Contacts & Directions

Camp Address

3788 North Arm Road

Ely, MN 55731

218-365-2117 | Phone

218-365-2018 | Fax

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YMCA Camp Administrative Office

2125 E Hennepin Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55413

651-645-6605 | Phone

612-465-0559 | Fax

 

YMCA Customer Service Center

2125 East Hennepin Ave. Suite 100

Minneapolis, MN 55413

612-822-2267 | Phone

612-223-6322 | Fax

 

Staff

Liz Flinn | Executive Director 
612-465-0484 | Email

Amy Hadow | Summer Program Director
612-465-0483 | Email

Karen Pick | Outdoor Education Program Director 
218-365-2117 | Email

Kathleen Floberg | Wilderness Program Director 
612-465-0487 | Email

Joe Smith | Property Manager 
218-365-2117 | Email

Food Service Manager 
218-365-2117 | Email

Jim Schwartz | Canoe Master 
218-365-2117 | Email

Linda Ramacier | Financial Development Director 
612-465-0454 | Email

Valerie Mauney | Administrative Coordinator 
651-747-0995 | Email

Missy Huppert | Marketing Coordinator 
612-465-0565 | Email

Lauren Ott | Communications Coordinator
651-399-4363 | Email

 

Driving Directions to Camp Widjiwagan

To Ely from Twin Cities 
Take I-35 north to Cloquet exit. Take Highway 33 north through Cloquet to Highway 53. Take Highway 53 north past Virginia to Highway 169. Go east on Highway 169 to Ely.

To Widjiwagan from Ely

Travel east out of Ely 1.5 miles. Just past the entrance to the International Wolf Center, turn left onto 88. Go 2.3 miles to 116, which is the Echo Trail. Turn right on the Echo Trail and go 9.1 miles to the North Arm Road (less than 1 mile past Fenske Lake Campground). Turn left onto 644, which is the North Arm Road. Follow North Arm Road for 1.5 miles to the camp entrance, which will be on your left. Turn left into camp and proceed to the office in the Sigurd Olson Center.