Pearl Lake - Birch Lake real estate is considered a limited supply market for lake homes and lake lots in Minnesota.
Pearl Lake - Birch Lake homes for sale have an average list price of $249,000, with many great homes at higher and lower prices.
Pearl Lake is a 6-acre pond located in Birch Lake, an unorganized community in St. Louis County, Minnesota. Pearl Lake is 245 miles north of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and around 46 miles northwest of Lake Superior’s shoreline. Pearl Lake is within the boundaries of the Superior National Forest, a three million acre forest established in 1909 by President Teddy Roosevelt. The Duluth International Airport is located 100 miles south in Duluth, Minnesota. The closest location for urgent care is the Ely-Bloomenson Community Hospital, 12 miles north in Ely, Minnesota.
Pearl is the perfect smaller lake for those looking for a secret hideaway! Watch the scenic sunrise in the morning, or go out on the lake and cast a line. Make sure to watch the skies in September or March, as northern Minnesota’s rural nature makes it a great place to view the Northern Lights.
Less than 20 miles north of the lake, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) begins. The BWCAW is a 1.9 million square acre wilderness area that is a popular hiking, canoeing, and fishing spot. When you’re looking to get onto a large lake, head to nearby Birch Lake. This over 7,000-acre lake is the perfect all-sports arena for visitors. There is no horsepower limit here, so jet ski, water ski, wakeboard, tube, and boat as fast as you’d like! Angling is another popular pastime here, with 19 species of fish reported to live here. The most populous are northern pike, walleye, black crappie, and bluegill.
Those looking for fun off of the water can discover everything Ely has to offer. Highly rated restaurants call Ely home, like Britton’s Cafe, Boathouse Brewpub & Restaurant, Ely Steak House, and Insula. One popular attraction is Kawishiwi Falls Trail, where visitors can hike through the woods and relax in nature. Another popular attraction is the International Wolf Center, where visitors can go and see a variety of wolves living inside the preserve. The North American Bear Center is a great place to go if you want to learn more about black bears. This one-of-a-kind educational center features interactive exhibits, daily events, and programs, as well as a forested enclosure for four “ambassador” bears!
If you’re an avid outdoorsman looking for your next secret hideaway, then you’ve found the perfect match in Pearl Lake!