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Welcome to Poplar Creek Guesthouse B&B and Cabin

Nestled in Minnesota' northwoods along the Gnflint Trail a short drive from Grand Marais is Poplar Creek Guesthouse B&B and Cabin. Overlooking a canoe only lake and next to the Boundary Water (BWCA),our B&B is a sanctuary of delicious breakfast, calm waters, ski trails,  hiking trails and lodging ideal for outdoor enthusiasts or guests looking to get away from it all for a few days. Come to Poplar Creek and claim a piece of the great outdoors. relax and restore in the midst of beautiful natural backdrops, nature and warm hospitality.

Striking the perfect balance of getting away from it all without going off the grid, Poplar Creek offers our guests an array of classic comforts and modern conveniences:

Minnesota’s Premier Wilderness Adventure Accommodation

Begin in  1979 with dog sledding and later yurt to yurt skiing to the construction of the Poplar Creek Guesthouse B&B and Cabin is a true northwoods story. The B&b and cabin have accommodations to suit a variety of tastes. For those looking to reconnect, relax and restore, our B&B is the main structure that promises remoteness without sacrificing comfort. We also offer a peaceful, Lake Cabin overlooking the quiet canoe-only Little Ollie Lake.

And for the true outdoor enthusiast, rain or shine, summer or winter type--we offer two wilderness Yurts. Both yurts are on BWCA lakes. Accommodations are all located on the Gunflint Trail in Northern Minnesota, on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (BWCA), offering easy access to Grand Marais and the North Shore of Lake Superior.

Into The Wild: Outdoor Adventure

Located in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, Poplar Creek Guesthouse B&B and Cabins are just off Minnesota’s Gunflint Trail, a National Scenic Byway near Grand Marais. Our prime location in the heart of the wild affords us and our guest’s access to candid quiet morning canoe rides, birding , moose viewing and endless winter ski trails. Catering to outdoor enthusiasts and first time explorer’s alike, Poplar Creek supplies the knowledge and supplies needed to help guests experience the true nature of our location.

Whether you’re here in summer, winter, fall or spring, there’s always new territory to explore and experience to obtain. Available at Poplar Creek are:

Green Friendly

We believe in preserving the land that surrounds us and because of that, Poplar Creek is a proud supporter of local and national efforts to become green friendly. A member of both Minnesota B&B Green Journey and a TripAdvisor Green Leaders Award recipient, we strive each day to give back. Being green is a part of our fabric and we encourage guests to take part in the movement to maintain our environment. If you’re looking to give a little back, our team at Poplar Creek can help you connect with Service Projects going on in the BWCA. See our statement of Sustainability (scroll down).

Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are available for the Poplar Creek Guesthouse, Little Ollie Cabin or for any of our exciting adventure programs. Call 800-322-8327 for additional information or to purchase a Gift Certificate. (Gift Certificates start at $50.)