Tourist Attractions in Brainerd, MN

Brainerd, one of the largest cities in Minnesota, is home to around 13,500 residents. It was originally inhabited by the Ojibwe until European settlers came in 1805. In modern times, the city has been developed into a commercial and residential area and occupies both sides of the Mississipi River although most of it is located in the eastern side. The city of Brainerd has long been considered as Minnesota’s Playground. Although there are relatively few lakes found within the city, there are over 450 lakes within a 25-mile radius, especially in the northern part. The city offers kayaking, fishing, swimming, tubing, canoeing and other water recreational activities. Those who would like to stay on land can also enjoy the Paul Bunyan State Trail, Safari North Wildlife Park or the Northland Arboretum. Brainerd is also a major tourist destination mainly because of the Brainerd International Raceway, which hosts several races and a national drag racing meet every August.

There are 3 tourist attractions found in Brainerd, MN. This is 1% of all tourist attractions listed in Minnesota. The major types of tourist attractions listed here are amusement parks and museums. You may find a list of all categories of Brainerd attractions on this page. Click on a category to find all attractions of Brainerd of that type.

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