Gull Lake Memories to Last a Lifetime!
No matter the season, there's a reason to visit Cragun's Resort and Hotel. Situated on the...
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.
With the majestic Lake Superior spread out in front of the resort, you'll feel completely relaxed and invigorated. Don't miss the nearby nature sights like the Baptism River Waterfall, Minnesota's highest waterfall. The resort is also near several State Parks, making it easy to enjoy hiking and relaxing nature walks!
With Lake Superior on one side and a million acres of public land on the other, Lutsen Resort occupies a special place to explore on your Minnesota North Shore vacation. It also provides everything you need to do it, with naturalist programs, guided hikes, kayak instruction, and more. Cascade State Park is a short trip away!
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!
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!
From the miles of stunning lakeshore to the trees of Chippewa National Forest, the beauty of nature is all around when you stay at Brindley's Harbor Resort. Explore it at your own pace and in your own way. Options include hiking and biking trails, and scenic drives are another great option as well!
Nature surrounds you at a stay at Tamarack Resort! Here, you can truly bask in the beautiful environment from your cozy cabin, relax on the lake shore, or head out to explore. Take relaxing walk or hike, keep an eye out for wildlife, or find water-fueled fun on the lake!
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...
At Ash-Ka-Nam Resort you're surrounded by nature. Soak it up with dinner on The Lodge at Ash-Ka-Nam's waterfront deck. Borrow a canoe and explore the Ash River or nearby lakes, or try the Bog Walk through Voyageurs National Park. Nearby you'll also find the International Wolf Center and North American Bear Center!
Take in the natural, peaceful surroundings on horseback during your stay at Arrowwood Resort. Their 30-horse stables features a riding ring and trails for you to experience while you're here. Hop onto the saddle for a 45-minute guided trail ride and enjoy the incredible views!
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!
Reconnect with nature during your Minnesota lakes retreat! Keep an eye out as white-tailed deer, black bear, beaver, mink, otters and moose can appear seemingly out of nowhere. Soaring high above are bald eagles, hawks, and ospreys, while blue herons and snow-white pelicans swoop down to fish the shallows. And don't forget about the call of the...
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Towering pines, rolling grasslands, and pristine lakes highlight Minnesota's Northwoods. Reconnect with nature in this idyllic setting, which showcases unique wildlife wandering through the forest.... more
Located about two-and-a-half hours northwest of the Twin Cities metro, Otter Tail County is one of Minnesota's premier family vacation destinations. Home to more than 1,000 lakes and streams, or ten... more