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

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
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Think Outside the Box this Holiday Season!

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
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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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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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The Lost 40 SNA, Untouched Natural Beauty in Minnesota

How A Mapmaker’s Mistake Created A Miracle November, 1882. Josiah A. King and his three-man crew were sent on a mission up north to survey the lands of Minnesota’s north woods. However, Josiah mistakenly marked Coddington Lake about a half mile further northwest than where it actually lies. This caused acres of land to be
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5 Spring Birds to see in Northern Minnesota

A few years ago one of our resort guests, an Ornithologist, identified 70 different species of birds at our resort! We thought you might like to come see some. We always knew we had a great bird population up here on Gull Lake, but it was pretty cool to hear from an expert. The list
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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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