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Beach - Resorts and Lodges in Minnesota
Just because you won’t find an ocean on the border of Minnesota does not mean you won’t be able to enjoy a beach getaway when you head to the Midwest. On the contrary, Minnesota has more than 10,000 lakes providing hundreds of thousands of miles of pristine beachfront, perfect for your next vacation. Sink your toes into the sand along the shoreline of Lake Superior, or head to central Minnesota and experience the state’s second largest body of water, Mille Lacs Lake. If you are really looking for a special beach experience, head up to the Boundary Waters and find your own private island and beachfront to enjoy during your stay.
Resting along the eastern shore of Upper Cullen Lake awaits the Galles' Upper Cullen Resort, the perfect place for your Minnesota lake vacation. Here, you will find a wide stretch of sandy beach just steps away from your cozy cabin. Easy access ensures you're never far from all the action, whether it's a day of swimming in the shallow end, taking a...
Lost Lake Lodge is a true beach getaway -- a long stretch of sand, comfortable chairs and umbrellas, a wooded backdrop and utter privacy. Lose yourself on Lost Lake, where the non-motorized atmosphere will remind you of what a beach vacation really is. Kick back and enjoy a Minnesota lakes retreat at its finest!
A highlight of Half Moon Trail is its inviting, sandy beach. Boot Lake is known for being exceptionally clean and quiet, so it's a perfect place for young kids to play while mom and dad get some well deserved time in the sun! The beautiful view is only made better by the many gardens surrounding the beach.
Spend a day playing on the soft sandy beach at Brindley's Harbor Resort. With over 1,300 feet of shoreline along beautiful Leech Lake, this is truly the perfect place to relax, have fun and take it all in. Build a sandcastle with the kids, go swimming in the lake, or just lounge out on the shores and soak up the sun. Don't miss a chance to enjoy...
Just outside your door awaits the powdery sands of the onsite beach! Overlooking the shimmering shores of Bay Lake, there's a wealth of water-fueled activities at your fingertips. Dive in for a refreshing swim, canoe or kayak the crystal blue shores, and explore the lake on a pontoon. If you'd prefer to stay dry, catch a tan on the beach, build...
Scenic, spectacular Elbow Lake is a gem in the wilderness, and Elbow Lake Lodge sits at its edge on a 700-foot sandy beach that's considered the best in northern Minnesota. Enjoy a variety of watercraft adventures that let you take in the wonders of these blue waters, or splash into the waves from the water trampoline. A sheltered marina and a...
Much of the fun at Dickerson's begins on the 450-foot sandy beach, perfect for a Minnesota family getaway or a relaxing beach escape. Complimentary inner tubes, hydro-bikes, kayaks, and paddle boats help you enjoy this Lake Florida beach to the fullest. Make Dickerson's your next Minnesota beach getaway!
You can't get closer to the beach than by staying in a houseboat. Crane Lake offers beachfront fun all day long! Watch the beach from your boat or find your land legs and spend the day on the beach! Either way, this is the perfect setting for your next Minnesota beach retreat.
Birch Forest Lodge features 1,000 feet of pristine shoreline. Step out of your cabin and watch the sunrise over Pelican Lake while you sip your morning coffee. Spend the day on the beach building sandcastles with the kids, basking in the sun, or enjoying a picnic. Just don't forget your sunscreen!
The resort's long, sandy beach are the perfect place to relax and play with your family. You have access to canoes, kayaks, row boats, and paddle boats - all free of charge! Build sand castles, relax in the sun, or explore beautiful East Silent Lake– all from the beautiful, clean beach.
Summer is the perfect time to plan a beachfront getaway at Five Lakes Resort in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Conveniently located on the shores of Lake Five, you'll have easy to sandy beach fun. Bake sure to bring your fishing pole along and you may be able to cast a line directly from the shore for black crappie, bluegill, largemouth bass, and...
Kabetogama Lake Association has shoreline resort rentals so that the beach is never but steps away from your door. Walk out and view the clear waters of Lake Kabetogama and bask in the beautiful, natural scenery. You can play with the kids on the shores, go swimming in the lake or teach them how to fish. No matter what, you're sure to find peace at...
Located right on Lake Mille Lacs, you can spend your whole vacation lounging on the beach! Enjoy the water by taking a boat ride or take your favorite book and lounge in the sun, however you want to spend this beach vacation is up to you! Pack the towels because there's plenty of fun in the sun to be had at Red Door!
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Yes, summer is quickly approaching, and with it the rat race of families beelining towards beaches, theme parks, and resorts all over the states. We aren't saying you shouldn't join them- by all... more
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