An Unexpected Treasure.

If you’re out pushing your limits – or taking in the gorgeous scenery – on the Soo Line Trail, be sure to stop in at Bowlus. We welcome bikers, hikers and skiers and snowmobilers alike to our cozy community. You might find you want to stay awhile. Blanchard Dam is one of the few areas of the world where the rare and much coveted staurolites, or cross rocks, can be found. More at