Cabins

Merchant Cabin

Merchant Cabin is located on the west rim trail, approximately 1 mile from the landing. It is adjacent to the Merchandise Beach.

Sunset Cabin

Sunset Cabin is located on the west rim trail, approximately 3.6 miles from the landing. It is adjacent to Waterfall Beach.

Specifics on the Cabins

Grand Island Cabin Interiors

The cabins can comfortably accommodate up to four people (8 maximum). Cooking can be done on your own camp stove, the provided gas grill, or on fire grill outside. Plan to bring your own equipment. Including a camp stove, dishes, cooking utensils, toilet paper, lanterns, containers for carrying water, sleeping bags and pillows. The cabin has two bunk beds with 4 mattresses. There is a picnic table, propane heater and battery operated lanterns for light.

There are no modern bathroom facilities or electricity. A pit toilet is located just off the trail to the cabin. There are water spigots located at various sites on the island during the summer. The closest one to Merchant Cabin is 1 mile. See attached map. Water may also be filtered out of Lake Superior.

What you need to know

Special Regulations