Family Attractions

Northland Kart Kountry
Northland Kart Kountry is a family fun park with something for every age! Our interactive, competitive entertainment facility will be your family's ''one stop shop'' for summer fun!
17568 State Hwy 371
Brainerd, MN 56401
Gull Lake Cruises
Gull Lake Cruises proudly navigates the North Star through the scenic waters of Gull Lake. It’s located six miles north of Brainerd in Cass County and Crow Wing County. Visit GullLakeCruises.com.
11000 Craguns Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401
Wildwedge Golf, Mini Golf, Maze, RV Park
Awesome Fun at Wildwedge! Challenging Mini Golf. Scenic Executive Golf Course. CSI:Wildwedge 10,000 sq ft Mystery Maze (wooden). Driving Range. RV Park with pull-thrus and large shady sites on the golf course. Lodge Motel Rooms.
32792 Paul Bunyan Trail Dr.,
Hwy 371 2 miles N of
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
They offer deluxe condominiums on beautiful Pelican Lake to standard motel rooms and suites. Enjoy their recreation center, which features a waterslide and much more!
30199 County Road 4
Breezy Point, MN 56472
Brainerd Zip Line Tour
The thrilling Brainerd Zip Line Tour is the perfect outdoor adventure to add excitement to any Brainerd Lakes vacation. Experience 15-mile views on 7 zip lines, an adrenaline-pumping suspension bridge, and an exhilarating 50’ free-fall experience!
9898 County Road 77 SW
Nisswa, MN 56468
Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes
Brainerd's newest lodging facility with 30,000 square foot indoor water park. Come for the night or stay for the week! Meeting/conference facilities available. On-site grill and bar for your dining convenience. Meeting and banquet rooms available.
6967 Lake Forest Road
Baxter, MN 56425
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites - Baxter
The Brainerd Lakes Area only triple play of entertainment with waterpark, game room, and laser tag; accompanied by great up north updated hotel accommodations.
15739 Audubon Way
Baxter, MN 56425
Paul Bunyan Land and This Old Farm Pioneer Village
In 2004 Paul Bunyan Land amusement park was added to the Pioneer Village. Paul Bunyan, Babe the Blue Ox, rides, and attractions are now located six miles East of Brainerd on State Highway 18.
17553 State Hwy 18
Brainerd, MN 56401
Grand View Lodge
Incredible accommodations, 2,500 ft of sandy beach on Gull Lake, 2 championship golf courses, 8 dining venues & a world-class spa.
23521 Nokomis Avenue
Nisswa, MN 56468
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf
Swashbuckling fun for the whole family! Putt your way through mountain caves, over footbridges and beneath cascading waterfalls on two challenging, 18-hole courses.
17992 State Hwy 371 N
Brainerd, MN 56401
Campfire Bay Resort
Fun, family, fishing resort. Oh... Relaxation. Enjoy it at their family-centered resort in charming lake level cabins. Sandy beach, organized family activities, boat rentals. Great fishing. Golf nearby. Reunions, weddings, and crafting retreats.
31504 Azure Road
Cushing, MN 56443
Mille Lacs Indian Museum
Exhibits, history, art, and culture of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe. Gift shop has quality American Indian made art and crafts.
43411 Oodena Drive
Onamia, MN 56359
Brainerd Family YMCA
Aquatics center with water slide, fitness studio, teen center, racquetball court, licensed childcare, lap pool, weight room, wellness center, babysitting services, and gym. Day passes available.
602 Oak Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
Crosslake Community Center
The Crosslake Community Center is a multi-purpose building. including librart,gym,work-out/weight room and meeting rooms. There is a picnic shelter, ballfields, tennis courts, baketball , ice rink.
14126 Daggett Pine Rd.
Crosslake, MN 56442
Music General, Inc.
Instruments and supplies, dance lessons, video production, audio recording, entertainment, and retail.
416 S 7th Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
Pequot Lakes Bands in the Park
Live bands perform weekly during summer months (June - August) 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at band shelter in Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes. Come and enjoy these FREE concerts!
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
The Traveling Art Pub
502 South 6th Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
VR Odyssey
14039 Edgewood Dr
Baxter, MN 56425
Northern Minnesota Railroad Heritage Assc.
A ''work in process'' historical railroad museum. Library and train models replicating logging and mining industries in the early 1900's.
36184 CR 66
Crosslake, MN 56442
Lakes Jam
PO Box 2856
Baxter, MN 56425
Party World
''Sharing Smiles!'' There are still birthdays! There are still anniversaries and babies and reasons to celebrate! Balloons make people smile!
