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Lake - Resorts and Lodges in Minnesota
Why would you look anywhere other than the Land of 10,000 Lakes when planning your next lake vacation? Minnesota actually offers travelers 11,842 lakes that measure at least 10 acres in size ensuring you will be able to find the perfect spot for everyone in your group. Whether you prefer the immense size offered by a Great Lake (Lake Superior), or a small private lake full of fish, you are sure to find the perfect lake vacation in Minnesota. Try the Brainerd Lakes region in central Minnesota, or the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in northern Minnesota for an unforgettable trip in the heart of the Midwest.
Located on the North Shore of Lake Superior, Cascade Lodge is the perfect lake retreat for families, friends, or couples. Stay in one of their cozy cabins or lodge units that offer beautiful views of the lake and surrounding area. When it comes to entertainment, the prime location makes it easy to enjoy your vacation days out on the lake. Hop...
At Pine Terrace Resort, you'll find solitude on Star Lake. With 150 acres and a maximum depth of 84 feet, the beautiful body of water is perfect for a variety of activities. The land surrounding the lake is undeveloped and no jet skis are allowed on the water making it a peaceful experience. Canoes and kayaks are available or launch your boat for a...
Walk on the beach's white sand. Explore Whitefish Lake in a complimentary canoe. Hike over five miles of nature trails or spend an afternoon fishing for northern pike. Whatever your lakeside pleasure, Boyd Lodge is the perfect spot to host your next Brainerd Lakes vacation.
There's no place better for your Minnesota lakeside vacation than Cragun's! A full-service marina offers ski boats, pontoons, fish and game licenses and anything else your water-loving heart desires. Guided fishing trips show you the ropes of Gull Lake's legendary waters and with a half-mile sandy beach to boot, Cragun's proudly plays host to "more...
Discover a relaxing Minnesota lakeside retreat at the Twin Oaks Resort! The beautiful Nokay Lake is just steps away and offers 680 acres of undeveloped shoreline for you to explore. The resort offers fishing boat rentals as well as two pontoons for rent to take out onto the water! Whether you're here for a fishing vacation or just looking to get...
Leech Lake may be the third largest lake in Minnesota, but Hiawatha is situated on one of its small protected bays, making it ideal for fishing, swimming, canoeing, paddleboating and more! At the resort, you can enjoy these refreshing waters from its beach, a boat or the view from your cottage.
Take in the beauty of Bad Axe Lake, directly in front of Isle O' Dreams. Take out a canoe and gaze 17 feet down into the clear water! Back on shore you can splash in the calm waters where you'll find both solace and thrills at this haven. Get ready for a Minnesota lake getaway you'll never forget!
Enjoy an abundance of fishing of everything from Walleye to Muskie and Northern Pike to both Large and Smallmouth Bass! Lake of the Woods is perfect for not only fishing but, boating, skiing, swimming and much much more! And, if you prefer to keep your land legs - enjoy views of the lake from the sandy private beach!
Whether you're looking for family houseboating, fishing, or swimming, Timber Bay Lodge & Houseboats offers an ideal location next to Birch Lake. Birch Lake offers over 100 miles of underdeveloped and heavily forested shoreline for a picturesque location chosen by Boating World Magazine as one of Minnesota's most scenic lakes!
Cyrus Resort rests on Bostic Bay, renowned for its northern pike fishing and part of the 1,485-sq.-mile Lake of the Woods. Fed by the Rainy River, this peaceful lake has more than 14,000 islands - a thriving ecosystem for fish and wildlife in both the United States and Canada.
Among more than 40 miles of Minnesota lakes, one-and-a-half special miles of Crane Lake shoreline are home to Nelson's Resort. Canoers, boaters and anyone else drawn to the seemingly endless reach of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness -- right near the resort -- will find this a personal paradise. The scenic and peaceful atmosphere will...
Tamarack Resort's sprawling natural shoreline on Burntside Lake is adorned by two beaches, a boat launch, and plenty of docking space. Every weekly cabin rental includes a fishing boat or canoe, with additional boats, canoes, and pontoons to rent on your Minnesota lake vacation.
Clearwater Historic Lodge and Canoe Outfitters makes it easy to hit the waters! Located beside the beautiful Clearwater Lake, this charming destination offers a full array of boats, canoes, and kayaks! Whether you're interested in a fishing excursion or a thrilling canoe trip, Clearwater Historic Lodge provides all that you need for an...
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Nearly 220,000 acres of pristine water, breathtaking granite rock formations, and lush woodlands make Voyageurs National Park is a true natural treasure! Cast off on a fishing expedition on... more
Unwind on the water with any of these exceptional houseboat vacations! Surrounded by Minnesota's untainted wilderness, stay in Voyageurs National Park, on Lake Vermilion, or on Leech Lake. From... more