Hotel in Baxter near Downtown and Brainerd Lakes
Conveniently located near downtown and the shopping, dining and nightlife of Brainerd Lakes, the Country Inn & Suites hotel in Baxter makes it easy for guests to enjoy all that the area has to offer. Spend a day outdoors at White Sand Lake and Crow Wing state parks, or if thrills are more your speed, visit Brainerd International Raceway for some exciting drag racing. There's plenty of family fun and rides nearby at Paul Bunyan Land, and history buffs appreciate the Crow Wing Historical Society's three-story museum, housing exhibits on the area's history in lumber, railroads and mining.
Attractions nearby include:
- Fishing Hall of Fame (1 mile)
Offering plenty to see and do, the Fishing Hall of Fun features a free kids' fishing pond, classes, games and exhibits about Minnesota's fishing heritage and angling legends.
Phone: +1 (218) 828-1736
- Crow Wing Historical Society (2.1 miles)
History buffs find plenty to explore in this museum's three floors of exhibits, including a display of the lumber, railroad and mining industries. The site also features an early 1900s home and a research library.
Phone: +1 (218) 829-3268
- Crow Wing State Park (2.5 miles)
Home to 18 miles of hiking trails, canoeing, scenic views and the historic Crow Wing town site, this park is the perfect place to enjoy the outdoors.
Phone: +1 (218) 825-3075
- Brainerd International Raceway (3.7 miles)
For thrills and edge-of-your-seat action, visit this three-mile track for drag and road racing.
Phone: +1 (866) 444-4455
- White Sand Lake (6 miles)
Located on State Highway 210, White Sand Lake offers boating, fishing, waterskiing and swimming.
- Paul Bunyan Land at This Old Farm Pioneer Village (6.2 miles)
Make a quick trip to nearby Brainerd for family fun at this attraction. Your kids can enjoy 28 amusement rides and attractions, a 30-building Pioneer Village and vintage farm machinery.
Phone: +1 (218) 764-2524
- Ski Gull (8.4 miles)
If you love winter sports, don't miss the downhill skiing, snowboarding and tubing on this attraction's 13 thrilling runs.
Phone: +1 (218) 963-4353