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Northome, MN 56661-1838

Bring your Family Fishing and Hunting Vacation to a new level here at


October Ridge Resort

Give Your Family a Vacation

and get away from it All at October Ridge

Take your family to the heart of the Chippewa National Forest. October Ridge Resort located just South of  Northome, Minnesota, and is sure to be your family vacation like no other. Offering something for everyone, we assure you that no family member will be left out. Island Lake offers excellent Walleye, Northern, Jumbo Perch, Smallmouth bass, Largemouth bass, Crappies,and Bluegills also here for the fisherman.  Also if your here to fish and need to work or have school work we now have free Wifi, Satelite TV all year, and  for a small fee Air conditioning available in most units.  
October Ridge Resort is a BBB Accredited Resort in Northome, MN


Check out our openings link in the cabins/rates link for May/June openings


Location Is Key

We are located all alone on 40 acres on the South Shores of beautiful 3088 acre Island lake. We are bordered on both sides by miles of Chippewa National Forest which includes Minnesota's own Lost 40 acres of virgin timber just a few miles away.  It is our Goal to ensure you have a relaxing and quiet family vacation so water skiing is welcome,  jet skis are not allowed. Besides fishing, hunting, hiking, boating, and many other nature related activities being right out your door here are a few other things nearby.

Just Minutes Away From:


10 min Minnesota's Own Lost 40 acres

20 min Golf

15 min Avenue of Pines

1 mile Walking and Hiking trails (non-motorized wilderness)


Activities for Everyone

You are sure to find something for the entire family without leaving the resort. Here are some recreational options just to name a few:


* Basketball
* Volleyball 
* Sand Swimming Beach
* Childrens Play Area

* Corn Hole
* Fire Pit
* Game room

* FunBugs 
* Paddle Boats 
* Pontoon



Email us today to make a reservation for your relaxing family vacation.

October Ridge Resort in the Chippewa National Forest on the South shores of Island Lake in Northome, MN
October Ridge Resort on the South Shore (bottom) of Island Lake in Northome, MN
October Ridge Resort, Northome Mn