again, I was in heaven! Not only was the view of the lake absolutely beautiful, but the cabin was Just perfect! It was plenty large and still had such a quaint feel about it. The cabin had everything a family would need and then some! I loved the sandy beach, all the wild flowers, the wonderful town of Ely and of course the beauty of the lake! I will be coming back each year!
Jack Pine is really a cool cabin in one of the most beautiful places you can imagine. It's part of a quiet little resort called Retreats On White Iron Lake that very few people even know exists. There are only about 10 cabins staggered up a hillside overlooking this huge, gorgeous chain of lakes. We love that it's only about a 4 minute drive into the coolest little town in America, Ely. Sometimes we even ride our bikes into town to grab the flavor of the day at the Red Cabin custard shop or just to stroll the fun streets full of shops and restaurants.
We are not into fishing but we hear White Iron is great for walleye and northerns. We are more into hiking and biking and there are an endless number of spectacular trails nearby. It's also cool that you can wander along the beach to the busier White Iron Beach Resort nearby to use the sandy beach filled with great lounging chairs or to grab a pop or beer in their cool lodge.
Jack Pine Cabin is so comfortable with everything you need and the owners seem to make at least one awesome upgrade every year. Last year they added an awesome fire pit just off the deck and now we hear they have added a new half bath in the second bedroom which will make it great when we have friends stay with us.
We know the owners of this cabin which is how we found out about this special place. Jack Pine Cabin has become our favorite get away and annual summer vacation spot. The kids love the sandy beach, fun lodge and kayaks. Each time we are there, they quickly make new friends with kids staying in other cabins and it turns into a kind of summer camp experience for all of them. My husband and I love the peaceful setting and the special perch Jack Pine cabin has which gives it both more privacy and lake views to die for! Counting the days until we'll be up there again!
Last year was our second time staying at Jack Pine cabin in the really cool little resort called Retreats On White Iron Lake. Every cabin is cool in this peaceful lakeside community but we LOVE Jack Pine cabin the most. The cabin sits on a giant ledge rock which gives it an unobstructed view out across the lake. Our kids love the new campfire area just off the big deck and they also love swimming and playing at the resort next door. It is so cool that people staying at Jack Pine get to use all the fun stuff at White Iron Beach Resort with is about a 1 minute walk down the shore!
The cabin has pretty much everything you need except for towels which we forgot last year but the Shopko in town (Ely is only 5 minutes away) came to the rescue! There is also a gas grill which we use pretty much every day we are there.
The kids brought friends last year and there was plenty of room in the second bedroom for all four of them to sleep. The futon in the sunroom also folds down into a comfy double bed which kinda gives you a third bedroom if you need it. The bed in the first bedroom is also very comfortable. The cabin is always spotless when we arrive and it just has such a cozy feel even on rainy days. No matter where you are sitting, you have an awesome view out across the huge lake. Can't wait to get back up there!
Our family has stayed in Jack Pine cabin for three years in a row and we just love this special place. Jack Pine is one of 11 cabins that make up Retreats On White Iron Lake which is a hidden gem of a place. All of the cabins are privately owned so they are lovingly cared for and nearly every one has been recently renovated and expanded. Obviously, our family has decided that Jack Pine is our favorite but there is not a bad cabin in this lovely lakeside community.
My husband and I love that we can be in this peaceful and beautiful natural setting but our three kids never get bored because they have the beach, paddle boats, kayaks and fun games in the lodge of the busier White Iron Beach Resort which is just next door. It is such a wonderful arrangement that full use of the neighboring resort is included for those staying at Jack Pine cabin! If we want to stroll over to the resort to join others in the fun around the bonfire we can do so but we also have the option to hang out around Jack Pine's cool private campfire pit right outside our own door.
The owners of this cabin clearly love their place and there are new improvements every year. We are excited to hear that they have just expanded and added a half bath in the second bedroom, which will be a fantastic benefit now that two of our girls are now teenagers!
If you are not familiar with this area, Ely is a great little town full of shops and restaurants and it's just five minutes from the cabin. You are right on the edge of the Boundary Waters so the whole region is breathtakingly beautiful. Our family loves to hike and bike the many awesome trails nearby.
At the end of each day my husband and I usually find ourselves sitting on the deck at Jack Pine with a glass of wine listening to the loons as we watch bald eagles circle the island off shore while the kids play with new friends at the resort next door. Perfect!
Ein atemberaubend schönen und ruhigen Lage nur eine kurze drei Meilen von Ely, Gewinner des "coolsten kleinen Stadt in Amerika."
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