Fortune Bay Resort & Casino

Located on beautiful Lake Vermilion, the Wilderness at Fortune Bay resort has it all — world class golf, dining, entertainment, casino fun and wilderness adventure all rolled into one. 

This is the area's premier golf destination. 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. The Wilderness is consistently ranked one of the best golf courses in Minnesota and the country by national golf publications. For 2020, Golfweek rated The Wilderness the #2 public golf course in Minnesota! 

The dining and nightlife are second to none here with five restaurants to choose from, a full-service casino and live entertainment venues.

If getting out into the Ely wilderness is more your speed, the 173-room resort includes an 80-slip marina and RV Park and offers a variety of activities including boating, canoeing, fishing, golf, outdoor games, walking trails, cross country skiing and access to snowmobile trails. There's also an indoor heated pool, whirlpool, sauna, child pool and exercise room.

The Wilderness at Fortune Bay is a perfect family destination, especially if your family loves the outdoors but would also love some world-class nightlife after your day on the water comes to an end.