Brainerd Lakes Vacationland Business Directory

MN Vacations start with finding the perfect Family Resort, Hotel, or Cabin in Brainerd. Whether you’re looking for a low key housekeeping cabin, or a luxury resort with all the amenities, you’ll find something for everyone in the Brainerd Lakes Area. Many of the area lodging options are even pet-friendly, so you don’t have to leave anyone behind on your next family vacation!

For the traveling family, or large group, many of the Brainerd MN resorts offer unique Reunions Homes and group activities. Corporate Groups and Retreat are also welcomed and encouraged at Resorts and Hotels in the Brainerd Lakes Area that feature spacious conference and meeting rooms, and reception areas. Need to host a kid’s birthday party? Try a local Hotel Waterpark for an exciting activity and party space in one!

Surrounded by woods and lakes, Brainerd is also known for its beautiful RV Parks and Campgrounds. From primitive tent camping sites in the woods, to RV Resorts that offer hookups and amenities, the options are endless for a summer camping vacation in Minnesota. The fun doesn’t end in the summer either! Try a Four Season Winter Resort for a holiday or snowmobiling vacation.

A visit is nice, but stay for a bit with a Brainerd Lakes Rental Home or Extended Stay Lodging option.

Discovery Horse

2748 County Road 122, Fort Ripley, MN 56449
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Discovery Horse is a trauma-informed mental health organization set on a farm sanctuary where humans and horses combine their skills to provide a safe place for people to heal.

“Safety is not the absence of threat. It is the presence of connection.” – Gabor Mate

Discovery Horse was born in the high desert of Arizona in 2000. Discovery Horse was developed as a Senior Project at Prescott College while Sara Sherman was finishing her degree in Counseling Psychology and Equine Experiential Learning. Sara went on to graduate and work with other equine organizations, putting Discovery Horse on the back burner to simmer.

Twelve years later Discovery Horse is re-born in Minnesota and launching full force into the world of Equine Experiential Human Discovery. Discovery Horse’s main objective is to foster the dynamic relationship between Horse and Human. It is through this unique relationship that healing can begin and self discovery and evolution can expand.

Discovery Horse welcomes all professional referrals for individuals or groups looking to take the next step in the journey of self discovery. Please call Sara at 218-232-2495 to find out if Discovery Horse is a good fit for you and/or your clients. Please check our Events Calendar for various other enrichment opportunities.

Discovery Horse also LOVES to travel and is willing to come to you and/or your organization.