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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Amazing Reasons to Take Your Children Fishing

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,
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Five Reasons to Book Your Summer Vacation at Eagle Ridge

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
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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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Thank You for an Amazing Year!

Thank You for a Great Summer on Gull Lake! The beautiful scenery on Gull Lake is changing, which means fall is in the air. As we wrap up another gorgeous summer at Eagle Ridge Resort, we want to thank all the guests who have made Eagle Ridge their family vacation resort. What we enjoy most
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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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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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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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