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Brainerd Lakes Area Attractions

Attractions in Brainerd, MN reflect the very best of nature and being up north.Whether you're into hiking, biking, fishing, or just exploring, you'll find attractions for the whole family in Brainerd.

Attend one of the races at BIR or North Central Speedway for an exciting speed adventure. Have a need for your own speed? Try the Northland Kart Kountry on 371 for go karts, bumper boats, and mini golf!

The Brainerd Lakes Area is home to many outdoor attractions as well such as the historic Paul Bunyan Trail, The Northland Arboretum, and several pick your own berry farms.

Some attractions you'll only find Up North include Paul Bunyan Land, The Historic Log Village in Crosslake,  and the Cuyuna Range.

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Pine River Riding Stable

Pine River Riding Stable


In addition to trail rides, the Pine River Riding Stable offers riding lessons, horse training, boar...

Nisswa Family Fun Center

Nisswa Family Fun Center


In Nisswa, the place to be on a hot day is the Nisswa Family Fun Center. Cool down with a 400-foot w...

Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf

Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf


At Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, the adventures and legends of infamous pirates come to life! Two be...

North Central Speedway

North Central Speedway


If you're visiting on the weekend, you'll want to spend Saturday evening at the North Central Speedw...

Brainerd International Raceway

Brainerd International Raceway


If it's high speed fun your looking for than look no further than Brainerd International Raceway whe...

Billy Bones Raceway

Billy Bones Raceway


Experience the rush of racing! Engines roar as you speed through twists, curves and dips. Zoom past...

Gull Lake Cruises – Attractions

Gull Lake Cruises – Attractions


Escape on the majestic waters of Gull Lake aboard Gull Lake Cruises’ magnificent luxury yacht, the N...

Northland Kart Kountry

Northland Kart Kountry


Northland Kart Kountry family fun park has something for all ages! Our friendly staff provide a clea...

Brainerd Zip Line Tour

Brainerd Zip Line Tour


Zip line the Brainerd Lakes Area! Located on beautiful Mount Ski Gull our zip lines showcase 15 mile...

Outback Trail Rides

Outback Trail Rides


Open Year round, Outback Trail Rides offers day camps, riding lessons, hay rides, picnic areas, over...

Museum Range Historical Society


The Iron Range Historical Society (IRHS) is a historical society in northeastern Minnesota. Located...

Franklin Arts Center


Visit the Franklin Arts Center and meet with over 30 artists. A wide variety including pottery, stai...

Hinckley Fire Museum


The Hinckley Fire Museum is located in the former Saint Paul & Duluth Railroad Depot, rebuilt in...

Elm Island Berry Farm


Elm Island Berry Farm is located just 6 1/2 miles southeast of Aitkin on Co. Rd. 12 (now called "Dee...

Lakes 12 Movie Theater


Lakes 12 Movie Theater, located next to the Westgate Mall, strives to provide the finest quality mot...

Safari North Wildlife Park

Safari North Wildlife Park


150 Animal Species from 6 Continents ALL in Minnesota! Award-Winning Safari North Wildlife Park in B...

Crow Wing County Historical Society and Museum

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Get a real feel of our heritage at the Crow Wing County Historical Society and Museum, set in the ol...

Rialto Theatre


The Rialto Theatre in Aitkin was built in 1937. Today, you can view first run cinema releases as you...

Cuyuna Range Historical Society Museum


The Soo Line Depot was built in 1910. It was part of a 1908 - 1910 project to build a rail line from...

Deep Portage Learning Center


Located in Central Cass County, Deep Portage is a non-profit residential environmental education/out...

Historic Log Village in Crosslake

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Remember the days of our pioneer settlers at the Historic Log Village in Crosslake. A turn of the ce...

Wallin’s Berry Farm


Wallin's Berry Farm: Bring your own container or containers provided. No appointment necessary, pick...

Minnesota Military Museum

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While you're exploring our history, be sure to stop by the Minnesota Military Museum. This museum st...

Foothills Alpaca Farm


Meet a variety of lovable alpacas here at Foothills Alpaca Farm! We are the go-to family farm for va...

MotoCity Raceway


MotoCity Raceway was started in 1993. Dale and Sharon Spencer and Gavin Kadlec took ownership in 200...

Pequot Lakes Historical Society


The Pequot Lakes Historical Society’s primary focus is to preserve the life within the Pequot Lake a...

Little Falls Raceway


District 23 events and a Friday Night Series at Little Falls Raceway at the Morrison County Fairgrou...

Triple S Pumpkins


A pumpkin patch near Royalton, MN open each fall for families to come enjoy the farm and pick out a...

Northern Trackers Railroad Club


The Northern Minnesota Railroad Heritage Association and its members are dedicated to discovering, p...

Pine Grove Zoo


The Pine Grove Zoo is dedicated to making the zoo fun for all! Zoo staff and volunteers are always a...

Charles Lindbergh Historic Site

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Charles A. Lindbergh's 1927 flight across the Atlantic brought him instant fame and recognition. Now...

The Farm on St. Mathias


The Farm on St. Mathias has 17 acres dedicated to fruits and vegetables with 10 fenced acres for veg...

Crosslake Historical Society Museum


The mission of the Crosslake Area Historical Society is to seek, collect, record, preserve, and disp...

Mille Lacs Indian Museum

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There's lots to see and do at Mille Lacs Indian Museum. This Minnesota Historical Society site featu...

Paul Bunyan Land and This Old Farm Museum

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Paul Bunyan Land and This Old Farm Museum, Located east of Brainerd this heritage site includes a lo...

Grand Makwa Cinema


The Grand Makwa Cinema in Onamia offers multiple theater, all playing today's newest movie releases....

Bear Pause Theater


Hackensack's home for state-of-the-art cinema! The Bear Pause Theater offers top of the line seating...

Sunset Cinema


The corner of Highway 371 & Highway 16 is the place to catch the latest box office movie hits in...

Falls Cinema


The big screen in Little Falls is 3 times the fun! Playing first run movies, this tri-plex theater p...

VR Odyssey – Virtual Reality Center


Step into the future of entertainment, play together in virtual reality. With a wide range of experi...

Tornstrom Auditorium


Tornstrom Auditorium  seats 906 and is located in the Washington Educational Services Building (WESB...

Aitkin County Historical Society


The Aitkin County Historical Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) county organization entrusted with th...