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THE SMELL OF THE CEDAR WOOD AND THE EUCALYPTUS ESSENTIAL OILS, THE GLOWY LIGHT AND CRACKLING SOUND OF THE WOOD BURNING AND THE VIEW OF LAKE SUPERIOR.

COME IN.

A FEW THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT OUR SAUNA

LOCATION: The Sauna is the first building to your left when you enter our property. 

AVAILABILITY: The Sauna is open from November 1st through March 31st.  

SELF-SERVICE:

  • Please clean up after your session;

  • Please start your own fire (click here for a how to start a fire crash course). We will be happy to start it for you if you do not feel comfortable and we are around the property. Please let us know few hours ahead of time to make sure we will be around to help you).

OFF-GRID: The Sauna is not (yet) hooked up to power or water. There is a flashlight in the cabin and two buckets in the sauna that can be used for water. PLEASE ONLY R.O./drinking water on the stove/stones. (It is the little faucet to the left of the kitchen sink)

SAUNA RULES

  • Use ONLY R.O./drinking water on the stove/stones. (It is the little faucet to the left of the kitchen sink)

  • The sauna is your responsibility once a fire is started. 

  • All user must shower before using sauna.

  • Place a towel on your bench and wear partial clothing or covering.

  • Do NOT use sauna under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

  • Do NOT drink, smoke or exercise in the sauna room.

BEFORE EXITING THE SAUNA

  • Make sure stove door is shut and secure (it is ok if fire is still going)

  • Use any remaining water left in the buckets to rinse the bench.

  • Sweep any ashes/wood off the floor.

  • Turn off lights and blow out candles.

  • Shut building door.

GETTING A FIRE STARTED

If you don't feel comfortable starting your own fire, please reach out a few hours before you wish to use the sauna and we will try to accommodate - more often than not we are around the property and are happy to get the sauna going.

 
How to start a fire Agua Norte