It was springtime, but the ice wasn't out yet. Most historians say the year was 1800, and it was a day when the ice turned red with blood. The Ojibwe had set up camp at a sugar bush (a stand of maples) in the early spring where they would make…Read more
The Whitefish Area
The Whitefish Area, just north of Brainerd, is made of more than a dozen of great vacation lakes. The Whitefish Chain of Lakes is a set of 14 interconnected lakes and situated between the communities of Crosslake, Pequot Lakes/Jenkins and Pine River.
It's legendary in Minnesota and especially on the Whitefish Chain- walleye dinners! But every once in a while you'll find that on your visit to the chain, you can't fish walleye because the season has ended. And fishermen know and love the shore lunch, but in case you find yourself…Read more
It's true- the second-largest St. Patrick's Day Parade in the entire state of Minnesota is held right in Crosslake, a stone's throw from the shores of the Whitefish Chain. This year the parade is on Saturday, March 18, and once again the town is expected to swell from its 2,000-person…Read more
St. Patrick's Day is such a big celebration here on the Whitefish Chain that we start the celebration ahead of time. Crosslake's St. Patrick's Day Parade, which will be March 18, is the second largest St. Patrick's Day parade in the state. It's a day when the town with a…Read more
Check out the tasty s'more menu items available around the Whitefish Chain of Lakes Region.