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River Point Resort & Outfitting Co.

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River Point Resort & Outfitting Co. is located on a magnificent private peninsula on the South Kawishwi River and Birch Lake with direct paddle access to the famous Boundary Waters Canoe Area for canoe trip adventures. Two hours from Duluth, MN and 10 minutes from the quaint town of Ely, MN makes River Point the perfect place to enjoy lodging and activities while staying at the resort, or the best location to begin a BWCA canoe trip at entry point #32. At the resort enjoy full marina service, rental boats, motors, and pontoon boats, complimentary fish cleaning, Bait and Tackle Shop, guide service, and friendly staff knowledgeable in all things fishing and more. New sauna, private Trail of Reflections hiking trail, sand beaches, free kayaks, rafts. River Point Outfitting Co. offers canoe outfitting for complete trips into the wilderness, or if you need only a canoe, we can help! Trip Routing with expert routers, maps, fishing advice, fine food, bunkhouses, and safe van transport.
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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Refrigerator in room
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Chisholm Airport57 mi
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

River Point is one of those hidden gems that surprises you and creates a lifetime memory that exceeds ones expectations. The "cabin" we stayed in (Riverview) was beautiful...the attention to detail and appointments are exceptional..the views..picturesque...the passion and commitment of the owners, Steve, Jane and...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This resort is undeniably beautiful and more upscale than you will typically find in the area. But their communication (internal to outfitter and external to customers) is very poor. This is a place for people from the cities who want a "taste" of northern Minnesota...More

Thank fedelaney
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Stayed in Hideaway. Nice clean cabin. Excellent view of lake from screen porch and kitchen. We will probably come back again as we have been doing research on other resorts in northern minnesota and River Point has everything we like. Screen porch and private dock...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Stay 4 nights in one of the Chalet, Windsong; The chalet is nicely furniture; nice size bedroom/bathroon; a nice kitchen, small living room, and a deck with grill included. Very comfortable and clean; it includes kitchen utensils so you can cook at home if that...More

Thank wiminneapolis
Reviewed 10 June 2018

My husband and I planned our honeymoon trip over a weekend. We booked a room as well as the honeymoon package. The honeymoon package was 600.00, not including the cost of the villa we stayed in. The villa itself was nice; air conditioner worked great,...More

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Response from Quietriver | Property representative |
Hi Steve Gumins, This is Jane, owner of River Point. We are most pleased that your group of five persons stayed with us for just the one night, August 22, following your canoe trip into the BWCA. You came with one more... More
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"Chalet rooms do not have lake views. Only cabins do."
7 Aug 2018
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"Log Cabin is quiet and peaceful. There is a fire ring right below the cabin where you can sit and listen to..."
21 Aug 2017
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"I have only stayed in the bunkhouse....I rough it!"
15 Dec 2016
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"This is not a hotel.....it is a resort on a 17 mile long lake where it meets a river...."
11 Oct 2016
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