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Nature - Resorts and Lodges in Minnesota
Come experience the outdoor beauty you will only find in the Midwest when you plan your nature getaway in Minnesota. Head to northern Minnesota for the perfect blend Northwoods beauty surrounded by hundreds of lakes. The Brainerd Lakes region is renowned for having some of the top fishing lakes in Minnesota, and is the perfect area for exploring the great outdoors. Make sure to bring your fishing poles along for your chance to land your next trophy walleye, northern pike, or a wide variety of panfish. Hiking and biking trails along the Gunflint Trail allow you to explore this natural area at your own pace, or head to the Iron Range to view an incredibly interesting landscape.
Nature-lovers of all ages are in for a treat at this Lutsen, Minnesota getaway. Cascade Lodge is surrounded by the Cascade River State Park, one of Minnesota's finest state parks. The nationally recognized Superior Hiking Trail comes right to your door. It's the perfect nature setting to enjoy and explore.
Nature is always within reach at South Pier Inn. The beautiful Lake Superior is just outside your door, where you can take out a boat for a fishing trip or just enjoy the views from the shore. If you'd rather stay dry, then enjoy a trek through the stunning natural scenery at Gooseberry Falls, or the sea of wildflowers at Park Point!
Whether wandering under the canopy of trees, resting on the sandy beach, boating, or keeping an eye out for lake birds, the cabins at Samara Point Resort are a perfect place for a peaceful and natural getaway. You'll never want miss a sunrise over the shimmering waters of Gull Lake, the perfect way to start your day!
The northern Minnesota landscape presents almost limitless possibilities for the resort-goer who loves nature – you could call this area a living library of wildlife! Hike quietly and you may see or hear loons, eagles, owls, and much more. Plus with Itasca State Park nearby, you can't miss an opportunity to see the headwaters of the Mighty...
As if the colorful gardens, forest and clear waters at Half Moon Trail aren't enough, you can also discover diverse bike trails at nearby Itasca State Park. Take a trail ride on horseback through either of two state forests. Visit the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. And that's just the start on your Minnesota vacation!
The Leech Lake area is a snowmobiler's dream with over 150 miles of manicured trails. Explore the Paul Bunyan and Heartland Trails by snowshoeing or cross-country skiing in the winter, and revisit the area when the hiking and biking trails open in the spring. Moonlight Bay Resort is the ideal spot for your Minnesota nature vacation!
Eagle Ridge surrounds you with spectacular North Shore scenery and Lutsen wildlife in every season. With canoe voyages along beautiful Lake Superior, and hiking and snowshoeing on the Superior Hiking Trail, as well as relaxing gondola rides that let you bask in the beautiful views, you're sure to find something that's just right for you. Come...
Stunning views, gorgeous colors, and a healthy abundance of wildlife surround you at the Angle Outpost Resort & Conference Center. Come and see for yourself and reconnect with nature. Whether a guided fishing excursion, kayaking the lake, or a hike in the woods, take the time to enjoy the great outdoors of Northern Minnesota!
Boat, explore, go sightseeing, view wildlife and fish on the 60 miles of water wilderness! View the Northern Lights into the evening and curl up next to the fire pit. There are plenty of activities to help you explore the outdoors! Call today to inquire about your next nature escape.
Enjoy the refreshing natural environment of the Minnesota North Shore when you stay at Clearwater Historic Lodge! Their cozy cabins offer you a place to truly getaway, where you are just minutes from the Boundary Waters and beautiful hiking trails that await for you to explore. Come discover the beauty and relaxation of this great outdoor...
Leech Lake is an outdoorsman's paradise and BlueWater Lodge puts you just minutes away from all of it. Explore the beautiful waters on a fishing trip, or head to Walker Bay for extra walleye fishing. If you'd rather keep your feet on solid ground then enjoy the many hiking trails in the area. Take the Paul Bunyan bike trail by storm, and take in...
Experience a truly memorable Minnesota North Woods vacation at the Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge. Just steps away from Bay Lake, it's the perfect place to unwind in the heart of nature. Explore the waters on a kayak or boat, and spend a day casting a line for a variety of fish. Hundreds of trails in the surrounding area let you enjoy a refreshing hike...
Kabetogama Lake features 25,000 acres of water, plenty of space to explore and play in. This lake is considered the gateway into Voyageurs National Park, and provides many things to do. Spend the afternoon fishing for walleye and smallmouth bass, or explore the waters with a calming canoe or kayak. Plus, with sightings of bald eagles, pelicans and...
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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