About Us

The Ruttger family opened the resort in 1898 and gained a reputation for friendly service in a beautiful setting.  Five generations later, they are still here treating every guest just like family. We are confident that once you visit Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge you will agree we are one of the best resorts in Minnesota! Welcome to the lake.  Check back soon for more on the Ruttger’s Family History.

Watch our aerial video here and click on the video below to see fun at the resort!


Ruttgers General Brochure 2017