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Western Wisconsin Island Retreat

Built in 1903, Stout's Island Lodge offers an island retreat like no other, preserving its century-old luxury. Nothing starts off a true getaway better than boarding a ferry to arrive to the resort's island seclusion. And that's how Stout's Island Lodge will start your next Wisconsin vacation. Surrounded by the beauty of Red Cedar Lake, Stout Island Lodge has kept itself deeply rooted in its origins – stay in a luxurious cottage, built in the early 1900s and filled with plush furniture, antique décor and wood-burning fireplaces. Noted for its clean water, the lake is ideal for fishing or simply relaxing on the water during those hot summer days. Or play tennis on an onsite clay court or just lie in a hammock, while feeling the warm lake breeze brush over you!

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 43 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Rice Lake
  • Nearby Water Red Cedar Lake
  • Open Dates May 11 to Oct 31


Whether you're seeking an outdoor adventure or a relaxing retreat for the entire family, both can be easily attained at Stout's Island Lodge. Boasting a seemingly endless array of activities and recreations - ranging from campfires, hiking, biking, bocce ball, tennis (on the onsite clay court), and much more - no family should be disappointed. For an exhilarating outdoor adventure or a calm disruption of one's typical routine, Stout's is the place to be!


Looking to hit the links during your Wisconsin lake retreat, but worried about accessibility to the Lodge's island location? For added convenience, Stout's Island Lodge provides boat service to boat service to Tagalong Golf and Resort. There are plenty of other nearby courses for avid and novice golfers alike to check out.


Escape the stuffy offices and discover a refreshing lakeside retreat at Stout's Island Lodge! Located on a secluded island in the middle of Red Cedar Lake, Stout's Island Lodge is the perfect place for any type of corporate conference or meeting. The original Lodge building has the versatility to host groups of up to 60 people in a variety of rooms. Full meeting support services are available!


Boasting a secluded island location in the middle of Red Cedar Lake, Stout's Island Lodge is the perfect place for a memorable wedding ceremony. Wedding parties up to 175 people can be easily accommodated at the Lodge. All-inclusive group rates are available to book the wedding of a lifetime!


Reconnect with nature with a stay at Stout's Island Lodge. Its Red Cedar Lake private island location makes for rare perspective of an area that begs to be explored. Check out the area's extensive network of hiking trails (both on- and off-island) or kayak the calm waters of the lake - it's your playground!


Enjoy fishing in Wisconsin when you stay at Stout's Island Lodge. The Red Cedar Lake private island location is perfect for fishers of all skill levels. Rent a boat or cast your line from right off the shore. Pack up your lure and bait and get ready for the fishing vacation of a lifetime.


Stout's Island Lodge is set up for romance - private log cabins scattered throughout the island and gourmet meals just steps away. Sit on a rocking chair on your porch and listen to the gentle lull of Red Cedar Lake washing on the shores around you. Escape to the island and fall in love all over again!


From it's beautiful island setting in the center of Red Cedar Lake to it's spacious and elegant lodging options, Stout's Island Lodge offers a luxury Wisconsin retreat unlike any other. Onsite you'll find a clay tennis court, bike trails, croquet, and fire pits for campfires and evening bonfires!


A quintessential lake retreat, Stout's Island Lodge is literally in the middle of Red Cedar Lake. Noted for its water quality, the lake is ideal for swimming, fishing, canoeing, and kayaking. Or just relax on the shores of the island and admire its pristine beauty.


Back in 1903, having constructed a railroad near the island, Frank D. Stout built this lodge as a family summer vacation spot. Now, more than a century later, the originally-designed buildings are still at Stout's Island Lodge, showcasing the island's history. To experience and feel a part of it all, book your next getaway at Stout's Island Lodge!


Escape to the beautiful waters of the Red Cedar Lake for your Wisconsin honeymoon. At Stout's Island Lodge, you'll discover a truly elegant and refreshing setting that's perfect for spending quality time with your new spouse. Their cozy accommodations offer you all the privacy you need while the prime lakeside location offers you activities to enjoy such as fishing and golf and hiking. It's the perfect place to start the newest chapter of your life together!

Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets

Each of Stout's Island's cedar-log cabins feature private baths and uniquely-appointed interiors. From ornate great rooms with fireplaces to spacious bedrooms with sleeper sofas and large decks, these cabins are absolutely perfect for all types of vacationers!


Sitting on an island in the center of the 1,800 acre Red Cedar Lake, Stout's Island Lodge offers a Wisconsin lake retreat unlike any other. Connected to another adjacent island via a 100-foot walking bridge, the these interconnected islands combine to make this secluded 18-acre oasis. To experience a true sense of 'escape,' come out to Stout's Island Lodge.

  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Gift Shop
  • Library
  • Pack N Play
  • Roll-Away Bed(s)
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Fireplace
  • Full Kitchen
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Whirlpool
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Bocce Ball
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Team Tournaments
  • Tennis
  • Beach
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Boat Docks
  • Canoeing
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Fishing Pier(s)
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf Course
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • A/V Equipment
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Catering
  • Luggage Hold
  • Meeting Room(s)
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Plan your next group event at Stout's Island Lodge.

With a variety of conference spaces, accommodating up to 60, and a romantic ambience, Stout's Island Lodge is ideal for a conference getaway or Wisconsin wedding. Inquire now!

For more information please call +1 (877) 738 - 8918 or Send Inquiry.



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Food & Beverage Averages

Continental Breakfast $Included with Lodging
Breakfast Buffet $$10-$23 per person
Plated Lunch $$9-$20 per person
Lunch Buffet $$18-$24 per person
Plated Dinner $$25-$55 per person
Dinner Buffet $$39-$49 per person
Coffee Break $Included with Room Rental
2-hr Open Bar $$12-$15 per person

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Nearest Airports

  • Chippewa Valley Regional Airport (EAU) / 51.7 miles
  • Amery Municipal Airport (AHH) / 43.9 miles
  • Duluth International Airport (DLH) / 89.8 miles

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

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