The Northern Lights Resort is the perfect getaway for families who want to have a relaxing trip where they get to enjoy the outdoors with modern comforts. There are a total of 12 rental lodges and lake cabins for guests to choose from, some of which allow pets. The lodges vary in size, and are designed to comfortably fit four to six guests. Each has a rustic feel, gorgeous views, bedrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, dining rooms, living room, and more. The Fireside Lodge is the most spacious and sleeps 16 guests.
Some lodges have grills, picnic tables, fire pits, and private docks. While staying at Northern Lights, you can rent a boat, have fun on the floating water park for kids, go fishing, or borrow a mountain bike. In addition you can relax on the private beach, play beach volleyball, ride a hydrobike, watch satellite TV, go hiking, play lawn games, take advantage of Wi-Fi, relax in the sauna or with a book from the library. There is no restaurant on site, but occasional social events with snacks take place in the Aurora Room. Cabins start at $150 per night.
10179 Bay Club Road, Kabetogama, MN 56669, Phone: 800-318-7023
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