By providing the newest gear and a real connection to the wilderness, Piragis Northwoods Company has helped to build Ely into a true Boundary Waters gateway.
The creation of Victor’s on Water, a new fixture of the Excelsior dining scene, took collaboration and vision.
The 60 dogs of the Wintergreen Dogsled Lodge help create winter adventures for hundreds of visitors, and keep the town of Ely lively in the winter.
Visit this year’s American Craft Council Show at the St. Paul River Centre and you’ll find no scarcity of beverages to try.
Sustainable Ely is fighting to preserve a priceless wilderness, and a sustainable economy that capitalizes on – and protects – that wild place.