Chilly Dogs Sled Dog Trips is located 250 miles north of Minneapolis/St. Paul, and 100 miles north of Duluth, Minnesota.
By car: Plan on a 4-4½-hour drive from the Minneapolis/St. Paul area or a 2-hour drive from Duluth. All roads receive excellent winter maintenance and, with the exception of the last 45 miles of the route, all the roads are 4-lane divided highways.
By air: Delta Airlines serves both the Duluth International Airport and the Range Regional Airport in Hibbing daily from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport; it also serves the Duluth International Airport from Detroit. United Airlines flies daily from Chicago's O'Hare Airport to Duluth; and Allegiant Air flies from Las Vegas and from Orlando to Duluth twice weekly. For more information concerning flights, please contact a travel agent, the respective airlines mentioned, or an online travel service. Car rentals are available from both the Duluth and Hibbing airports. Information is available online.
Lodging in Ely:
There are many options for lodging in the Ely area, some of which offer discounts for guests of Chilly Dogs. Whether it’s a resort hotel with swimming pools and other amenities, a cabin in the woods, or a basic room at a local motel, we would be happy to make suggestions of places that will suit your needs and desires.