Why a Trip to Gull Lake is Better than Disney World

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. However, a trip to Gull Lake may be the better choice for you this year.
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Five Fun Family-friendly Fall Activities

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
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Bemidji & Blackduck August Fishing Report

August Fishing Report August 26th, 2016 Walleyes continue to be caught with redtails or crankbaits along the 6- to 12-foot weeds on Lake Bemidji. Gull Lake is producing walleyes on crawlers in 10 to 16 feet, and Walker Brook Lake started giving up bluegills around the shallow lilly pads. Largemouth bass are hitting plastics on
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3 Easy Ways to Cook Walleye On Your Minnesota Resort Vacation

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. Gull Lake is the ultimate hot spot for walleye fishing, and if you are looking for easy ways to cook walleye in
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Family Fishing Vacation: What to bring? (Part 1. Fishing License)

Gull Lake, north of Bemidji, Minnesota, offers great fishing for anglers of all skill levels, due to the variation of depths throughout the lake. Seasoned fishermen can catch a wide variety of species, from walleye to largemouth bass, and kids fishing for the first time can learn quickly and safely on this easily-accessed, medium sized
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2016 Walleye Opener at a Minnesota Fishing Resort

Walleye Opener is the right time for your Minnesota Resort Vacation! The Bemidji area resort vacation season really kicks off with the 2016 Walleye Opener, and Eagle Ridge Resort in Tenstrike is your launch point for Gull Lake, Blackduck Lake, Gilstead Lake, and many more great walleye fishing lakes here in Northern Minnesota. As the
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5 Kid-friendly Activities in Northern Minnesota

Looking for ways to keep your little ones busy while on summer vacation? We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite day-savers. A wise mother once said that tired children are the happiest children. To help you parents achieve this without exhausting yourselves in the process, we have a compiled a short list of
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Crankbaits on Blackduck and Gull lakes

Gear up for fall fishing on Blackduck and Gull lakes. Crankbaits are producing walleyes in 12-15 feet on Blackduck, Gull Lake, and Island lakes. Anglers are also fishing red for fall walleyes. Just a little pro tip from our friends at Timberline Sport-N-Tackle of Blackduck for all you friends of Eagle Ridge Resort! What’s the
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Long Days, Good Fishing

The days are still long and the fishing is still strong. This time of year the water temps are rising, the food is abundant and the fish are in transition. If you can’t find walleye in either the shallows or in the deep end, try looking in transition areas, around structure, and change up your
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