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Does anyone have any experiences with this resort? Is it comparable to Ballards or Schuster's? We are heading up this winter and have yet to decide on a resort. Thanks.

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Smaller operation, better looking owner.... grin.gif

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I have not been to the other 2 but for the past few years I have been staying at Border View with no complaints.

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Smaller operation???????? You must be thinking of a different place. Border View is average or bigger compared to the rest of the resorts size wise; plus they own a nearby pheasant hunting preserve. I stayed there about a month and half ago when the Rainy was still open, and was very impressed with the service. We had a couple meals there too, and the food was really good and reasonably proced. I'm sure you'll be happy with your stay there. Good luck, we'll look for a report.

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Nice place, been there twice in 5 years time. Why? They are cordial have a clean lodge, the rooms are affordable and the service has been great! I found them before I ever found this site. Now I am hovering and looking at the other posts and looking into some of the site sponsors because I feel I need to support the businesses that help put this site on the net and keep it running. Bottom line, nicely run place but I have nothing else to compare it to in the area. Good luck and good fishing!

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Border View is very nice been there many times and I think its the best on the point.

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Thanks for the info guys! We have narrowed it down to Ballards and Border View. Two top notch resorts from the sounds of it. We are not going until early February so hopefully the fishing is still going strong.

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This January will be our second year where I take my 81 year old father. The vehicles they use to get you out on the ice all float (important given other resorts have gone through the ice - (I think(?) it was last year that they lost a few people) and the guides are funny and great! They check on you all the time to make sure you are catching fish. Last year when it was slow they moved us around to keep us on fish. Also, with the meal package you order anything you want off of the menu -- my dad was partial to the ribeye's. Good food, great service, great accommodations. These guys are A++

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I've stayed a Borderview a couple of times and found the resort to be on par with just about everyone else. They have a pretty good resturant that serves everything from full course meals to hamburgers and pizza. I wouldn't hesitate about staying there again.

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