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Address: 8001 Pine Beach Peninsula, Brainerd, MN 56401
Phone Number: 800-642-5363
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Description: Fifteen-mile long lake whose surrounding area is connected to various...
Fifteen-mile long lake whose surrounding area is connected to various restaurants and accommodations.
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There is something magical about Gull Lake.

Miles of shoreline - pristine wilderness to lakefront mansions. But always a north woods feel and aroma.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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jgjacksonmn
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Miles of shoreline - pristine wilderness to lakefront mansions. But always a north woods feel and aroma.

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Minneapolis, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Our resort was situated on Gull Lake. Lots of boating, fishing and swimming during the year. Many different types of resorts and eateries are present plus several golf courses. And a small airstrip for those who want to come via plane.

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St.Paul, Minnesota
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160 attraction reviews
285 helpful votes 285 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This is a prime vacation/tourist area, about 15 minutes northwest of Brainerd, Mn. There are many ways to spent time and money in and around the lake. Some of Minnesotans most expensive resorts and finest golf courses are on the south side of the lake (ie Maddens & Craguns), or the North side (Grand View Lodge). There are many restaurants... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Nice lake but too bad about the zebra mussels. Hope they find a way to get rid of them. It was fun to see all the resorts & houses on the lake.

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Las Vegas nv
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I should of known from the day we called for a Pontoon boat and wave runner for July 27that things were not going to go well with this place ..Melissa tried to talk us out of the wave runner saying the pontoon should be enough for our Family..earlier she said it would be a 1000.00 deposit and then change her... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We have a family reunion every year on Gull lake and never miss an opportunity to take a pontoon ride on BIG, Gull lake. Lots to see and do on the lake form fishing, water-skiing you name it. We love to cruise along the lake shore an dream about which giant house we will retire in. It's a big lake... More 

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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I love Gull Lake. Go during the week to avoid crowds. The restaraunts on the lake are all worth stopping at. Stop by Lakes Fun Rental to rent a pontoon and spend a whole day of fun swimming in the bays, snacking, and enjoying the sun.

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Los Angeles, California
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72 reviews 72 reviews
72 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

I don't think it's a very big view that you could hangout for a whole day, but if several lakes in a row would be better. But if you own a property beside the lake, that's another story

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Brainerd, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

This is a great lake for boaters. Be sure to take a map because you could get lost. There are many bays off this lake. You can take channels that lead to other lakes. Lake gets very rough during storms and windy days. There are areas where you will find many boats anchored and people swimming.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I are 'camping' in Pequot Lakes for the remainder of the summer. Last Sunday afternoon was a picture perfect day for boating, so we called around and found a pontoon that was available at Boats and Beyond which is right on the lake. We have been in the Brainerd Lakes area several times and had driven by... More 

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