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


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There are several different ways to reach us.

1) Drive to the Northwest Angle or Sportsman's Lodge Rainy River Baudette, MN location and choose a transportation option via water to get to the island.

Private motorcoach transportation is also available for your group. For more information click here.


2) Fly
Commercial airlines fly within a few hours from us and rentals cars and taxi service is available to the Nortwest Angle or Baudette, MN.  Click here for more information.  Then choose a transportation option listed below via water to the island from the Northwest Angle or Baudette, MN. 
Fly via floatplane from Fort Frances, Ontario to Canadian Customs a few miles away from us where we can pick you up. Inquire about current rates.

Driving Directions to get to the Northwest Angle of Minnesota
Click here for Google Maps directions: Young's Bay/Northwest Angle
By car drive north from Warroad, MN or Roseau, MN 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. 

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. Click here for Border Crossing Information. From Young's Bay you can navigate to the island via your own boat or in the winter via the ice road. Passenger service available also available. See rates below. 

Driving Directions to Sportsman's Lodge Rainy River Baudette, MN location.
Click on address for google map directions.
3244 Bur Oak Rd NW
Baudette, MN 56623

3) Then choose a travel options to Oak Island by water from the Northwest Angle or Sportsman's Lodge Rainy River

From the Northwest Angle
Summer boat passenger service - Inquire about rates.
Winter ice road - Inquire for directions and more information

From Sportsman's Lodge Rainy River Baudette location. 
Lake of the Woods Passenger Service
Boat or winter track vehicle 
1 1/2 hour trip one way
For rates click here.

Your Own Boat, Snowmobile or Track Vehicle
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. Snowmobile trails open in the winter. Contact us for a map and information.

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

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