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Family-Friendly Activities in Cuyuna Lakes

Planning a family getaway to Cuyuna Lakes? You’re in for a treat! The area offers a wide range of activities that are perfect for families with children of all ages. From outdoor adventures to educational experiences, there’s something for everyone. Here are some top family-friendly activities to enjoy during your stay.

1. Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Trails

Whether your family is new to mountain biking or seasoned riders, the Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Trails offer something for everyone. With trails ranging from beginner to advanced, you can spend the day exploring the beautiful landscapes and enjoying a thrilling ride. Don’t forget to bring your helmets and plenty of water!

2. Fishing on Serpent Lake

Introduce your kids to the joys of fishing at Serpent Lake. With its calm waters and abundant fish, it’s an ideal spot for young anglers. Pack a picnic and spend the day fishing, swimming, and relaxing by the water. Remember to check local fishing regulations and obtain the necessary permits.

3. Croft Mine Historical Park

Take a step back in time at Croft Mine Historical Park. This park offers a fascinating look into the area’s mining history with a replica underground mine, interpretive displays, and walking trails. It’s an educational and fun experience that will captivate both kids and adults.

4. Kayaking and Paddleboarding

Explore the serene waters of the Cuyuna Lakes area by kayak or paddleboard. Rentals are available at various locations, and the calm lakes provide a safe and enjoyable experience for families. It’s a great way to see wildlife and enjoy the natural beauty of the region.

5. Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area

Spend a day at the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area, where you can hike, bike, fish, and picnic. The park features numerous trails that are suitable for families, as well as picnic areas and playgrounds. It’s a perfect spot for a family day out.

6. Hallett Community Center

On days when the weather isn’t cooperating, head to the Hallett Community Center in Crosby. The center offers an ice rink, swimming pool, and fitness facilities. It’s a great place to burn off some energy and enjoy some indoor fun.

7. Local Parks and Playgrounds

The Cuyuna Lakes area is home to several parks and playgrounds where kids can run, play, and explore. Crosby Memorial Park, for example, offers a playground, beach area, and picnic spots. It’s a great place to relax and let the kids enjoy some free playtime.

8. Geocaching Adventures

Turn your family hike into a treasure hunt with geocaching. There are many geocaches hidden throughout the Cuyuna Lakes area. It’s a fun and exciting way to explore the outdoors and keep kids engaged.

9. Local Festivals and Events

Check the local calendar for family-friendly festivals and events happening during your stay. From summer concerts and farmers markets to winter holiday celebrations, there’s always something fun happening in the community.

10. Visit Cuyuna Lakes Stay

After a day of adventure, return to Cuyuna Lakes Stay for a cozy and comfortable rest. Our family-friendly accommodations and convenient location make it easy to enjoy all that the Cuyuna Lakes area has to offer. Book your stay with us today and start planning your family adventure!

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    Pet Policy

    When booking a stay with pets at Cuyuna Lakes Stay, you must call the hotel to add your pets to your reservation.

    Pets must not weigh more than 80 pounds.

    You must provide your pets vaccination records if asked for them.

    The hotel will charge additional 25% of the room rate for your pet stay.

    You will be held financially responsible for pet damage to your room.

    Pets may be left unattended in your room, but must be in a crate or pet carrier.

    Pets must be on a leash whenever they are out of your room.

    If you receive two (2) noise complaints you will be asked to leave. (No refunds)

    You must pick up after where ever your pet goes potty. You must have your own potty bags, we do not provide them.

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