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The weather in Ely
Find the Ely climate diagram. In July maximum temperatures go higher than 77°. Conversely, January is the coolest month in Ely, with temperatures going under -2° It may rain 22 days in December while it typically rains only 14 days in September.
Refresh yourself in the majestic Northwoods with Ely vacation rentals
With lovely lakeside cottages or idyllic woodland cabins, the selection of vacation rentals available in Ely, Minnesota won't let you down. Condominiums and lodges are also popular in this northern outpost, occasionally made using natural materials to keep you in that outdoorsy spirit.
Try delicious home-made, old-fashioned sausages at Zup's Food Market, which also sells spicy mustards and mouth-watering peppers to go right alongside.
While there, grab some classic Minnesota wild rice, or check out the freshly prepared and locally sourced treats in the deli. Come to town for the wondrous outdoors and stick around for the local delicacies, too.
Ely's famous leather boots
Steger Mukluks and Moccasins of Ely has been making traditional, smoked moose hide leather boots for decades, in the authentic style of Northern Cree Indians. Their boots are among the warmest you can find anywhere in North America, and are made to combat Winter's freezing temperatures.
Owner Patti Steger got her inspiration after going on a dog sledding expedition, so you know they can handle anything! Visit their extensive and fascinating downtown store on E Sheridan to find that special pair of boots, or original souvenir ideas inspired by the cultural history of the region.
Be surrounded by Minnesota's 10,000+ lakes
Ely is a nature-lover's dreamland. Touted as the canoe capital of the world, Ely is in the heart of Minnesota's lake country. Besides having easy access to the famous Boundary Waters Canoe Area, you will also be a stone's throw from local favorites, such as Burntside Lake and Shagawa. You will also be located only 30-minutes from the idyllic Bear Head Lake State Park.
Spend a night under the stars, or even take a road trip across the border and check out Canada's lake-filled Quetico Provincial Park. The glaciers that cut through the region so long ago left an incredibly vibrant eco-system in their wake.
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