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Touted by National Geographic as one of the top 100 Adventure Towns , Ely MN is the base of operations for Minnesota’s First and Only Off-Road Tour Company. Travel “Beyond the End of the Road” and leave the driving to us in our custom Safari-Style tour vehicle. We have the adventure for you!

Leave the Driving to us! North Woods Adventures’ fleet will take you where you need to go. Hop on board our Ely Public Transit or reserve Private Transportation Services.

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Ely/Winton History Tour

If history is what you love hop aboard for our exclusive “Ely/Winton History Tour”. Travel the old railroad ...

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Wilderness Safari-Style Adventure Tour

If it’s adventure you seek, climb aboard our 12 passenger safari-style tour vehicle for the most comfortable off-r...

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Wildlife Viewing

Looking for guaranteed wildlife viewing? We will transport you to the Vince Shute Bear Sanctuary where wild bear...

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