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Offering four seasons of family fun, Golden Rule Resort offers outdoor adventures on land and water. Just 11 miles east of Hayward, nestled among whispering pines and majestic oaks, this resort is located on the shimmering shores of Placid Lake, 166 acres of peaceful, fish and fun-filled water, Navigate the 1,700 acres of surface area, searching for that trophy fish. Then, return to your room and soak in the simple life with lakeside views.


The private sandy beach is fun for travelers of all ages! The little ones will enjoy building sand castles and swimming while adults will savor the chance to soak in the sun.


No matter what the season, the fishing is phenomenal at this resort! Navigate the waters in the summer, searching for walleye, muskie, northern pike, and bass. In the winter, bundle up and set up a fish house!

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 6 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Hayward
  • Nearby Water Placid Lake
  • Open Dates All Year

Nearest Airports

  • Chippewa Valley Regional Airport (EAU) / 81.3 miles
  • Duluth International Airport (DLH) / 71 miles
  • Amery Municipal Airport (AHH) / 74.4 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Additional Information

  • Beach
  • Boat Docks
  • ATV/Fourwheeling
  • Beach
  • Bird Watching
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife & Nature
Room Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee Maker
  • Full Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hunting and Shooting
  • Photography
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Fishing Guides
Languages Spoken
  • English
10990 N Chickadee LN Hayward, Wisconsin 54843 United States  
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