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Ely, Minnesota

Ely is the jumping-off point for your North Woods trip. The yodel of looms, splash of paddle strokes and creak of swaying pines are the sounds of the heart of the North Woods. The million-acre Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness is where terrain and water merge in one vast adventureland.

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