Dog Lake Resort
Dog Lake Resort-canada

Dog Lake Resort

Dog Lake
Thunder Bay, Ontario
Dog Lake Resort

Constructed with the comfort in mind and the possibility to give the best experience for the guest, the resort features contemporary log cabins each one of them with a breathtaking lake view, comfortable double and single beds, linens, three-piece bath, towels, hot and cold running water, full fridge and freezer, stove, pots, pans, microwave, coffee maker (coffee supplied) lawn chairs and a BBQ on the deck and of course two fully equipped House Boats that will take you anywhere on the lake.

Additionally, at Dog Lake Resort, the seasonal RV camping can be the most enjoyable mean to spend economical family time and take pleasure in the great outdoors.

Dog Lake Resort is located a short 2-hour Scenic drive from the U.S border crossing at Pigeon River. Pigeon River is Located 3 hours North of Duluth Minn.

If you are using a StreetPilot or a similar device just punch in 2320 Dawson Rd, and it will direct you to Recreation World RV. Once there follow Dog Lake Road to the end.


There are two  beautiful House Boats for your pleasure:

Party Girl

  • 44 ft. Deluxe 3-bouys Houseboat
  • Rooftop Patio and slide - Sleeps up to 10 people

Happy Camper

  • 36 ft. Houseboat
  • Rooftop Patio - Sleeps 4-8 people


Both of the house boats have everything you will need:

  • Fully equipped kitchen.
  • Dishes
  • Pots 'n pans.
  • Cooking utensils.
  • Coffee maker.
  • 3 and 4-pc baths.
  • Linens/blankets
  • Towels
  • BBQ's
  • Marine radio
  • 16 ft. boat and motor.

Rental Periods:

Minimum 3 night rental on all houseboats and cabins.

Experience Required:

A little of previous experience is required. You must be 25 years of age or older and hold a valid driver’s license to drive the houseboat.


You require a boating license (Pleasure Craft Operator Card) to rent a houseboat. Prior to departure you will be provided a safety checklist for review. Be sure to ask any questions if you are not sure. If you wish to obtain your Pleasure Craft Operator Card you can do so on line. For more details:

Pleasure Craft Licence

Electrical Outlets:

No information.

What to Bring:

Don’t forget to bring your documents, credit card and your boating license

For a complete list of suggested items to bring check out the checklist.

What to Bring


Pillows and sheets are provided except of course for the RV camps. However you should bring your pillows and bed sheets.

  • Owners of pets are responsible for any damages caused.
  • You must pick up after your pet.
  • All dogs must be leashed.

Additional Costs:

There are a few additional costs that you should consider during your vacation and will depend on the duration of your trip and the distance traveled like the fuel and the taxes.

Entry to/From U.S.:
  • Certain goods are restricted from entering Canada. If you are considering importing meat or dairy products, weapons, plants, vehicles, or exotic animals or products made from their skins or feathers, please contact Canada Customs beforehand for guidance.
  • Firearms are strictly controlled and many are not permitted in Canada.

Other Rental Items Available:

Here is a price list of what they offer:

  • Canoe $20/ Day
  • 16' Lund SSV (20hp) $115 / Day
  • 21' Princecraft Hudson(50 hp tiller) $220 / Day
  • 21' Lund Alaskans(115hp) $220 / Day
  • 21' Lund Predators(150 hp) $295 / Day

They also provide for a Guide service complete package. Includes boat,bait, gas, snacks, and shore lunch. (4 person max) or call for rates on larger groups at $475 / Day.

Area Activities:
  • Fishing
  • Watching the wildlife
  • Exploring
  • Photography
  • Swimming

Contact Information:

Dog Lake Resort
R.R.#14, Box 30, Site 12
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7B 5E5
[email protected]

Location Address:
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7B 5E5