From Minneapolis, MN
A 90-minute drive from the Twin Cities. Take I-35 north to Hwy. 70 east. Go through Alpha
and turn right on County Road M, and proceed 4.3 miles to The Wilderness entrance on your left. It will be directly across from the M-Y Road. Turn left into The Wilderness Entrance. Follow the signs to the office to check-in for your reservation. See Printable Maps & Directions.
(Note: If you are traveling south on I-35, you will NOT be able to take the exit to Hwy 70 going east. The bridge is out, and being rebuilt summer 2019. Exit at Pine City instead, and come south on Main Street/Hwy 61 to Hwy 70.)
From Frederic, WI
A 13-minute (10 mile) drive from Frederic. Take Hwy. 48 west to County Road “M,” turn right on “M” and go 2.3 miles to Wilderness Rd. Turn right into The Wilderness. Follow the signs to the office to check-in for your reservation. See Printable Maps & Directions.
The red marker marks The Wilderness Fellowship entrance at the intersection of County Road M & M-Y Road
Use zoom buttons (+ or – in lower right corner) to zoom in (+) or out (-)
You can send the location of The Wilderness Fellowship entrance (Google Pin at the intersection of County Road M and M-Y) to your smartphone and get custom directions, distance and estimated travel time to our entrance from anywhere you are located! To get started:
- Click on the Google Map Directions button, below, from your computer, before you leave home.
- In the left panel of Google Maps (below the big blue horizontal bar), click the blue SEND TO YOUR PHONE (smartphone icon). The pinned location will be sent to your phone.
- You will receive a Text message on your phone containing a Google Map link to the entrance of The Wilderness Fellowship.
- From your phone text message, click on the Google Map link. If the Google Map App has not been installed on your phone, follow the Google Map App installation instructions. If the Google Map App has already been installed on your phone, the link will go to a Google Map showing the map roads entrance to The Wilderness Fellowship at 22000 Co Hwy M.
- From that Google Map, click the Directions icon button and enter your From location. When you click on Steps, the Google Map App will display line-by-line custom directions from your location to our entrance location! Don’t forget to take your smartphone with you with cellular data activated! Click the blue Start button when you are ready to travel.
Our Entrance Sign is at the intersection of Cty Road M & M-Y Road
From the Entrance Sign, follow the signs for 0.9 miles, as shown in this video, to the Office.
Click the Play button, below, then click the Full Screen icon in lower right corner.
Check-in for your reservation here!