DETOUR starting August 7
Starting Monday August 7 the bridge on the west end of Hwy 88 will be closed. You will need to detour on your way to Camp Van Vac. Drive east out of Ely past the International Wolf Center and turn left on Hwy 88. Follow the road around Shagawa Lake, past Burntside Lodge, and turn right onto Van Vac Road. In a half-mile you'll see Camp Van Vac's sign on the right.
For more information, please read the press release from St. Louis County here: