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Attractions & Activities

2019 Antique Snowmobile Rendezvous is Saturday

[caption id="attachment_6455" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo courtesy of the Pequot Lakes Brush Pilots Facebook page[/caption] This Friday and Saturday, Jan. 18-19, will be the 25th annual Antique Snowmobile Rendezvous at Trailside Park in Pequot Lakes. At the Rendezvous you'll be able to see all kinds of snowmobiles- whether they're improvised and unrefined, rare antique sleds from…
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Skate the Day Away

There are so many great ways to enjoy the Whitefish Chain Area in the wintertime, from snowmobiling to cross country skiing to snowshoeing. Today, though, we want to focus on ice skating, an activity that's fun for just about any age as well as accessible and inexpensive. Several of the towns around the Whitefish Chain…
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Mini Golf is Mega Fun!

[caption id="attachment_7010" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Pictured is one of the many fun holes at Wildwedge Mini Golf in Jenkins.[/caption] Putting around on the small greens of mini golf is a popular activity that, while known for being small, is big fun for the entire family. Around the Whitefish Chain of Lakes in beautiful Minnesota there are…
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Pristine Fun at Paul Bunyan Land

When children enter Paul Bunyan Land, they're greeted by Paul himself- all 26 feet tall of him- and greeted by name! The giant Paul Bunyan statue that "magically" knows children's names is iconic to Paul Bunyan Land.¬†Located south of the Whitefish Chain in Brainerd, Paul Bunyan Land is a local attraction that has captivated guests…
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Spend the day at Brainerd International Raceway

Smell the burning nitro, hear and feel the loud engines, and see the mind-boggling speed. Even if you're not a "car person," Whitefish Chain locals will tell you that a trip to Brainerd International Raceway (BIR) is a ton of fun and well worth the trip. If you're unfamiliar, Brainerd International Raceway is located just…
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See the Ski Loons, and other fun events this week

[caption id="attachment_6973" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A shot from the 2015 Brainerd Ski Loons show. Photo by Kate Perkins[/caption] Have you ever seen a water skiing pyramid? Where the skiers are stacked on top of one another and flying across the lake? You can see this and a lot more at a Brainerd Ski Loons show, coming…
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Concerts, Movies and Grandstands, Oh My!

[caption id="attachment_6933" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A scene from the Crosslake Outdoor Concert Series[/caption] The fun never quits on the Whitefish Chain, especially when it comes to summer evenings. As summer heats up here in the north, so does our event calendar. This week we're featuring several evening activities to enjoy with the whole family. Summertime Concert…
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Weekly Summertime Fun

[caption id="attachment_4300" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Duck Races in Pine River are held every Friday![/caption] Whenever you plan to visit the Whitefish Chain this summer, there are several weekly events that are held throughout the summer. Your family will love the Whitefish Chain's summer traditions! Big Fun Tuesdays When: Every Tuesday beginning June 19 from 1-3 p.m.…
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Generation After Generation Enjoys the Whitefish Chain

  A testament to the appeal of the Whitefish Chain and quality of its accommodations is the fact that families have been coming to the area for generations- and continue to pass the tradition on to their children. It's practically a given on the Chain that no matter which resort you ask, they've had guests…
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Fun for Everyone on Fishing Opener

  Whether you're an avid angler or not, you'll find there's plenty of fun to be had on and around the Whitefish Chain during this year's fishing opener. Roughly half a million anglers take to the water on fishing opener, according to the MN DNR, and in our (very unbiased) opinion, the Whitefish Chain is…
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