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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!
With 35 acres of forested woodlands all around and the Cullen chain of lakes nearby, the Galles' Upper Cullen Resort is everything you're looking for in a nature retreat. This is a place that's truly secluded and undisturbed, featuring cozy lakefront cabins and plenty of exciting outdoor opportunities. The private boat launch lets you explore the...
At Campfire Bay Resort, you'll be able to relax in the tranquility of nature. With Fish Trap Lake just outside your door, you can start every morning with a stroll along the shore. The fresh air and calming atmosphere make it the perfect place to unwind and recharge your mind and body!
There's hardly a setting anywhere in the world that's as beautiful and peaceful as Minnesota's North Woods. And At Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge, you're surrounded by opportunities to go out and explore the wonder all around. Hike or bike along hundreds of trails, you won't want to miss it! Check out the nearby Cuyuna Mountain Biking Trail.
Get up close and personal with nature during your stay at Grand View Lodge. Here, you will love the relaxing, natural environment that awaits all around you, ready to be explored. In the winter you can head out on snowmobiling adventures or enjoy a day of ice fishing on Gull Lake. If you're here during the warmer months, then you're in luck for...
The north country sounds of a loon echoing over the early morning mist, or a glimpse of the northern lights as they dance across the starlit sky, or the refreshing feeling of waves lapping at your toes, are all a part of being immersed in nature at Half Moon Trail. The crystal clear waters of the relatively undeveloped Boot Lake offer a perfect...
Surrounded by lush Minnesota forests and just steps from the sparkling Lake Belle Taine, Beauty Bay Lodge is a nature-lovers dream. You'll have access to nearby hiking trails to explore the area, and it's just an easy walk down to the shores for boating and fishing. Everything you need to get close to nature awaits right here!
The bluffs tower above Cedar Valley Resort, while the river glistens at the property's edge. Birds chirp from cabin feeders. Deer or wild turkey will roam Cedar Valley's 30 acres of lush green space. Rent a bike from the resort to ride the Root River Trail; voted the #1 trail in all of Minnesota.
Whether you're exploring Minnesota's forested Northwoods or strolling in the resort's own gardens, you'll find Minnesota nature at its finest at Nelson's Resort. Explore the rivers, bays and shoreline by boat or canoe. Go bird watching or mountain biking. And bring your camera: the wildlife abounds!
Lakecrest Resort sits directly on Long Lake and the spectacular natural transition between prairie and forest making the area terrific for wildlife and bird watching. Nearby you'll find the Tamarack National Wildlife Refuge, featuring 198 varieties of birds. Explore the natural beauty of the area!
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...
Located right on Lake Mille Lacs, there's plenty of nature to be found right outside of your door. Head onto the lake or explore the woods, just don't forget your camera because the wildlife is all around! Go for a hike and explore everything that Aitkin has to offer!
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