How To Find Us

Sportsman's Oak Island Lodge is located in Minnesota but has a unique location and is situated right along the US/Canadian border. So close to the border we can see Canada from our dock.

You can get to Oak Island by staying in Minnesota the whole time or driving to the Northwest Angle and driving through a portion of Canada and back into the U.S. again and then coming by water for 9 miles.

U. S. citizens and permanent residents crossing into Canada to travel to the Northwest Angle or fishing in Canada. Six forms of documentation are acceptable. They include the US Passport, US Passport Card, Enhanced Driver's License or Enhanced ID Card, NEXUS Card, SENTRI Card, or the FAST Card. For more information click here.

COVID Testing Requirements Dropped April 1 for crossing into Canada. Click here for more information.

Travel to this wilderness hideaway is part of the adventure. Our Resort is located on Oak Island, a sheltered Island in the center of Lake of the Woods.

Sportsman's Oak Island Lodge
820 Oak Island
Oak Island, MN 56741
218-223-8411 800-772-8411



- Drive to Sportsman's Lodge Rainy River Baudette, MN location, and take boat or track vehicle transportation to the resort or drive your own boat or snowmobile the groomed and staked trail to us. Advance reservations are required for transportation services. Click here for more information about transportation services to the island. 

Driving Directions to Sportsman's Lodge Rainy River Baudette, MN location.
Click on address for google map directions.
3244 Bur Oak Rd NW
Baudette, MN 56623

Drive to the Northwest Angle and take the 9-mile ice road or schedule a pickup via track vehicle or boat to the resort. 

Driving Directions to get to the Northwest Angle of Minnesota
Click here for Google Maps directions: Young's Bay/Northwest Angle
By car drive north from Warroad, MN, or Roseau, MN approximately 60 miles into Canada and back into Minnesota to the Northwest Angle. The nine-mile boat trip to Oak Island can be accomplished via a passenger service or your own boat. 
Travel time from Warroad or Roseau MN to Oak Island is approximately 90 minutes. From Warroad, MN, drive north on Hwy 313 to Sprague, Manitoba, Canada. Turn right on 308. Watch for the Northwest Angle sign (junction 525). Turn right on 525 to the Four Corners intersection. Turn right again and watch for the Young's Bay sign. Click here for Border Crossing Information. 


- Fly from Baudette or your location of choice with Lake Country Air.
Contact Lake Country Air at 612-812-1223 for a quote.  

Commercial Airlines fly into nearby cities. In Minnesota, International Falls, Bemidji, Thief River Falls, Duluth, and on the Canadian side, Winnipeg, Manitoba. From there, car rentals and shuttle services are available from various companies to get to get to Sportsman's Lodge in Baudette or to the Northwest Angle where we can schedule a boat or track vehicle to pick you up and bring you to the island. 


Click Here to contact us online or call us at (800) 772-8411 for more information.