Paul Bunyan

Home » Business Directory » Attractions

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.

Brainerd Attractions Map View


North Central Speedway

North Central Speedway

218-828-1545
Visit Website

Whether you are a go-kart fan, a dirt track fan or maybe you prefer muscle car and dragster racing,...

Nisswa Family Fun Center

Nisswa Family Fun Center

218-820-3046
Visit Website

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

Pine River Riding Stable

Pine River Riding Stable

218-587-5807
Visit Website

What better place to go riding than at this 280 acre, family owned stable! No matter your skill leve...

Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf

Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf

218-828-9002
Visit Website

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

Brainerd Zip Line Tour

Brainerd Zip Line Tour

952-260-2530
Visit Website

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

Northland Kart Kountry

Northland Kart Kountry

218-454-1602
Visit Website

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

Outback Trail Rides

Outback Trail Rides

218-746-3990
Visit Website

Ride through the 14,000 acre Pillsbury State Forest on a well trained horse for a one of a kind expe...

Brainerd International Raceway

Brainerd International Raceway

218-444-4455
Visit Website

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

Gull Lake Cruises – Attractions

Gull Lake Cruises – Attractions

833-232-0317
Visit Website

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

Wallin’s Berry Farm

218-963-7456

Bring your own container or containers provided. No appointment necessary, picking days and time var...

Bear Pause Theater

218-675-5373
NOW SHOWING

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

Paul Bunyan Land and This Old Farm Museum

218-764-2524
Visit Website

Located east of Brainerd this heritage site includes a log house, schoolhouse, sawmill, blacksmith s...

MotoCity Raceway

218-894-2826

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

Grand Makwa Cinema

320-532-3923
NOW SHOWING

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

Charles Lindbergh Historic Site

320-616-5421
Visit Website

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

Safari North Wildlife Park

218-454-1662

Safari Wildlife Park's mission is to promote life-long learning in all of us by enriching our minds,...

Foothills Alpaca Farm

218-947-3291

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

Crosslake Historical Society Museum

218-692-5400

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

Museum Range Historical Society

218-546-6178

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

Mille Lacs Indian Museum

320-532-3632
Visit Website

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

Franklin Arts Center

218-454-0824

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

Northern Trackers Railroad Club

218-692-1900

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

The Farm on St. Mathias

612-695-2721

The Farm has 17 acres dedicated to fruits and vegetables with 10 fenced acres for vegetable, herb, a...

Sunset Cinema

218-568-4341
NOW SHOWING

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

Cuyuna Range Historical Society Museum

218-546-6178

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

Rialto Theatre

218-927-2824
NOW SHOWING

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

Deep Portage Learning Center

218-682-2325

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

Triple S Strawberry Farm

320-584-815

We have thousands of pumpkins, all shapes and sizes. We also have many varieties of winter squash av...

Tornstrom Auditorium

218-454-6900

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

Falls Cinema

320-632-5646
NOW SHOWING

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

Pine Grove Zoo

320-616-5595

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

Crow Wing County Historical Society and Museum

218-829-3268
Visit Website

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

Historic Log Village in Crosslake

218-692-5400
Visit Website

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

Brainerd Zip Line Tour

Brainerd Zip Line Tour

952-260-2530
Visit Website

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

Aitkin County Historical Society

218-927-3348

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

Little Falls Raceway

308-284-0084

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

Lakes 12 (formerly Movies 10)

218-828-6228
NOW SHOWING

Lakes 12, located next to the Westgate Mall, strives to provide the finest quality motion picture ex...

Elm Island Berry Farm

218-927-3087

Located just 6 1/2 miles southeast of Aitkin on Co. Rd. 12 (now called "Deer Street"). Pick your own...

Hinckley Fire Museum

320-384-7338

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

Pequot Lakes Historical Society

218-568-4808

Celebrating Pequot Lakes History.

Minnesota Military Museum

320-616-6050
Visit Website

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