Knotted Pine Inn & Tavern

Knotted Pine Inn & Tavern

Knotted Pine Inn & Tavern
Open all year round

Lodging right at the intersection of YUKON and TOMAHAWK TRAILS!


The Knotted Pine Inn is located on Highway 1 only 5-1/2 miles NW of Isabella 28 miles from U.S. //Highway 61, 35 miles Southeast of Ely.

The Yukon trail, snowmobile trails, Knotted Pine Inn & Tavern


A winter paradise awaits the snowmobiler in the Superior National Forest. Come and enjoy riding excitement through remote forests and over frozen lakes and rivers. The Yukon Trail, between Isabella & Two Harbors, and the Tomahawk Trail, which runs from the North Shore Trail near Crooked Lake, through Isabella to Ely, are well groomed and accessible to food, fuel and lodging.

When your ride is over, the warmth and hospitality of the Knotted Pine Inn awaits you. Dogsledding is a popular pastime in the Isabella area. For information on dog sled rides, contact our friends at White Wilderness

Knotted Pine Inn & Tavern open all year round

Knotted Pine Inn & Tavern
Open all year round

Beautiful country for fishing and hunting. Nearby are McDougal, Gegoka, Grouse, Kitigan & Mitawan Lakes. Flathorn Lake is popular for it's picnic area with BBQ pits and public swimming beach and is only a half mile from Knotted Pine Inn.

Hiking enthusiasts will enjoy scenic footpaths around the shores of both Flathorn and McDougal Lakes. Map boxes are located at the beginning of each trail.

snowmobiling trails, Yukon trails

Great Snowmobiling
in the Heart of Snow Country

Where the Yukon Trail meets Highway 1, Knotted Pine Inn & Tavern has direct access to the Tomahawk Trail. Knotted Pine Inn & Tavern is on a spur of the Tomahawk Trail about 3 miles down and about 50 feet from the Yukon Trail.

Check out the Minnesota DNR Trails Map (.PDF) or the Minnesota Interactive Snowmobile Trails Map.

Premium Gas (91 Octane) available along with oil.