Welcome to The Wilderness!

The Wilderness at Fortune Bay is Minnesota's premier resort golf destination located on beautiful Lake Vermilion. The Wilderness is consistently ranked one of the best golf courses in Minnesota and the country by national golf publications. For 2017/2018, Golf Digest rated The Wilderness #2 public golf course in Minnesota! Plus, Golfweek rated us #42 for Best Resort Courses in the nation this past season. Come visit the best lakeside and resort course in Minnesota!

Premier Resort Golf Destination

Designed by renowned golf course architect Jeffrey D. Brauer. Carved from the beautiful landscape surrounding the shores of Lake Vermilion, the course offers some of the most scenic panoramas of any Midwest golf resort. Located just hours north of the Twin Cities, few areas in Minnesota can match the scenic beauty of Lake Vermilion and the Iron Range region.

Cross Country Skiing

Get out & Enjoy Our Winter Weather

Trails are regularly groomed and free! 

New Ski Contest #FindAce

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Upcoming Events

GreatLife Great Plains Golf ExpoMore Info
Sat, Mar. 3  |  10:00 AM
Saint Patricks DayMore Info
Sat, Mar. 17  |  All Day
Winnipeg Golf ExpoMore Info
Fri, Apr. 6  |  02:00 AM

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