Kavanaughs Skiing


Fishing feature

Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Trails © Aaron W. Hautala

Spring Flowers

Spring has Sprung!

Green sprouts shoot up from the ground, geese fly overhead, and the ice “goes out” on the lakes…. spring has finally arrived in the Brainerd Lakes Area. Join us as our area gears up for a busy and fun summer season!

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Stay - twilight - Madden's on Gull Lake


Explore Brainerd Lakes – Minnesota’s Premier Vacation Destination

Explore Brainerd Lakes and discover why this central Minnesota region meets all your vacation needs. Whether you are looking for adventure or looking for relaxation, you will discover endless options year-round in the lakes country. World-class golfing, fishing and boating, biking, snowmobiling, shopping — even bird watching or kayaking — are just some of the reasons people choose to visit the Brainerd Lakes Area. The region is an outdoor paradise, boasting more than 500 lakes and rivers as well as beautiful parks and forests. Throughout the seasons, you will find reasons — such as the festivals, the outdoor experiences, shopping for unique gifts, the breathtaking environment — to love it here. Discover why There is More to Explore™ in the Brainerd Lakes Area, Minnesota’s premier vacation destination.