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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.
Superior Shores Resort puts you in a prime locale for enjoying the best of this expansive Great Lake. Lake Superior's quarter-mile pebble beach is perfect for cozy bonfires, soaking up the sun and more. Fish for brook or brown trout on your own or with the help of experienced charter fishermen!
Don't have your own boat to enjoy on Fish Trap Lake? Rent a pontoon, Lund fishing boat, or an aluminum fishing boat for a fantastic day on the water! The fish is stocked annually with trophy walleye. Other common fish species are northern pike, crappie and largemouth bass.
Stretch out on the warm, sandy beaches of Gull Lake or take your complimentary boat out for a day of walleye fishing. The beautiful lakeside retreat of Samara Point Resort makes it easy to unwind with the soothing sounds of the waves as your backdrop. This is truly your Minnesota relaxation destination and it's waiting for you!
Gorgeous, serene Gull Lake, one of hundreds of small Brainerd area lakes, is the setting for Grand View Lodge. It's an ideal place for swimming and water sports in summer and ice fishing in the winter. Take out a complimentary non-motorized resort boat, or rent a boat and motor for lake adventure and exploration!
Known for it's abundance of walleye, Lake Mille Lacs also serves as the perfect fishing spot for muskie and northern pike as well as smallmouth and largemouth bass! If you are looking for a little more action on the water, there are a number of local marinas that will help you with boat, pontoon, and jet ski rentals. Relax on the lake and let the...
Half Moon Trail owes much of its natural beauty to the 348-acre Boot Lake – a narrow, deep lake that's perfect for a variety of water sports. Watercrafts of all kinds, including fishing skiffs, kayaks, canoes and paddleboats are available right at the resort. Or, just relax and enjoy the view on this Minnesota lake!
Leech Lake provides plenty of outdoor activities for all seasons to guests of Moonlight Bay Resort. Swimming, boating and fishing are obvious choices for summer fun, and the resort offers canoes, kayaks and paddle boats for you to take out onto the water. If you'd rather stay dry, then just stick to the shores and enjoy the views or head out to...
Dickerson's Resort rests on the east side of spring-fed, 674-acre Lake Florida, one of the best walleye lakes in southern Minnesota. Enjoy great fishing along with sailing, boating, swimming and beach activities. Dickerson's is an unforgettable lake vacation in the Land of 10,000 Lakes!
River Point Resort & Outfitting Co. sits on a beautiful peninsula on the shores of Birch Lake. Ninety percent of its surrounding land is undeveloped, an incredibly pristine body of water that stretches for more than 6,000 acres. A full-service marina offers swimming, boating, fishing and more on your NE Minnesota getaway.
Does anything beat that wonderful lake atmosphere? Nope! Not on Pelican Lake at Fair Hills Resort offers an incredible lake vacation for families, friends, and couples! With 1/3 of a mile of beautiful sand beach, it's the perfect place for fishing, sailing, water-skiing, paddle-boating and much more! Or, simply relax on the shore and soak up the...
Make one memorable lakeside retreat at BlueWater Lodge on the shores of Leech Lake. An onsite, on-shore marina is ready with boat slips in hand for the fishermen looking for a day out on the water. Daily, weekly, and annual slip rentals, ramp rentals, and more afford your fishing trip the convenience as Leech Lake provides the opportunity. And if...
Lower Cullen Lake is the largest of the 1,600-acre, three-lake Cullen Chain. The Good Ol' Days Resort offers you tons of opportunities to get out on the water including pontoon, fishing boat and canoe rentals. Kayaks and paddle boats are also available to guests at the resort! Make sure to bring your fishing pole with you for the opportunity to...
Spend your next getaway on Rainy Lake! Rainy Lake Houseboats offers vacationers with a real slice of paradise in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Enjoy complete freedom to explore the waterways of Rainy Lake as the mood moves you -- discover hidden bays and intimate islands.
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