Family Fun at Lost Acres Resort in Northern MN

There are so many things to do during your Minnesota lake vacation at Lost Acres Resort and in the surrounding area. If you want a fishing vacation, Kitchi Lake and the 8 connected lakes offer a wide variety of trophy and panfish. We have a playground for the kids, a swimming beach, paddle boats, kayaks, canoes, water toys, wooded trails to walk, a sand volleyball court, video games, a well stocked library, board games and horseshoes to make this the perfect family resort. The grounds are spacious so large group activities are possible. Lawn games such as croquet, Bocci Ball and bean bag games are provided at no cost for more family fun. The Bemidji, Blackduck, and Cass Lake communities offer many fun events, festivals, shopping, and activities. See the chamber links on our home page for specific information.

Fishing - Cass Lake Chain of Lakes

Kitchi Lake is one of the best kept fishing secrets in northern Minnesota. The lake provides water access to all the best known lakes on the Mississippi chain, including Cass Lake. This provides access to thousands of acres of great fishing. Walleye, Perch, Northern, Muskie, Crappie, Bass and Panfish are abundant.

Hunting - Chippewa National Forest

Our resort is located in the beautiful Chippewa National Forest, which provides easy access to thousands of acres of public land for deer, grouse, and bear hunting. The abundance of wild rice on the connecting rivers is also very attractive to migrating ducks and other waterfowl.

Fourth of July

July 4th is a really fun week at Lost Acres Resort. We have kids activities everyday of the week including nature scavenger hunts, medallion hunt, little boat races, big bubble making, and crafts for kids. On the 4th we have a parade around the resort and the golf carts and 4-wheelers are decorated for the occasion. It is not unusual to see a water balloon emerge during the parade and there’s plenty of candy being thrown too. Young and old participate or enjoying watching and seeing the decorative carts. We also have a potluck picnic followed by a bean bag competition each year. And, to finish the celebration we have our own fireworks show. It is a very festive time at the resort.

ATVs in Northern MN

The area has many wonderful scenic ATV trails. If you are looking to enjoy the scenery, to experience nature, or to get away from the usual demands of life, our resort offers a great experience for ATV enthusiasts.

Biking Trails Near Bemidji, Minnesota

There are several great biking trails in the area. Bemidji State Park, the Heartland Trail and the Cass Lake trail are within 20 miles of the resort.

Family Reunions and Weddings

Our spacious grounds, cabin and camping facilities make us a favorite choice for family reunions and weddings. Plus, we have a 20X40 ft tent to rent.

Golf Courses Near Bemidji, MN

There are several great golf courses near Bemidji MN and Lost Acres Resort. We have a complete listing of area golf courses and phone numbers to schedule tee times in our welcome books in each cabin.

Fun & Local Attractions

Lost Acres is the premier resort to spend your Fourth of July holiday. We celebrate the Fourth with a kiddie parade, a resort picnic and fireworks display. There are nearby casinos and great shopping in Bemidji, Walker and Park Rapids. Local celebrations occur throughout the year such as Moondance Jam, Moondance Country festival, Eelpout festival, Fourth of July Festival, Blackduck Woodcarvers Festival, Blackduck Blues Festival, the Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival, and many arts and craft fairs. Enjoy water sports, campfires, watching the Northern Lights as well as fishing and hunting on your Minnesota lake vacation. We are located only 10 miles from the nationally recognized Concordia Language Villages. Bemidji's event center, the Sanford Center, hosts hockey games, concerts and many other fun events. There are several excellent golf courses nearby. Itasca State Park creates a fun day trip from the resort and Bemidji State Park is about 10 miles from the resort. Our resort is located just off the Ladyslipper Scenic Byway which offers walking trails full of ladyslipper viewing.

Children sitting at the lake
Child riding on a paddle boat
Riding a boat
4th of July grand marshalls
Riding a boat
Holding a large muskie
A family reunion photo
Kids riding on on a paddleboat