The guests of Cragun's Resort on Gull Lake have been making "friends and memories" since 1940. Cragun's offers the amenities of Minnesota's largest four-season resort and the personalized service of a family-owned operation. Visit for a family vacation, host a business meeting, or throw a wedding reception. You come for the lakeside setting and that's what you'll get -- all lodgings overlook Gull Lake, the half-mile sandy beach and marina. Enjoy Legacy Courses' 54 holes of golf; both of its 18-hole Legacy courses were awarded Golf Digest's 2008-2009 "Best Places to Play." Delight in an indoor sports center, indoor and outdoor pools, kids' programs, and more. It's no surprise Cragun's is "Property of the Year" and achieved Audubon International Signature Sanctuary status!
Cragun's Resort and Hotel on Gull Lake
Located on the expansive Lake of the Woods near Baudette awaits Cyrus Resort, your can't-miss Minnesota outdoor adventure vacation destination! The lake is one of North America's premier sportfishing locations, it is made up of both Canadian and U.S. waters and is ideal for northern pike and walleye. The resort is a natural getaway with year-round trails and wildlife, or a great golf getaway with an 18-hole course just moments away. It's also the perfect place for family fun; with a playground, a lounge with game room, and one of the area's only outdoor swimming pools right on site! Stay in a cozy cabin with full kitchens, televisions and linens, and enjoy meals at their restaurant open all week!
Discover a charming Minnesota destination on the shores of Bay Lake. Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge lets you unwind in a refreshing, natural setting away from all those pesky distractions. Here, you can settle down in a cozy cottage, villa or condo, each with its own set of amenities that will make you feel right at home. Of course, don't spend all your time indoors, not when there's so many adventures waiting for you. Hundreds of hiking and biking trails are just steps away, or you can take out a complimentary canoe or kayak from the resort's marina and explore the quiet waters of the lake. Anglers of all ages are sure to reel in a great catch of a variety of fish such as crappie, walleye, and bass. And when you need a break from the lake, grab your club and head out onto the 18-hole championship golf course, designed by Joel Goldstrand. After a long day, relax with a delicious meal at one of three onsite dining options before retreating to your comfortable home-away-from-home!
Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge
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
For over 100 years, Grand View Lodge has been providing memories to last a lifetime on Gull Lake. Whether it's romance, golf, family time or just a little relaxation that you're after, Grand View will accommodate you down to the last detail. If golf is your style, two championship courses and a nine-hole resort course await. For rejuvenation, the Glacial Waters Spa is by far the finest in the state. The 110-foot indoor waterslide, the connecting pools, and hot tubs promise hours of fun for the kids. If you love rustic luxury, this is it. From the Main Lodge and its 65 cabins - many situated near the 2500-foot natural beach on beautiful Gull Lake - to splendid golf villas, the resort is a perfect combination of soaring designs, historical touches and meticulous attention to detail.
Grand View Lodge
Remote lakes, lush islands and calm coves – Voyagaire Lodge & Houseboats is steeped in tranquil wilderness. Experience this idyllic setting by land at its Lodge on Crane Lake, or by water renting a premier houseboat. Perennial gardens adorn the grounds in summer and extensive snowmobiling trails take over in winter. The Lodge’s 14 rooms feature the furnishings of local artisans, and some boast kitchens and private decks. Its houseboats welcome groups from couples to large fishing parties with amenities like kitchens, baths, hot tubs and water slides! Four seasons of fun await you at Voyagaire!
Voyagaire Lodge and Houseboats
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
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!
Elbow Lake Lodge is the place to be for four seasons of water, wilderness, and family fun. All around you will find hiking, snowmobiling, and cross-country trails just waiting for you to explore and bask in the nature. Plus, this is the only resort on the 1,700-acre Elbow Lake with one of the most spectacular sandy beaches in northern Minnesota, making it a great destination for swimming, boating and fishing adventures. Amid 200 acres of wilderness, Elbow Lake Lodge is the ideal spot for your nature getaway. Well-kept and clean, with a capacity of about 100, the lodge brings together the small-resort feel with large-resort service. Elegant, rustic cabins and suites include every amenity for comfort, recreation, and lakeside living!
Elbow Lake Lodge
Enjoy exciting lakeside fun at Brindley's Harbor Resort in Walker, Minnesota. This family owned and operated resort provides visitors with an ideal location on the shore of Leech Lake. Choose from a wide variety of comfortable lodging options- from cozy one-bedroom cottages perfect for a romantic getaway to spacious five-bedroom cabins ready and waiting for your family's vacation. No matter what you choose, you will have a stunning view of the waters of Leech Lake and a variety of activities available nearby. Spend a day on the beach, go fishing, explore the northwoods of Minnesota, and much more. In winter, you can even go dogsledding through the snow-filled woods along with ice fishing and snowmobiling! All this and more awaits you at Brindley's Harbor Resort.
Brindley's Harbor Resort
River Point Resort & Outfitting Company is a naturally superior NE Minnesota wilderness retreat. In this up-north haven, you'll find all the entertainment you could want in the great outdoors. This magnificent resort sits on a private peninsula, with a mile of secluded shoreline on Birch Lake and the South Kawishiwi River, so you're sure to feel relaxed, and rejuvenated by the peaceful surroundings. Enjoy that fresh Northwoods air, those pristine waters, and the starry skies; not to mention the scent of pine trees, all which set the scene for days of fishing, hiking, paddling, and boating. Don't forget to take a memorable trip to the Boundary Waters too! All outfitted by River Point, of course. End active days in the comfort of a luxurious lakefront vacation home cabin, villa, or chalet with a fireplace and whirlpool – upscale living in the great Northwoods. And since River Point is accessible from Minneapolis/St. Paul, it makes it even easier to plan your next getaway!
River Point Resort & Outfitting Co.
The beautiful River Bend's Resort & Walleye Inn welcomes you to an unique Northwestern Minnesota destination. River Bend Resort & Walleye Inn will enchant you with its location along 65,000 miles of breathtaking shoreline and surrounding wilderness. This charming vacation spot provides the ideal opportunity to reconnect with nature. There's plenty of space to roam and a vast array of wildlife. Spend your days enjoying an abundance of fishing, swimming, and boating opportunities! This outdoors oasis is family owned and operated, so you can be sure to receive friendly service during your stay! Each of the accommodations are fully-furnished with modern amenities to make you feel right at home! Don't forget to head to the dining hall for a delicious meal served fresh each day. Come discover this charming Minnesota destination today!
River Bend's Resort & Walleye Inn