Recreation & Rentals

The Brainerd Lakes Area's Whitefish Chain Region offers the classic Minnesota vacation experience — sandy beaches, clear waters, and breath-taking views. And, winter even offers great family fun. But, vacation can be educational, too. Or adventurous. Crosslake, Pequot Lakes/Jenkins and Pine River house a treasure of entertainment options for vacationing families.

Don't forget to snap some shots of the kids with all the Paul Bunyan statues around the area!



Bike Rentals

Crosslake Bikes
Business Name: Crosslake Bikes
Business Category:
36037 Co Rd 66
Crosslake, MN 56442
(218) 692-4532

Bike rack with eight rental bikes secured by electronic locks and internet connectivity, located outside of Holly's Hair and Nail Care in Crosslake. Read a story

Easy Riders Bicycle and Sportshop
Business Category:
415 Washington St,
Brainerd
218-829-5516

Bicycle sales and service, and recreational rentals. Summer rec rentals: skateboards, rollerblades, bikes, canoes, kayaks. Winter rec rentals: ice skates, snow shoes, snowboards, cross country skis

Wind Water and Wheels
Business Name: Wind Water and Wheels
Business Category:
36420 County Road 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-1200

Sales and rental of kayaks, bikes and paddleboards.

The Pine Patch
Business Name: The Pine Patch
Business Category:
34283 County Rd 3
Crosslake
218-821-3028
Cycle Path & Paddle
Business Name: Cycle Path & Paddle
Business Category:
115 3rd Ave. SW
Crosby
(218) 545-4545
Trailblazer Bikes
Business Name: Trailblazer Bikes
Business Category:
25336 Smiley Rd.
Nisswa
(218) 829-8542

Rental, sales and service of bikes, tandems, recumbents, child trailers and tag-alongs.

Boat Rentals

Bertha Boatworks
Business Name: Bertha Boatworks
Business Category:
6846 Cty Rd 16
Pequot Lakes
(218) 543-4100

Pontoon rentals; boat, wake board & ski rentals. Boat sales and service. Bertha Boatworks, a leader in boat sales and service on the Whitefish Chain since 1977. Located on the shores of Minnesota's premier recreational lake, the Whitefish Chain of Lakes.

Dave’s Sportland Rentals
Business Category:
5029 Cty Rd 13
Nisswa
(218) 963-2401

Pontoon, ski boat and Personal Watercraft rentals. Dave's Sportland Rental in Nisswa, Minnesota provides you with the tools for an exciting summer vacation!

Easy Riders Bicycle & Sportshop
Business Category:
415 Washington St
Brainerd
(218) 829-5516

Easy Riders offers rental equipment for your enjoyment, whether you're a visitor or resident in the area. We have the following equipment available: Bikes, Canoes, Kayaks, Ice Skates, Cross-Country Skis, Snowshoes, Rollerblades.

Seaberg Motor Sports
Business Name: Seaberg Motor Sports
Business Category:
36160 Co Rd 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-2345

Crosslake MN’s location to rent Seadoo Jet Skis and Yamaha Wave Runners: one, two and three person machines for the day, days, week or longer.

Crosslake Rental
Business Name: Crosslake Rental
Business Category:
34550 County Road 3
Crosslake
(218) 692-7368

Rental of pontoon boat and jet skis. We deliver and launch for you! All rentals include appropriate personal flotation devices.

Al’s Marine
Business Name: Al’s Marine
Business Category:
36685 Cty Rd 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-3752

Water and snow recreational products. Half, full and multi-day pontoon rentals. Also houses full-service shop, retail store and boat sales. Yamaha snowmobile sales, service and rental.

Cycle Path & Paddle
Business Name: Cycle Path & Paddle
Business Category:
115 3rd Ave. SW
Crosby
(218) 545-4545

Rent a canoe or kayak and paddle on area lakes, rivers and mine pit lakes. Equipment transportation is available to any area location.

