Family-Friendly Journey to Gull Lake

When you’re looking for an amazing spot to take the family for a fun getaway, look no further than beautiful Gull Lake! This Minnesota spot is a vacationer’s paradise, with a plethora of fun activities for families to enjoy. Check out some of the offerings, and have fun planning your family-friendly journey to Gull Lake!

Fun on the Water

In summertime, the lake is the place to be! Whether the kids are big or small, they’ll want to have some fun lake time during your stay. Little ones will enjoy splashing around in the shallows and playing on the sand, while older kids might want to try their hand at kayaking or paddleboarding. For the whole family to get out on the water, your best bet is to rent one of our awesome tritoon boats; with plenty of comfy seats, a great sound system, and maximum stability on the water, this is an easy way to spend a fun lake day the whole family will always remember!

Go for a Ride

While you can always enjoy a hike on the trails near Gull Lake, sometimes kids just want to travel a bit faster than their feet can carry them. You’ve got some fun options around here, no matter how you like to ride! Families who enjoy riding bikes will want to hop onto the Paul Bunyan Trail, Minnesota’s longest bike path. With 120 paved miles to explore, winding through forests and around beautiful lakes, it’s hard to beat this one! For those who prefer to travel at a horse’s pace, take a trail ride with Outback Stables around the picturesque Pillsbury State Forest.

Fun Parks Galore

There are so many family-centered destinations near Gull Lake, your family might have a hard time deciding which ones to visit! Water lovers will enjoy the slides, pools, and hot tubs at the Nisswa Family Fun Center, while pirate enthusiasts won’t want to miss the themed Pirate’s Cove mini golf course and the adjacent Billy Bones Go-Kart Raceway. Fans of classic theme park rides will enjoy a visit to Paul Bunyan Land, a staple in the area, where the giant animatronic Paul Bunyan will mysteriously greet you by name. Finally, animal lovers have a special treat in store with a visit to Safari North, a unique interactive zoo where visitors can ride camels, feed giraffes, and talk to parrots! Warning: your children won’t want to leave!

Get ready for an amazing family journey to Gull Lake!