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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.
Reconnect with nature during your getaway to Brainerd's lakes at Gull Four Seasons Resort! Whether you opt to fish out of Gull Lake, hike, bike, or even snowmobile the Paul Bunyan Trail, there's outdoor activities abound! Equipment rentals (bikes, boats, pontoons, etc.) are available to make sure you get the most out of your Minnesota lakes...
The area surrounding the hotel is teeming with opportunities for outdoor adventure. Nearby you'll find the Paul Bunyan Trail, where you can walk, bike, and snowmobile on more than 100 miles of paved trail. There are also over 400 lakes in the area, great for fishing and boating. Enjoy the outdoors!
Resting on 20 acres along the shores of 8th Crow Wing Lake, Anderson's Starlight Bay Resort is a nature-lover's ideal vacation destination. Here, you can leave behind your worries and bask in the refreshing natural air, the breathtaking views and the endless array of outdoor activities. Take a kayak out onto the lake for quiet exploration or enjoy...
From the bountiful bass fishing waters of Gunflint Lake, to the exceptional Northwoods beauty that surrounds you at every turn, Gunflint Lodge provides the perfect vacation destination for outdoor lovers. The all-inclusive package at the lodge will allow you to experience this stunning area by hiking, horseback riding or boating. When the snow...
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.
Birch Lake provides a breathtaking landscape for your next trip to northern Minnesota. Superior National Forest surrounds most of the lake and features over 100 miles of undeveloped heavy forested shoreline. Take your houseboat around the lake to explore the area, and create your own excursion with plenty of hiking trails on land.
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!
As if it were ever possible to want a break from fishing, but if by chance you do, don't worry, because Ballard's Resort has plenty of other activities to keep you busy! Try the resort's other recreational opportunities like hiking and biking, or snowmobiling in the winter. You can even take a scenic seaplane flight!
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!
The Brainerd Lakes area provides plenty of picturesque hiking trails around dozens of lakes including Lake Edna, the Cullen Lake Chain and the Twin Lakes. The Paul Bunyan Trail is connected to Good Ol' Days Resort and offers great biking trails during the summer months, and snowmobiling trails when the snow begins to fall! Come during any season...
Surrounded by southern Minnesota's beautiful bluffs, the surrounding landscape is perfect for hiking, biking, canoeing or fishing. With many nearby activities available including the Bluffscape Amish Tour there are plenty of different ways to explore the natural beauty. You and your family are sure to spend quality time together while having a...
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