Wilderness Bay Lodge is located 20.5 miles northeast of Ely, Minnesota.

To reach Wilderness Bay, drive through Ely on Sheridan Street (MN-169 N/W), following it eastward out of town.

In about five miles, this road becomes the Fernberg Road/Trail (Co Hwy 18).

Continue on the Fernberg for 14+miles until you come to the Snowbank Road.

Turn left onto the dirt road and follow the signs to Wilderness Bay’s private landing.

Park your car and call for a shuttle across the lake.

Click here to map your drive.