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  • 8968 Bear Tooth Shores

  • Ely, MN 55731
  • $449,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • MLS® #: 6096051
  • Year Built: 1934
Single Family property for sale in Ely, MN at 8968 Bear Tooth Shores. This 3 bedroom single family property is priced at $345,385/acre.

Description of 8968 Bear Tooth Shores, Ely, MN 55731 - $449,000

Beautiful West & South facing 1.3 +/- acre point property on Bear Island Lake with 550 +/- feet of lakeshore. There are two remodeled South facing Cabins on the property, both original to the resort. The one bedroom cabin is the resorts original sauna building; addition & remodeled into a year round 2 level cabin with offpeak elecric infloor heat on both the lower (ground walk out) and the upper level. Upper level features laminate floors, bedroom with a set of bunks, and living room area (with futon). The living area has many south facing windows providing gorgeous lake views. The lower level is accessed down a combination stair/ladder into the kitchen area. Counter seating, lake facing walkout dining/living space, with a freestanding propane fireplace, 3/4 cedar bathroom w/ ceramic floors, and sauna with walkout lake access for a plunge afterward. Kept heated year round at 59 degrees. The Log Cabin, located close to the water; is a two bedroom with a half bath seasonal. It has a main living room area with a newer wood stove, a partial kitchen/dining area and a generous lakeside 3 season screen porch. There are a few exterior logs in need of replacement. Property is laden with beautiful pine trees; much of the shoreline faces west, including a point with a bench on it for viewing the gorgeous panaramic lake sunsets. There is a sand beach area by the main swimming dock, boat lift, & a stone bar & fire pit area. You'll even find the original swing set from the resort days. Breathtaking piece of land with easy access waterfront. Septic and Drilled well. Don't let this one slip away.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #6096051
  • Price$449,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2.00
  • Half Baths1
  • Acres1.30
  • Year Built1934
  • TypeSingle Family
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family
  • StyleMulti-level
  • StatusACTIVE


  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesFree Standing
  • # of Stories1


  • ExteriorLog, Wood
  • ConstructionFrame/Wood, Log Home
  • FoundationPoured Concrete

Community Information

  • Address8968 Bear Tooth Shores
  • AreaBabbitt
  • CityEly
  • CountySt. Louis County
  • StateMN
  • Zip Code55731


Range/Stove, Microwave, Refrigerator

Lot Description

Tree Coverage - Medium, Level, Accessible Shoreline, Cul De Sac


  • ParkingDriveway - Gravel
  • GaragesNone
  • ViewPanoramic, Inland Lake
  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • WaterfrontLake


Propane, Boiler, Dual Fuel/Off Peak, In Floor

School Information

  • DistrictEly #696

Additional Information

  • Listing OfficeBear Island Land Co., Inc

Kris LindahlREALTOR®

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