Brainerd Lakes Area, Minnesota, Resorts, Restaurants

Time to Relax on Mille Lacs | Appeldoorn’s Sunset Bay Resort

There was a time when the idea of a grand resort and gathering place on Mille Lacs Lake was just a seed of an idea to Chuck and Marilyn Appeldoorn. As business owners and residents of the Twin Cities/Metro area, this ambitious couple dreamed of owning a resort where families could experience summer activities, excellent… Read More Time to Relax on Mille Lacs | Appeldoorn’s Sunset Bay Resort

Brainerd Lakes Area, Minnesota, Summer

Up North Summer Fun | Let’s Celebrate Paul Bunyan Day!

Paul Bunyan is one of the best-known heroes in American folklore. He is also a highly recognizable legend in the Land of Up North. This legendary lumberjack (and his faithful companion Babe the Blue Ox) starred in many of the “tall tales” told in the Midwest during the 1800s. According to the stories, Bunyan was… Read More Up North Summer Fun | Let’s Celebrate Paul Bunyan Day!