Plan your outdoor escape at Nelson's Resort, a unique blend of tranquility, luxury and pure fun. Nelson's is situated on the edge of Minnesota's famed Northwoods. Hiking, mountain biking or canoeing await the adventurer on the resort's own three miles of private wilderness or at Voyageurs National Park; twelve miles of state and federal trails are close by. Onsite, there's a game room and a lodge, plus a beautiful beach, marina and an ideal spot for a bonfire beneath a clear Northwoods night sky. Choose from any of the warm, comfortable one- or two-bedroom log cabins, perfect for families and just about any group size. After a day of fun activities, enjoy a refreshing meal in the lodge, soak in the sauna, or relax in your cabin. Make your next northern Minnesota getaway at Nelson's!
Find your ideal Minnesota spot for hunting, fishing, and family fun! Here, on a quiet bay of Sand Lake, you'll discover 14 exceptionally clean, comfortable lake cabins for year-round fun that's perfect for any size family. It's connected by the Bowstring River to a variety of waterways, ideal for fishing. In fall, hunt the Chippewa National Forest for all types of game, which is also home to the highest density of breeding bald eagles. During the winter you can enjoy ice fishing, cross-country skiing, and snowmobiling, while summertime is the perfect season to bring the kids for planned family activities out on the beautiful lake. A new lodge overlooks the playground, full-service boat ramp, and nature trails!
Escape from the cities to Brainerd's Samara Point Resort on the enchanting Gull Lake. Within the wooded surroundings of one of Brainerd's largest lakes sits this serene Minnesota getaway. Eight inviting cabins speckle the grounds and offer ample space for all families. Head to the sandy beach for a dip in the cool waters of Gull Lake or hop aboard your complimentary boat and cruise the waves for the perfect walleye and northern pike fishing spot. At night, share your fishing tales in front of your cabin's wood-burning fireplace. And if you like to golf, there are plenty of courses nearby! Enjoy your next Minnesota vacation at Samara Point Resort.
Samara Point Resort
Relax and enjoy a classic Minnesota family vacation at Gull Four Seasons Resort. Your vacation or reunion will be a success at Gull Four Seasons Resort! With affordable cabins, condos, and chalets, there is an ideal lodging option for any lake vacationer. Enjoy great fishing, boating and other watersports out on the lake, or simply relax and take in the breathtaking views. With a beach, indoor, outdoor and kiddie pools, a game room, and activities for young and old -- you have found your resort! Experience a true Minnesota getaway today with a stay at Gull Four Seasons Resort.
Gull Four Seasons Resort
Lakecrest Resort has been perfectly built in a private wooded area on the north end of Long Lake. Relax among the beautiful scenery, breezes and a sandy beaches along the spring-fed Long Lake. The 16-acre grounds are private yet expansive, with no seasonal campers. The resort is yours to enjoy with the family or bring your special someone. Cabins ranging from one to eight bedrooms provide a blend of activity and lakeside seclusion. Fish for walleye, bass or crappie. Or take out any of a wide variety of watercraft for a thrilling ride. Off the water, discover even more fun! There are nine championship-caliber golf courses, gambling at Shooting Star Casino, and dining and shopping in Detroit Lakes. Made your Minnesota vacation one for the memory book at Lakecrest resort.
With the oldest and largest free-standing hand-hewn whole log structure in Northwoods region, which is listed on the National Historic Registry, Clearwater Historic Lodge & Canoe Outfitters is a getaway unlike any other. Originally started in 1915, this lodge in the heart of Minnesota's unique Boundary Waters Canoe Area offers a quiet getaway with beautiful views of the palisades on the Gunflint Trail. Accommodations include bed-and-breakfast suites and rooms in the historic lodge as well as nine charming cabins that embody the spirit of the Northwoods, each with lake views, fully-equipped kitchens and fireplaces. The Clearwater Bakery bakes fresh fruit pies, breads and other goodies daily. While you are here, the friendly staff can provide you the equipment you need to explore via canoe day trips or more extended adventures with their complete Canoe Outfitting services. Bunkhouse accommodations also available for a night's rest before or after an extended canoe trip.
