Eagle Ridge Resort Blog

Why a Trip to Gull Lake is Better than Disney World

Friday, June 16, 2017

Vacations give families and friends the chance to escape their everyday lives to relax and rejuvenate in a peaceful, cherished location. Often, families choose to spend their trip in well-known destinations like Disney World, paying high prices for family fun.

Amazing Reasons to Take Your Children Fishing

Monday, April 24, 2017

Your kids aren’t going to be little forever, so you should take the opportunity to spend time with them as often as you can. One of the best ways to do this is by taking your child or your children fishing. In the state of Minnesota, June 9 through June 11 is Take-A-Kid Fishing Weekend, and it offers parents and older siblings a chance to connect with their kids and younger brothers or sisters by taking them to fish. You don’t have to wait for this fishing weekend to go out and cast lines, however – there’s plenty of reasons to take your kids fishing at other times of the year, too. Let’s explore some of the reasons why you and your anglers-in-training should grab the poles and head to the water. 

Get a Birdie or an Eagle – On the Links, That Is!

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Are you interested in getting a birdie or an eagle while spending time at Eagle Ridge Resort? We’re not talking about birdwatching – we are talking about spending a couple of blissful days on a pristine golf course. Eagle Ridge Resort is the perfect getaway spot for golf lovers. In addition to tons of other activities in the Bemidji area, Eagle Ridge Resort is also surrounded by premium golfing options. Check out some of our favorites below. 

Five Reasons to Book Your Summer Vacation at Eagle Ridge

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Now that the holidays are over and the new year is here, it’s time to start thinking ahead – far ahead to what you’ll be doing this year for your summer getaway. Fresh out of ideas? Not to worry, Eagle Ridge Resort is always an option! Here are five great reasons to book your summer vacation at Eagle Ridge.

Think Outside the Box this Holiday Season!

Thursday, December 01, 2016

The best things aren’t things. Some of the most memorable and meaningful gifts simply can’t be wrapped up and confined to a space under the tree. If you’re looking for the perfect gift for your family, book a summer vacation at Eagle Ridge Resort and get ready to create memories that will bring your family closer together. As a Minnesota Family Fishing Resort, here is our “gift guide” of experiences your family will receive with their vacation -- no gift wrap necessary! 

Bald Eagles Brave Minnesota Winter

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

If you’ve visited Eagle Ridge Resort before, you would’ve run into our full-term guests: a pair of bald eagles and their eaglets. Previous owners named the resort when they saw two magnificent bald eagles nesting in a tall white pine right by cabin six. The eagle, which serves as a symbol for our country and freedom, soon became a symbol for the resort.

Thank You for an Amazing Year!

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Thank You for a Great Summer on Gull Lake! 

Five Fun Family-friendly Fall Activities

Friday, September 09, 2016

September is one of our favorite times of year at Eagle Ridge Resort. The air is getting more crisp, the leaves are beginning to change color, and the mosquitos are dying off! The signs of fall in the Minnesota Northwoods are all around us. School may have started for your kids, but there is still a surplus of things to do in Bemidji and the surrounding areas. 

Bemidji & Blackduck August Fishing Report

Monday, August 29, 2016

August Fishing Report 

3 Easy Ways to Cook Walleye On Your Minnesota Resort Vacation

Friday, August 12, 2016

Walleye has been the Minnesota state fish since 1965. It has also been the main course of many memorable meals served in various settings, from Minnesota fishing resort campfires to fine dining restaurants.