11000 Cragun's Drive, Brainerd Minnesota 56401
218-825-2700 Toll Free: 800-272-4867
A big, lighted, resurfaced ice skating rink and a separate broomball rink with nets for "pick up" or team competition are regular events available on Gull Lake right in front of the Lodge. At the nearby Marina, a pleasant bonfire with plenty of firewood and extra marshmallows are available to warm you up on chilly days.
Enjoy the Brainerd Lakes Ski Area, located only 8 miles from Cragun's! Ski Gull has a 290 foot vertical drop, 13 runs, 3 tow ropes, triple chair lift, snow making equipment, and is open mid December to mid March. A great family slope that is safe and friendly for beginning skiers, with rental boots, poles, skiis and "Bunny Hill" instruction. Also, snow channels have been built for snowboarding addicts. Cragun's offers discounted ski tickets to guests at the Front Desk where you may inquire about Ski Gull operating hours and lift tickets.
Other Sports and Sporting Events nearby:
(Aitkin) Holcombs Ringneck Ranch
(Staples) Little Moran Hunt Club
(Little Falls) Minnesota Fishing Museum & Education Ctr
05/22 Coming to The Brainerd area
Shepherd's Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival Lake Elmo MN May10-12 Shepherd’s Harvest Festival is an opportunity for rural and urban people to meet and share information about sheep and sheep products and other fiber-producing animals.
Rhubarb Days Osceola WI June7-8 Enjoy rhubarb at Mill Pond Park in Osceola.
Tater Daze Brooklyn Park MN June13-16 Brooklyn Park Tater Daze is a unique festival where residents pay homage to the humble potato. Early settlers discovered that potatoes flourished in the flat, sandy soil of the area.
Stockyard Days New Brighton MN August4-12 A softball tournament, a kiddie parade and movie night, a Grande Parade, two street dances with top name bands, fireworks, car show and swap meet, a karoake contest, a duck race and 3 days of food and craft vendors at Long Lake Regional Park.
Minnesota State Fair St Paul MN August22-September2 Home of one of the country's largest state fairs, everything from amusement rides to root-beer flavored milk is available for visitors to enjoy. The fairgrounds also hosts year-round antique shows, art fairs and other events.
Pioneer Days Albany MN September13-15 Featuring Year of the TRACKS! Construction Equipment and Snowmobiles!