15867 Edgewood Drive
Baxter, MN 56425
Party Time Rental, Inc.
A full-service party equipment rental company including canopies tables and chairs, lighting, sound systems, dance floors, decor, tableware, food service and more! Outdoor events are our specialty! We have you covered!
4750 White Gables Road
Brainerd, MN 56401
UpNorth indoor bounce house
15840 Audubon Way
Baxter, MN 56425
The Farm on St. Mathias
They offer CSA, corn maze, wagon rides, pumpkin patch, and a full selection of fall decor for complete family fun. Open to the public on weekends. Groups by appointment, including school, church, a...
7579 St Mathias Road
Brainerd, MN 56401
Stage North Theatre Company
1001 Kingwood St. Ste B-50
Brainerd, MN 56401
The Breezy Belle
9252 Breezy Point Drive
Breezy Point, MN 56472
Bay View Lodge
Rush Lake is connected to the 14 Chain of Lakes known as the Whitefish Chain. Covering 14,000 acre of shoreline you’re sure to catch a good time here. Our Cabins come with Great Views, Relaxation, with an enjoyable Family Style Atmosphere.
12038 Harbor Lane
Crosslake, MN 56442
Brainerd Public Library
416 S. 5th St.
Brainerd, MN 56401
Foothills Alpaca Farm
PO Box 87
Akeley , MN 56433
Crosslake Historical Society Museum
35404 County Road 3
Crosslake, MN 56442
Comfort Suites/Rapid River Lodge & Water Park
Beautiful sixty-eight room hotel with a huge indoor water park. Enjoy tube slide, body slide, activity pool, and more. Free hot breakfast. Meeting rooms available.
7376 Woida Road
Baxter, MN 56425
Whipple Beach Recreation Area
14441 Oakwood Drive
Baxter, MN 56425
Hudson Magic LLC
Brainerd, MN 56401
Billy Bones Raceway, LLC
Brainerd's finest go-cart complex! Three different tracks from which to choose: family track Zoom Lagoon, the more challenging aggressive track Wicked Willie's, or Parrot Bay Speedway, specially de...
17944 State Hwy 371
Brainerd, MN 56401
Pine River Riding Stable
Come and ride with us here, on our 240-acre ranch. With our wonderful horses, friendly guides, and staff you are sure to have a fun memorable ride. We have a horse for everyone; if you are nervous ...
2301 40th Ave SW
Pine River, MN 56474
Huff Entertainment Solutions
9033 Raddatz Road
Brainerd, MN 56401
Pequot Lakes Area Historical Society
''Remember the past, enrich the future.'' View exhibits of Pequot in the 30s and 40s at the Cole Memorial Building.
4285 Tower Square
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
Action Entertainment
2041 State Hwy 371
Pine River, MN 56474
MN Backyard Birds
Judd Brink Owner/Guide of MN Backyard Birds. Take a bird watching and wildlife tour to explore and enjoy the woods and waters here in the Brainerd area looking for birds with your guide and naturalist Judd Brink.
Brainerd, MN 56401
Brainerd Ski Loons
1619 NE Washington Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
The School House - Nisswa
5476 City Hall Street
Nisswa, MN 56468
Whistling Wolf Mini Golf and Gifts
Eighteen-hole mini-golf course located in a scenic, wooded setting. Featuring Minnesota wildlife, chainsaw sculpture animals, and authentic sounds of the Minnesota wilderness.
36006 County Road 66
Crosslake, MN 56442
Crosby's Music in the Park Series
Free summer concerts Thursdays 6 - 9 during summer months. Bring blankets or lawn chairs and sit back and enjoy these wonderful FREE concerts!
Crosby, MN 56441
Sunset Cinema
33040 Aspenwood Dr
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
Lakes Area Music Festival
715 Laurel Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
Happy Dancing Turtle
2331 Dancing Wind Road SW
Pine River, MN 56474
Northland Arboretum
14250 Conservation Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401
Safari North Wildlife Park
8493 State Hwy 371
Brainerd, MN 56401
Dragon Forge Games, LLC
217 S. 8th Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
Crosswoods Golf Course
Eighteen-hole public golf course, Par 71, 6,100 yards. Rolling fairways carve through native woods in a secluded natural setting.
35878 County Road 3
Crosslake, MN 56442
Boyd Lodge
Over 1,000 feet of sugar sand beach. Three to five bedroom cabins, children's activities, full housekeeping, and outdoor heated pool. Open four seasons. Five miles of x-country ski trails on site.
36539 Silver Peak Road
Crosslake, MN 56442