Destination Up North 2016 Up North - Page 8

BRAINERD LAKES AREA 8 • March 2016 Brainerd Lakes Area The Brainerd Lakes Region boasts more than 500 lakes and rivers as well as beautiful parks and forests. It’s a great destination for families with everything from world-class golf to miniature golf, a raceway to a go-kart track, fishing, boating and kayaking, and trails for biking, hiking and running. Great restaurants, great shopping. It’s all here for a couple’s getaway or a family vacation. Weekly events from mid-June to mid-August Photo courtesy Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber include Big Fun Tuesdays in Crosslake, the Turtle Races in Nisswa on Wednesdays, Market in the Park in Pequot Lakes on Thursdays and Duck Races in Pine River on Fridays. Crosslake also hosts a flea market on the third Saturday of each month. Get out of the rat race and do something fun this summer in the Brainerd Lakes area. Season Opener April 30 Racing Every Saturday Night 6:30pm through September 17 Your Dock... A place to make lasting memories Since 1946 Hwy. 371 N. Nisswa, MN 800-322-3525 MAR16 Can’t Miss Events June 4 - Kids Night, 50 Bikes Given Away June 18 - 360 Winged Sprint Night August 20 - Kids Night, 100 Backpacks Given Away August 26 & 27 The Mighty Axe Nationals MAR16