Courtesy Brainerd Dispatch

Brainerd Jaycees Ice Fishing Extravaganza

Cragun's Resort

Grand View Lodge

Brainerd Lakes Chamber 2014 Minnesota fishing opener

The 2014 Grand Fishing Opener

Brainerd Lakes Chamber hosts the 2014 MN Governor’s Fishing Opener with Grand View Lodge and Nisswa Chamber of Commerce. Enjoy the free community picnic Friday, May 9. Food, fun, fireworks and featuring reunion concert with the Gear Daddies.


2014 Fishing Opener

2014 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener


 Run for the Lakes

Explore Brainerd Lakes – Minnesota’s Premier Vacation Destination

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