the map, Ely appears to be the end of the road. For people who
love the wilderness, beauty and solitude, on the contrary, it's
the center of the world." --
Whether you're canoeing into the unspoiled, world-famous
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW), Canada's Quetico
Provincial Park, or relaxing at one of Ely's full-service resorts,
you'll soon discover the Ely Difference.
From the famous Artic explorers Will Steger and Paul Schurke to
world-renowned wildlife photographer Jim Brandenburg, the Ely
Area has many talented artists, writers, photographers and adventurers
who have adopted Ely as their home-or at least-their home away
Relaxing here is easy, the air is clear, the water pure; the woods
are inspiring, the sights breathtaking, and the night sky is bright
with millions of stars and Northern Lights.
Once you experience Ely, you'll understand how life takes on new