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Blaze a trail &

enjoy amazing

autumn colors!

Dropping temps and falling leaves make autumn an ideal time to enjoy the Brainerd Lakes area’s many biking, hiking, horseback riding, and ATV trails.

And with a variety of fantastic lodging options, our area is a perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts!

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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, the breathtaking environment — to love it here. Discover why There is More to Explore™ in the Brainerd Lakes Area, Minnesota’s premier vacation destination.