Clearwater Historic Lodge and Canoe Outfitters
Come ring in spring, summer, and fall at Bear Paw Resort near Itasca State Park. Choose from 11 renovated lakeside cabins where you can kick back and relax in the peace and quiet of Minnesota's Northwoods. Walk to golf and tennis facilities, make s'mores around beachside campfires at sunset - the loons may be calling in the near distance! Enjoy the lake by playing on a whole fleet of water toys! There are also boat rentals available, perfect for an afternoon of fishing, or just sightseeing! Most importantly, go home relaxed and rejuvenated with your Minnesota memories. New in 2016, guests will be able to take advantage of the brand new lodge! Serving hand dipped ice cream sundaes, cones, and milk shakes, along with some freshly baked treats to satisfy any sweet tooth, this is a place the whole family will enjoy. Bear Paw Resort is just a stellar family getaway – experience it today!
Bear Paw Resort
Overlooking the sparkling shores of 8th Crow Wing Lake, you'll find a wealth of wilderness adventures at Anderson's Starlight Bay Resort! This Minnesota destination is located on nearly 20 beautiful acres along the lake, offering a truly secluded getaway from the hustle-bustle of the cities. You can easily leave behind all your worries as you settle into a charming cabin or hook up your own RV in their RV park and enjoy the refreshing natural surroundings. Their state-of-the-art DAKA Wide Five dock system offers easy access to one of Minnesota's top fisheries, teeming with northern pike, walleyes and large mouth bass! If fishing isn't quite your activity of choice, there are plenty of other options to enjoy onsite and in the area. Explore the waters on a quiet kayak trip or stick to the rugged trails around the property on an invigorating hike. There's also the nearby Heartland and Bunyan Trails for biking! With so many things to do, you might have to extend your Minnesota vacation to experience it all!
Anderson's Starlight Bay Resort
Isle O' Dreams Lodge lies in a lush land of quiet fascination with unlimited possibilities for fun! On a narrow peninsula jutting into Bad Axe Lake, Isle O'Dreams Lodge is more than just a good Minnesota resort – its grandeur is unparalleled! Take in the serenity of a dense marsh of Norway Pines and island vistas. Enjoy the heated swimming pool or jump into the crystal clear lake. Fine tune your skills on the putting green, have a boating bash, or simply lounge on the sun lover's patio. And the fishing is amazing – you may snag your biggest northern pike yet! Clean, modern lakefront cabins feature new carpeting, fully-equipped kitchens, and much more. This is a Minnesota lake vacation redefined!
Isle O' Dreams Lodge
Experience an authentic “up north” vacation at Timber Trails Resort on quiet Boy Lake. Tucked back off the main road, you’ll feel like you’re miles from hectic civilization, yet you’ll still enjoy all the comforts of home. Be as secluded or as gregarious as you want. Timber Trails cabins and campsites are nestled among the trees, so all guests have their own private area. But they also have a playground, beach, and lodge/store where people can gather and make new friends. They offer a protected harbor and beach/swimming area, Internet access and TV in the lodge, game room and laundry facilities. Named one of Minnesota’s top fishing destinations, Timber Trails offers anglers a chance at walleye, musky, crappie, bluegill, sunfish, pumpkinseed, bass and northern pike. But you can also hike through the woods, canoe down the Boy River, build a sandcastle or just relax and rejuvenate. After all, it’s your vacation.
Timber Trails Resort
Located on beautiful Bay Lake, Woodland Beach Resort is your ideal lakeside Minnesota vacation! This breathtaking 2,435-acre lake offers you some of the best outdoor recreation you can imagine. Whether you're here for a fishing excursion or fun water sports with the family, you'll be sure to have an exceptional time. Onsite, you'll also be able to grab a kayak, canoe, or paddle boat and enjoy an aquatic adventure on the lake. Or, you can indulge in a game of volleyball or basketball. The new swimming pool and spa are great places to relax and soak up the sun. Plus, nearby you'll find a variety of golf courses, restaurants, and shops to visit when you're ready to venture off the property. When you return, your cozy accommodation awaits with all the modern comforts of home including air conditioning for those hot summer days!
Woodland Beach Resort
Cascade Lodge transforms its provincial North Shore history into a fantastic Minnesota getaway. Located on the North Shore of Lake Superior, this lodge features log cabins, a historic main lodge and motel units. Miles of wild, scenic and accessible Lake Superior shoreline with ledge rock and cobblestone beaches are unspoiled by any development. Learn about the rich history of the area, and the logging and mining activities that first laid claim to the North Shore. Surrounded by Cascade River State Park with the Superior Hiking Trail and 60 kilometers of cross-country skiing is all waiting for you. Excellent restaurant and onsite pub serves hand-crafted meals daily. Plus, you're only 10 minutes to Grand Marais or the Lutsen Mountains! And in the wintertime a free shuttle service will take skiers and snowboarders to Lutsen so they can focus on skiing and having a great time!