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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.
Pine Terrace is a true haven for nature lovers. This undisturbed wilderness offers excellent bird watching, hiking and boating. The resort boasts a nature trail on 35 acres of land. And you are always connected to the Ossawinnamakee Chain of Lakes. Experience nature like never before at Pine Terrace!
Enjoy all the beauties of every Minnesotan season at Boyd Lodge! Each season provides it's own unique colors, sounds and wildlife. The White Fish Chain of Lakes provides 14 pristine bodies of water perfect for fishing, boating and swimming. Explore the area on dry land with miles of hiking trails!
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!
Minnesota experiences the best of all the seasons – hot summers, snowy winters, colorful falls, and vibrant springs. At Woodloch Beach Resort, you can take advantage of all the recreational opportunities each season provides. Go hiking in the fall and witness the changing of the leaves or go cross country skiing in the winter and take in a...
Surrounding the new or recently renovated cabins and docks at Cyrus Resort are 42 acres of natural Minnesota Northwoods that offer trails for hiking and biking in the summer and snowmobiling in the winter. These nature trails are great for bird and wildlife watching! Get back to nature at Cyrus Resort!
Lake of the Woods is a great land of Minnesota waters and towering forests, all greeting you upon arrival at Zippel Bay Resort. Flocks of migrating birds are plentiful in the spring and fall; you may even see a rare piping plover. Nearby, the spectacular 3,000-acre Zippel Bay State Park is a must-see on your Minnesota vacation!
The famous Northwest Angle of Minnesota is located 65 miles from the Lodge and makes for a stunning one- to two-hour scenic nature drive through the international boundary of the United States and into Canada! Lake of the Woods provides breathtaking views and dozens hiking trails nearby. Sunset Lodge is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing nature...
Let the tranquility of nature relax and inspire you. Fair Hills Resort offers a beautiful setting in the heart of northern Minnesota wilderness. The surrounding nature is enjoyable during every season of the year! From nature walks to kayaking on Pelican Lake, you'll be able to experience the wonderful views first hand!
Whether you are exploring the trails at Gooseberry Falls State Park or taking in some water activities on Lake Superior, there are plenty of ways to enjoy this Northwoods paradise in Northern Minnesota. Hiking, kayaking and fishing are just a few things for outdoor lovers to enjoy in Two Harbors. Let AmericInn Lodge & Suites Two Harbors be the...
Stay at The Historic Afton House Inn and enjoy the natural beauty of the surrounding area. Perhaps most enjoyable is the beautiful St. Croix River. Chock full of fun places for a hike or an afternoon picnic, this great area charms all who get a chance to explore it!
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...
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