How To Find Us

Travel to this wilderness hideaway is part of the adventure.  Our Resort is located on Oak Island, a sheltered Island in the center of Lake of the Woods.

Sportsman's Oak Island Lodge
#1 Bobbies Bay Box 56 
Oak Island, MN 56741 
218-223-8411 800-772-8411

Lake of the Woods Passenger Service
Boat or winter track vehicle across Lake of the Woods from Baudette, MN.


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There are several different ways to reach us.

Drive north from Warroad or Roseau approximately 60 miles into Canada and back into Minnesota to the Northwest Angle. The nine-mile boat trip to Oak Island can be accomplished via a passenger service or your own boat.

Lake of the Woods Passenger Service from Sportsman's on the Rainy River, by boat (spring/summer/fall) or track vehicle (winter) transportation across Lake of the Woods. Cost varies by season and the trip takes approx. 1 1/2 hours one way.  It is an adventure in itself! There are no border crossings on this option.

Drive In
You drive approximately 60 miles North of Warroad, Minnesota to Young's Bay on the Northwest Angle where our Island Passenger Service is available for the 9 mile trip to Oak Island. Travel time from Warroad or Roseau MN to Oak Island is approximately 90 minutes. From Warroad, MN, drive north on Hwy 313 to Sprague, Manitoba, Canada. Turn right on 308. Watch for Northwest Angle sign (junction 525). Turn right on 525 to Four Corners intersection. Turn right again and watch for Young's Bay sign. For more information about crossing the US/Canada border click here.

Your Own Boat
Customers who wish to bring their own boat may launch at Young's Bay on the Northwest Angle. Launch and parking fee will be charged. A navigational chart from Young's Bay to Oak Island can be supplied upon request

Other Travel Options to Oak Island
From the Northwest Angle
Summer boat passenger service – $40/pp/rt
Winter passenger service – $55/pp/rt ($135 minimum) 
Boat or winter track vehicle across Lake of the Woods from Baudette, MN
NO INTERNATIONAL BORDER STOPS NECESSARY! HASSLE-FREE!
Summer - $99/pp/rt (minimum $380) Winter - $95/pp/rt (minimum $395)  
Fly via floatplane from Fort Frances, Ontario. Inquire about current rates.

Click Here to contact us online or call us at (800) 772-8411 for more information.

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