A vacation at Wilderness Bay allows for you to structure your days as you wish.

  • Fish for walleye, large mouth and small mouth bass, perch, northern pike, lake trout
  • Swim at safe beaches in crystal clear water
  • Gather blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, and wildflowers
  • Roast marshmallows or just enjoy a campfire by your cabin
  • Search for constellations and Aurora Borealis on clear nights
  • Hike the miles of nearby wilderness trails
  • Portage into and paddle the back lakes
  • Explore Snowbank Lake in a boat or canoe
  • Observe the regular wild visitors and scout out the more uncommon
  • Venture into Ely for a day of shopping and sights
  • Relax in the wood-fired sauna nightly