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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!
Lutsen Resort occupies a full mile of Lake Superior's North Shore, more than any other resort. A pebble beach is your gateway to kayaking, fishing, canoeing, and more. Superior is a big part of the magic at Lutsen. You can spend hours watching its ever-changing waters. Choose a Sea Villa and stay right at the water's edge!
Middle Cullen Lake offers guests easy access to plenty of fun on the water including fishing, swimming and boating, but this is not the only local body of water you'll find in the Brainerd Lakes are. More than a dozen lakes surround the resort including Lower Cullen Lake, East and West Twin Lakes and Lake Edna just to name a few. Start planning...
Moore Springs Resort rests on 1,100 feet of spectacular Howard Lake shoreline. The water here lives up to the name on this spring-fed lake. Fish for that big catch or spend the day boating. A sandy beach, pontoon boat rentals, and other amenities help you fully enjoy your Minnesota lake vacation.
Woodland Beach Resort sits on the shores of beautiful Bay Lake, known for incredible bass fishing. But it's also a great destination for recreational boating, swimming, and ice fishing in the winter months. The resort has a sandy swim beach with a 20' RAVE with launch, plus canoes, kayaks, and paddle boats for guest use. Bring your own boat and...
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!
The sprawling Lake of the Woods is located on the United States and Canadian border and is shared between the provinces of Manitoba and Ontario and the state of Minnesota. To experience the full North Woods, this it the place. And it's truly an international experience!
Does anything beat life on the lake? River Bend Resort on Lake of the Woods has waterfront property to impress any nature enthusiast. Take a boat out on the water for an afternoon of fishing, or just soaking up the sun with your favorite people. With boat rentals available, it's a hassle free vacation everyone will enjoy.
Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Darling, Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center is the perfect spot for a Minnesota lakeside vacation. Whether you're visiting with your family, friends, or that special someone, you'll be sure to find a relaxing yet entertaining getaway here. A full-service marina makes it easy to spend the day fishing, or...
Situated on the shoreline with a sandy beach, the Five Lakes resort overlooks Lake Five, 400 acres of motorless fun and relaxation. There are plenty of northern pike and walleye in Lake Five, while many people prefer just to sit by its side and soak up the sun. Here is privacy, peace and plenty of waterside rejuvenation.
Lake Superior is the cold giant of the five Great Lakes. Visit the museum by the famous Superior harbor lift bridge and see remnants of sunken ships. Then pick your way through the rocky beaches to find a special peace of mind on the shores of the largest freshwater lake in the region.
Make the most memorable lakeside retreat at BlueWater Lodge on the shores of Leech Lake. An on site, 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 make your fishing trip convenient as Leech Lake provides ample opportunity for a...
Lake Superior isn't just the largest lake in Minnesota, it's also the largest freshwater lake in the world. Learn about the ships wrecks that fell to its depths in the Marine Museum, or get your feet wet and cool off on a sunny summer day in Lake Superior for yourself. As the biggest of the five great lakes, you're in for a treat when you...
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