Northeast of Ely in the Superior National Forest, the Kekekabic Trail is a 38 mile hiking route. Keep an eye out for moose and wolves. Also, there are several great campsites.
The eastern trailhead is off Gunflint Trail Road (CR12) and the western trailhead is at the end of Fernberg Road (CR18).
Overall, Kekekabic Trail is the 14th most popular hiking trail of all 31 hikes in Minnesota.