What a great way to enjoy all of the wonders of Lake Vermilion! A fantastic choice for large groups, multiple families, family reunions, or corporate retreats, Blue Heron Lodge offers all of the most modern conveniences while in the beautiful surroundings of nature. With more than 5600 square feet of living space there is plenty of room for all.
The cabin is situated on the east end of Black Bay on Lake Vermilion, Minnesota., and is surrounded by state forest or undeveloped property. The exterior of the cabin features log siding on the main and second floors. On the lower level it features fieldstone stone work across the entire lake side of the cabin. The lake is just a few steps away from the lower level doors.
This road-accessible site sits on 12.5 acres of land and features 650+ feet of private shoreline for your enjoyment. It includes a private boat dock, allowing you to bring your own boat to the cabin or rent one.
This cabin was designed to be spacious, taking advantage of views from all sides, while having all of the luxuries of a fine home. The interior of this 7 bedroom 4 bath cabin features wood floors throughout, with tile in the entrance way, kitchen, laundry, basement and all bathrooms. The open-plan living room opens into the dining room and kitchen and has a vaulted pine ceiling with great views out all the windows. The cabin has six panel pine doors, maple cabinets and wood trim throughout. It also features in-floor heat in all of the rooms on the first floor and basement, standard ceiling fans with remotes in every room and a wood-burning fireplace in the living room and basement.
Modern conveniences, such as wireless high speed internet access, three computers, satellite TV, DVD, all new furniture and brand new kitchen appliances, are available for your use. The entertainment room features a wet bar, pool table, ping pong, bar style dart board, foosball, and 113” TV projection screen. The living room feature multiple leather couches, loveseats and chairs with room for all. A 50” plasma TV with 7.1 channel surround sound is provided for entertainment.
The kitchen features huge amount of space for the family to cook together with plenty of counter space, 2 ovens, large cook-top, two dishwashers, and all the pots, pans, utensils, and place settings you will need. All the bedrooms are large in size and bed linens and towels are provided.
The outdoor areas are some of the highlights of the house. A massive 1,950 square foot deck overlooks the lake with multiple seating areas. A sitting area features teak couches, love seat, two chairs, end tables, table, and ottoman with all weather cushions. There is also a bar height eating area with granite top and four chairs. There is an 800 sq inch gas outdoor grill with island. On the opposite site of the deck is another seating area with a sectional sofa, rocking chairs, and lounge chairs. There is a 360 sq foot lighted screen porch with teak table and 12 chairs providing a great outdoor location for meals day or night. The outdoor hot tub (available year round) provides seating for 6 -8 adults and features 82 therapy jets.
Below the deck is another 1,000 square feet of brick paved outdoor space for your enjoyment. There are two seating areas with tables and chairs and a swinging outdoor seat. Immediately in front of this area is the outdoor fire pit complete with log benches and the brick paved path to the lake. Next to the “U” shaped dock that can accommodate 4-5 boats is a sand beach. A canoe and paddle boat are often available for guest use.
A sport court is available and shared between two cabins onsite. The court is configured for multiple uses. The court is a full size 60’ x 120’ tennis court. It has two NBA 72” regulation glass basketball goals for a full size basketball court. Across one side of the court are two built in 12’ soccer goals. Also provided for use are hockey nets. Equipment for tennis, basketball, soccer, floor hockey, and football are provided.
Enjoy fishing, boating, skiing and exploring Lake Vermilion. Enjoy bird watching, hiking through the forest, or just observing nature. Then return to this one of a kind retreat.