Unique lakeside cabin just 50 feet from Jack The Horse Lake! Balsam cabin is a recently updated 2 bedroom lakeside cabin with a fully equipped kitchen & private boating dock. Built in the 1930's, Balsam feels like it's right at the water's edge with large old-fashioned windows facing the lake.
Our small, 7 cabin resort has been owned for 3 generations and is the only resort on Jack The Horse Lake! Peaceful Setting ~ Sorry we do not allow guests to jet ski, water ski, tube etc. We have a no pet policy.
-2 Bedrooms (2 Fulls/Doubles)
-Fully Furnished Kitchen & Living Room
-Flat Screen TV & DVD (No Satellite or Cable) *Check out Free DVD’s in our Office!
-Charcoal Grill & Outdoor Furniture
-Air Conditioning & Heat
-Wifi: Available in Main Office
-Private Dock & Outdoor Hammock at Each Cabin!
-Guests Staying at JTHR can Bring their own Boat & Launch for Free
FREE Resort Amenities: Sandy Beach, Campfire Area & Firewood, Kayaks, Canoe, Stand Up Paddle Board, Paddle Boat, Fish Cleaning House, Horseshoe Pit, Volleyball/Badminton Net, Wifi & DVDs in our Office
Pontoon & Fishing Boat Rentals ~ Gift Shop
Fish Cleaning Station
Deck and/or Patio
Vehicle and Trailer Parking
Fishing Boat Available
Jack-The-Horse Resort is northern Minnesota’s best place to escape to the simplicity of being at the lake. Our comfortable and charming cabins are nestled in the Chippewa National Forest along the shores of crystal clear Jack The Horse Lake. Experience fantastic fishing right outside your cabin door, beautiful and rugged lakeshore for canoeing and kayaking, a sandy swimming beach, crackling lakeside campfires, incredible hiking, biking, wildlife watching and more! We are the only resort on the lake and have the only non carry-on boat access to the lake.
Boat W/Motor: $195/week or $50/day
Pontoon: $475/week or $95/day
-No pets allowed – All cabins are non-smoking – Camping and tents are not allowed on property – No water skiing, tubing or jet skiing on Jack The Horse Lake – ATV use is not allowed on resort property or private roads
Arrival/Check-in is between 3-7 PM
Departure/Check-out is by 9 AM
Woohoo! We are offering vacation rental special(s)
**SPECIAL** Take $15 OFF a 3 night stay or $25 off a 1 week stay if you mention this special!