Experience a new style of camping in Ely, Minnesota at Riverside Island Campsites.
Stay on our privately owned island, located on Ely's White Iron Lake, known for excellent fishing and wilderness experiences. A short trip to the island campsites will get you to your own private dock. With only 2 island campsites, you will be able to relax and enjoy the peace and solitude of this island, with wildlife and scenic views.
Riverside also offers the opportunity to experience the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA) through convenient day trips or overnight excursions. Come visit us during the winter to enjoy snowshoeing, dog sledding, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing.
A large 12x20 wall tent awaits you, luxuriously furnished with a bed, pillows and fresh linens, a table and chairs to relax after a day on the lake. A Finnish style, cedar sauna offers a relaxing means of bathing while enjoying this remote island camp. This is the ultimate camper's get away. There's also a screen tent, equipped with a picnic table, cook stove, and all the cooking and eating utensils you will need. We truly bring camping to a new level.