Lake Fun Rentals
Business Name: Lake Fun Rentals
Business Category:
7993 Interlachen Road
Nisswa
(218) 961-0000

Lake Fun Rentals offers some of the finest quality Jet Ski, Pontoon, Boat and Fishing Pontoon rentals in the Brainerd Lakes Area.

Boats & Beyond Rentals
Business Name: Boats & Beyond Rentals
Business Category:
4758 County Road 77
Nisswa
(218) 963-7700

Rents pontoons, competition ski/wakeboard boats, fishing boats, ski boats, CraigCats (compact boat) and jetskis (Personal Watercraft). Also rents ice houses and snowmobiles.

Your Boat Club
Business Name: Your Boat Club
Business Category:
36624 Cty Rd 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-3850

Formerly the Bait Box Marina. Rents pontoons, houseboats, fishing boats, canoes, outboard motors and personal watercraft. Full-service bait shop.

The Dock Shop
Business Name: The Dock Shop
Business Category:
3256 Pine Tree Street
Jenkins
218-568-5553

Docks & Lifts | Cabin Care | Boat Storage

Ice Fish House Rentals

Heath’s Resort
Business Name: Heath’s Resort
Business Category:
(218) 587-2286
Todd’s Guide Service
Business Name: Todd’s Guide Service
Business Category:
(218) 821-8812
Walleyedan
Business Name: Walleyedan
Business Category:
(218) 839-5598
Boats & Beyond Rentals
Business Name: Boats & Beyond Rentals
Business Category:
4758 County Road 77
Nisswa
(218) 963-7700

Rents pontoons, competition ski/wakeboard boats, fishing boats, ski boats, CraigCats (compact boat) and jetskis (Personal Watercraft). Also rents ice houses and snowmobiles.

Brainerd Guide Service
Business Name: Brainerd Guide Service
Business Category:
(218) 825-8965

Snowmobile Rentals

Boats & Beyond Rentals
Business Name: Boats & Beyond Rentals
Business Category:
4758 County Road 77
Nisswa
(218) 963-7700

Rents pontoons, competition ski/wakeboard boats, fishing boats, ski boats, CraigCats (compact boat) and jetskis (Personal Watercraft). Also rents ice houses and snowmobiles.

Seaberg Motor Sports
Business Name: Seaberg Motor Sports
Business Category:
36160 Co Rd 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-2345
SPR Motorsports
Business Name: SPR Motorsports
Business Category:
29240 State HWY 371
Pequot Lakes
(218) 568-4853

Fishing Guides

S&W Guide Service
Business Name: S&W Guide Service
Business Category:
(218) 829-7010

S & W Bait is home to the S & W Guide Service which has over 4 decades of fishing experience. S & W fishing guides are known as being some of the top fishing guides in the Brainerd area.

Royal’s Fishing Guide Service
Business Category:
(218) 829-6672

Royal fishes all species of fish in 40 different lakes within a 30 mile radius of Brainerd including Gull Lake and Mille Lacs Lake. He has a special emphasis on walleye fishing, bass fishing, northern fishing and muskie fishing.

Todd’s Guide Service
Business Name: Todd’s Guide Service
Business Category:
(218) 821-8812

Todd learned is walleye fishing skills while working for the legendary Marv Koep and his Nisswa fishing guides.

Brainerd Guide Service
Business Name: Brainerd Guide Service
Business Category:
(218) 825-8965

We've been the number #1 ranked service for Brainerd fishing guides for the past 20+ years. Our reputation for excellence earned us an exclusive home a one of Minnesota's largest resorts.

Walleyedan
Business Name: Walleyedan
Business Category:
(218) 839-5598

Brainerd Fishing Guide Service Sponsored by Mills Fleet Farm. Book a fishing trip, find fishing reports, tips and equipment recommendations.

The Hot Spot Bait & Tackle
Business Category:
(218) 961-0850

At The Hot Spot Bait & Tackle we've got everything you need to stock up on before heading out to the lake. We're here to serve the Nisswa Lakes area with a family atmosphere centered around fishing.

