Find Your Wild

In the Minnesota Northwoods

This family-friendly resort on the shores of Shell Lake offers everything you need to make memories. Whether it’s in our cabins or glamping spots, your RV or tent – this is where families come to find their wild!





Teens Playing Beanbag Toss

Chase Adventure with OnSite Activities

Guests have full access to a wide range of recreational opportunities! You’ll find a swim beach, a variety of watercraft, a playground, an indoor game room, and more, all at your disposal!

Enjoy it all in our quiet & peaceful setting where people feel safe to let their kids run around freely.

This is where families come to explore “off the beaten path”.

Simplify Vacation at The Lodge

You’ll find everything you need to free your mind at The Lodge!

Forgotten essentials and unplanned weather events don’t have to ruin your family vacation. At The Wilds Resort & Campground, you’ll be able to rest easy in knowing we have your back.

This is where families come to relax and let go.

Embrace Lake Life Together

When the waves call and you need to answer, The Wilds Resort has a variety of watercraft available for use.

Rent a pontoon or fishing boat for a full day of family fun or paddle away on a paddle boat, canoe, or kayak. Shell Lake is known for walleye, bass, and northern pike, so bring your poles and see if you can put our fish-cleaning station to good use!

The Lake Life

Surrounded by woods and wildlife

Northwoods Beauty

Embrace Minnesota’s Northwoods Beauty

Exquisite sunsets, mature forests, and clear waters are yours to savor.

Tucked away at the end of a dead-end road, The Wilds Resort & Campground gives guests the peace and quiet they want. It’s a prime jumping-off point to reach the Smoky Hills State Forest too!

This is where families come to drink in nature’s beauty.

Ready to Get Wild?

It’s about time you got back in touch with each other, yourself, and nature.

Whether you’re in the mood for a tent, want to try glamping, or like a solid roof over your head, The Wilds Resort & Campground has you covered. Stay in one of our lakeside cabins or luxury safari tents, or bring your own RV or camping setup! All resort guests have access to all resort amenities.

We look forward to meeting you and can’t wait for you to find your wild!