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Smitty's On Snowbank

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Ron, Julie and Denny are great people. They run a very nice place. Food is great. The fishing on Snowbank is good. I think it is the best price around for what you get. We have been going for about 18 years and will keep...More

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Escanaba, Michigan
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Owners were great. If you are hauling your own canoe they charged us 10$ to drop our veicle off at entry point 27 and drop us off at 30. Because they were so accommodating we decided to spend an evening there after our trip. It...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Secured me a motorboat on a last minute trip to the BWCA. Dennis is friendly and talks about old time stuff but ignore that. Casual personality. Don't canoe at Snowbank Lake. The wind and choppy waters are no joke.

Thank nbuzz
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Ron and Julie and Dennis manage to provide a fantastic meal home cooked and you can stay on a island or camp, or in the motel and cabins. We go annually. Don't expect wi fi or phones or tvs there are none. Get in touch...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 8 September 2013

I am no longer a fisherwoman, but I still enjoyed Smitty's this year. It's on a large lake not all that far from Canada, and the BWCA border cuts through Snowbank. Those Minnesota woods are stifling on a hot day but if you get in...More

Thank BinColorado
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United States > Minnesota > Ely
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