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8968 Bear Tooth Shores, Ely, MN 55731

8968 Bear Tooth Shores Ely, MN 55731 - Bear Island Lake

For Sale MLS# 6096051

3 beds 2 baths 600 sq ft Single Family

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for 8968 Bear Tooth Shores

MLS# 6096051

Description for 8968 Bear Tooth Shores, Ely, MN, 55731 - Bear Island Lake

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.

Listing Information

Property Type: Residential, Single Family

Status: Active

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 2

Lot Size: 1.30 Acres

Square Feet: 600 sq ft

Year Built: 1934


Garage: No

Stories: 1.25 - 1.75 Story

Construction: Frame/Wood,Log Home

Property Attached: No

Date Available:

Model Home:


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Current Use:

Background Check: No


Smoking Permitted: No

In Foreclosure: No

Lender Owned: No

Potential Short Sale: No

Auction: No

County: St. Louis

HERS Score:

Construction Status:

School Information

District: Ely #696




Room Information

Main Floor

Bedroom: 9'5"x11'6"

Bedroom: 9'6"x6'10"

Bathroom: 7'2"x3'9"

Living Room: 18'8"x11'10"

Bedroom: 7'11"x10'6"

Other: 7'9"x3'

Living Room: 18'5"x11'8"

3 Season Porch: 9'11"x18"7"

Lower Floor

Kitchen: 10'10"x10'9"

Dining Room: 12'8"x13'2"

Bathroom: 15'10"x6'6"

Spa/Sauna: 7'x8'4"


3/4 Baths: 1

1/2 Baths: 1

Additonal Room Information



Bath Description: 1/2 Main Floor,3/4 Main Floor

Interior Features

Square Footage above: 600 sq ft

Square Footage below:

Appliances: Microwave, Range/Stove, Refrigerator


Basement: Poured Concrete, Slab

Fireplaces: Free Standing

Additional Interior Features:


Water: Private, Drilled

Sewer: Private

Available Utilities:

Other Utilities:

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

Exterior / Lot Features

Parking Description: Garage Description - None

Exterior: Log, Wood

Lot View: Inland Lake,Panoramic

Lot Dimensions: Irregular Shape

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Crop Type:


Additional Exterior/Lot Features: Cul De Sac, Tree Coverage - Medium, Accessible Shoreline, Level

Out Buildings: Guesthouse

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Tillable Acres:

Waterfront Details

Body of Water: Bear Island Lake

DNR Lake ID: 69011500

Water Front Type: Inland Lake

Water Frontage: 550 Ft.

Lake Acres: 2,362

Lake Depth: 62 Ft.

Lake Bottom:

Lake Chain Name:

Lake Chain Acres:

Road Between Waterfront and Home: No

Slope To Waterfront:

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Driving Directions

Head west on Sheridan to Central; turn left onto Central Avenue and follow for 11 or so miles to the Bear Island Resort road. Turn right onto the Bear Island Resort Rd and follow to Bear Tooth Shores; turn right and follow to fire number and sign.

Financial Considerations

Other Deposit Fees:

Covenants/Deed Restrictions:

Terms: Cash,Conventional

Tenant Pays:

Owner Pays:

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Tax/Property ID: 625-0017-00050

Tax Amount: $4,196

Tax Year: 2021

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