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Find new ways to explore biking. shopping. boating. art. fishing. golfing. music.

Nestled in the center of Minnesota, the Brainerd Lakes is easy to get to but hard to leave. From abundant nature to rustic and world-class amenities, we have something for everyone. Here, you can unwind. Whatever activities you choose, you’ll find its perfect for families and social distancing.

Enjoy miles of trails around the region. Cozy up to a fire at your cabin. Zip down a waterslide at one of our indoor waterparks. Relax at a day spa. Shop local downtown small businesses for one-of-a-kind finds. Embrace the season and enjoy its beauty in the Brainerd Lakes!

Fall Biking

Visit Minnesota's top biking destination.
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Things to do

Find new ways to explore fall colors.

Lodging

Resorts, campgrounds, hotels... we've got it all.

Events

Check out Oktoberfest events happening the Lakes Area.

Fall Golf

Take a swing at one of the best courses in the state.
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Explore Brainerd Lakes like a local and find all the area hot spots. Discover our resorts, dining, recreation, and things to do. This guide will help you make the most of your vacation.

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