Stay near the Best Things to Do in Baxter
The Country Inn & Suites provides you with easy access to downtown Baxter and the best shopping, dining and nightlife of Brainerd Lakes. If you enjoy the outdoors, be sure to visit White Sand Lake and Crow Wing State Park. Racing enthusiasts can enjoy the excitement at Brainerd International Raceway, and traveling families can spend the day enjoying the rides at Paul Bunyan Land. For a look at local history, visit the Crow Wing Historical Society's three-story museum.
Nearby attractions include:
- Fishing Hall of Fame (1 mile)
Spend a day exploring all things fishing at this attraction that features a free kids' fishing pond, classes and games. Don't miss the exhibits about Minnesota's fishing heritage and angling legends.
Phone: +1 (218) 828-1736
- Crow Wing Historical Society (2.1 miles)
This museum features a variety of exhibits detailing the area's history, including displays dedicated to the lumber, railroad and mining industries. Visitors can also explore an early 1900s home.
Phone: +1 (218) 829-3268
- Crow Wing State Park (2.5 miles)
Enjoy the outdoors along 18 miles of hiking trails or go canoeing and experience the scenic views at this state park. It is also home to the historic Crow Wing town site.
Phone: +1 (218) 825-3075
- Brainerd International Raceway (3.7 miles)
Experience the thrills of a drag or road race at this three-mile track.
Phone: +1 (866) 444-4455
- White Sand Lake (6 miles)
If you're looking for a spot for boating, fishing, waterskiing or swimming, visit this lake located on State Highway 210.
- Paul Bunyan Land at This Old Farm Pioneer Village (6.2 miles)
Located in nearby Brainerd, this is a great place for some family fun. Let the kids enjoy 28 rides and attractions, plus the 30-building Pioneer Village and vintage farm machinery.
Phone: +1 (218) 764-2524
- Ski Gull (8.4 miles)
Hit the slopes and enjoy downhill skiing and snowboarding on the 13 thrilling runs at Ski Gull.
Phone: +1 (218) 963-4353