It's easy to get to Echo Trail Outfitters just off the Echo Trail. If you're coming from Superior, WI or Duluth, MN, just follow Interstate 53 North to Virginia, MN. If you're coming from from the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, take Highway 35W north to Highway 33. Continue through Cloquet, MN. Highway 33 turns into 53. Follow Hwy 53 to the outskirts of Virginia. From Virginia, continue on Highway 53 to the point where 169 joins it. Follow 169 to Ely.
Take Highway 169 East through Ely. From the east side of town, go one mile and turn left onto County Road 88 (aka Grant McMahon Boulevard).
Travel northwest around Shagawa Lake for 2.8 miles. Turn right (north) onto the Echo Trail (aka County Road 116).
Travel 8 miles. Watch for the Echo Trail Outfitters sign and turn right (east) onto North Grassy Road. Follow Echo Trail Outfitters signs.