Rock Harbor Lodge & Windigo Camper Cabins

View of the Rock Harbor Lodge complex from the air.
View of the Rock Harbor Lodge complex from the air.

NPS Photo/Paul Brown

 

The Rock Harbor Lodge complex, located on the northeast end of Isle Royale National Park, is the only full-service lodging facility on the island. It is accessible via the Ranger III, Isle Royale Queen IV, and Voyageur II ferries, Isle Royale Seaplanes service, and by private boat or seaplane. There are also two rustic camper cabins available in Windigo. They are accessible via the Voyageur II or Seahunter III ferries, Isle Royale Seaplanes service, and by private boat or seaplane.

 
The following services are provided by the Rock Harbor Lodge in Rock Harbor**:

Lodge Rooms
Sixty rooms are available; each accommodates four persons and offers a private bath. Each room provides a Lake Superior view. Contact (906) 337-4993 (during the summer season) and (866) 644-2003 (during the winter season) to make reservations.

Housekeeping Rooms
Twenty duplex cottages are available; each accommodates six and offers a private bath and kitchenette. The cottage is furnished with utensils, dishware, a double bed, and two bunk beds. Contact (906) 337-4993 (during the summer season) and (866) 644-2003 (during the winter season) to make reservations.

Gift Shop and Dockside Store
The gift shop offers handcrafted gifts, apparel, photo supplies, postcards, and souvenirs. The store offers groceries, freeze dried foods, daily fishing licenses, fishing tackle, stove fuel, camping, hiking, and boating accessories, showers, laundry facilities, and sundries.

Dining Room and Greenstone Grill
The dining room offers hearty meals, including fresh lake trout. Visitors are welcome for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The grill is open daily.

Marina and Water Taxi
The marina offers 450 feet of dock space in Rock Harbor, accommodating boats up to 65 feet in length. Electrical, fresh water hook-up, sewage pump-out, gasoline and diesel fuel, and motorboat, canoe, and kayak rentals are available. Water taxi service can drop-off or pick-up visitors, canoes, or kayaks at many island docks.

Fishing Charters and Sightseeing
Charters are fully equipped and troll the reefs on the northeast part of the Island. Sightseeing trips travel to different island destinations. Some involve a short hike with a ranger.

The following services are provided in Windigo**:

Windigo Store and Marina
The store offers groceries, cold sandwiches, camping supplies, stove fuel, daily fishing licenses and tackle, gifts, and photo supplies. The marina offers gasoline (no diesel fuel), sewage pump-out, and motorboat, canoe, and kayak rentals. Shower and laundry facilities are also available.

Windigo Camper Cabins
There are two rustic, one-room camper cabins that provide a unique alternative to tent camping in Windigo. Amenities include: Table and chairs, futon sofa, two bunk beds with mattresses, electrical outlets, and an outdoor picnic table and grill. Contact (906) 337-4993 (during the summer season) or (866) 644-2003 (during the winter season) to make reservations.



**Please be aware that facilities and services in Rock Harbor and Windigo are available seasonally (typically June-September). Call (906) 482-0984 or email isro_parkinfo@nps.gov prior to your trip for the most up-to-date information.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

800 East Lakeshore Drive
Houghton, MI 49931

Phone:

(906) 482-0984

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