Tim Anderson’s Big Fish Hunt
Business Category:
(218) 232-6067

Specializing in Giant Musky Hunts on Lake Mille Lacs, and the surrounding Brainerd Minnesota area Lakes.

Anglers North Guide Service
Business Category:
(218) 831-0267

We are on the water several times each week throughout the season, to bring you the latest hot action on several different species of fish. We specialize in lakes and rivers in one of the finest fishing and recreational areas in the Midwest.

Nisswa Guides League
Business Name: Nisswa Guides League
Business Category:
(218) 963-2547

Our league provides you with some of the best fishing guides in the Brainerd Lakes Area with over 300 years of guiding experience.

Fishing Bait

Speed Stop BP Gas
Business Name: Speed Stop BP Gas
Business Category: ,
30713 MN 371
Pequot Lakes
(218) 568-8640
Station 371
Business Name: Station 371
Business Category:
Hwy 371
Pine River
(218) 587-4700
The Hot Spot Bait & Tackle
Business Category:
North Star Lane
Nisswa
(218) 961-0850
S&W Bait
Business Name: S&W Bait
Business Category:
18900 State Highway 371
Brainerd
(218) 829-7010

S & W Bait has all the supplies you need for your fishing experience in the Brainerd Lakes Area. S & W Bait carries night crawlers, leeches by the pound and a variety of minnows including the best supply in the area of the all important Redtails.

A-Pine Plaza
Business Name: A-Pine Plaza
Business Category: ,
33039 Old Highway 371
Jenkins
(218) 568-8323

We maintain a large selection of high-quality minnows, leeches, worms, baitfish and nightcrawlers. Fishing tackle and lures are also available.

Oasis Sport Shop
Business Name: Oasis Sport Shop
Business Category:
30671 State Hwy 371
Pequot Lakes
(218) 568-4426
Holiday of Crosslake
Business Name: Holiday of Crosslake
Business Category:
35610 County Road 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-2708
Moonlite Square
Business Name: Moonlite Square
Business Category:
37735 Co Rd 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-2998
BTR Outdoors
Business Name: BTR Outdoors
Business Category: ,
36414 County Road 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-2248

Bait & tackle and more. Outdoor equipment store. Rentals. Read a story

Bait Box Marina
Business Name: Bait Box Marina
Business Category:
36624 Cty Rd 66
Crosslake
(218) 692-3850

Rents pontoons, houseboats, fishing boats, canoes, outboard motors and personal watercraft. Full-service bait shop.

Horseback Riding

Outback Trail Rides
Business Name: Outback Trail Rides
Business Category:
12210 Pillsbury Forest Road SW,
Pillager
(218) 746-3990
Benvelle Equestrian Center
Business Category:
4828 Tree Farm Rd
Pequot Lakes
(218) 568-4826
Little Pine Livery Co
Business Name: Little Pine Livery Co
Business Category:
15024 Wilderness Trail
Crosslake
(218) 692-2974
Discover Horse
Business Name: Discover Horse
Business Category:
Brainerd
(218) 232-2495
Pine River Riding Stable
Business Category:
Cty Rd 2 W
Pine River
(218) 587-5807
Spirit Horse Center
Business Name: Spirit Horse Center
Business Category:
8386 50th Ave.
Brainerd
(218) 825-4944

Ice Skating

Breezy Point Sports Arena
Business Category:
7370 Cty Rd 11
Breezy Point
(218) 562-5678
Crosslake Ice Skating Rink
Business Category:
(218) 692-4271
Nisswa Park Ice Skating Rink
Business Category:
(218) 963-3931
Pine River Ice Skating Rink
Business Category:
(218) 587-2338

Mini Golf

Dark Moon Mega Mini Golf & Whistling Wolf Mini Golf
Business Category:
35878 County Road 3
Crosslake
(218) 692-7888
Wildwedge Golf, Mini Golf & Maze
Business Category:
32792 Paul Bunyan Trail Dr
Pequot Lakes
(218) 568-6995