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Address: 17553 State Highway 18, Brainerd, MN 56401-5401
Phone Number: +1 218-764-2524
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30 years later-still a lot of fun

Went to Paul Bunyan land today with my son, daughter-in-law and my 2 granddaughters and had a great time! For the admission price we went on a boatload of rides, some I hadn't... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Esko, Minnesota, Usa
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Esko, Minnesota, Usa
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went to Paul Bunyan land today with my son, daughter-in-law and my 2 granddaughters and had a great time! For the admission price we went on a boatload of rides, some I hadn't been on since I was much younger and toured the Pioneer village, remembering that some of those things I actually grew up with. My 11 year old... More 

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Thank eskoldy
Baxter, Minnesota
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Surprised that this got so many good reviews. The admission price is $20 per person (unless you are a senior). So, a family of two parents with 3 kids will pay a whopping $100. The amusement park is, well, a bit odd and peculiar. It is reminiscent of amusement parks from the 70’s - and that’s not a bad thing... More 

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Thank Esteban1968
St.Paul, Minnesota
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838 reviews
269 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Like many others, I can hear perhaps 30 years ago with our 5-6 year olds, when it was located in Baxter. It's dramatically different now - but still strongly recommended for families with youngsters ages 2 or 3 to between 12 and 14. There is a $20/person charge, except that seniors over 55 pay $17. Children under 2 are free,... More 

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Thank Seniordad
Bloomington, mn
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So, there's Paul--an enormous lumberjack (25 ft.?) who addresses your kids by name, then banters with them and you take photos with him. Then there's a dozen or so old carnival rides which seem to never have lines--you ride as much as you want. And there are also a couple "one-of-a-kind" mining attractions that my kids loved. The's a petting... More 

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2 Thank claycodc
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has carnival type rides. The kids really enjoy the rides. We have a 2 and a 7 year old. The thing is, half of the rides aren't going. The workers go from operating one ride to the next, so none of them are going all the time, which can be a little frustrating. We were there on a... More 

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1 Thank jodimae38
Farmington, Minnesota
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The kids liked it well enough. I don't believe their prices reflect the quality of the experience however. Several times we had to wait for an attendant to come over and open/operate the ride. When you're spending 80 bucks to get in, you'd expect to have it a little more well staffed. Especially on a prime summer weekend. The rides... More 

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2 Thank Ryan S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I attended Paul Bunyan Land with my Daughter and Grandchildren on Sunday. We enjoyed the rides and the petting zoo, however the biggest surprise was the farm; it was like a small village with so many donated antiques and buildings, absolutely incredible and worth every penny. It is just beyond the petting zoo. I honestly don't think many people are... More 

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1 Thank Mike-Kathy H
Michigan
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50 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped here for a couple of hours as part of a cross-country road trip with our family of 8 (6 kids ages 4-14). A bit pricey, but the kids had a blast on the mostly carnival-style rides and attractions. Family-owned and operated. We all had fun with the super-size Paul Bunyan as soon as you enter the park, who greeted... More 

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1 Thank Stefanie G
Titusville, Florida
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Something for everyone from 2 years old and up. Good value... Definitely try the donuts; you can even take them with you on the little train! Rock climbing wall is challenging but rewarding. Not every ride has an attendant but if you stand by it, one will come over and start it for you. Very friendly, laid back staff. Petting... More 

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3 Thank Kathy32780
Duluth, Minnesota
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Went this past week with my 4 and 6 year old grand children, they LOVED it!! Lots of nice rides for little ones and petting zoo and some other cool attractions. We spent around 4 or 5 hours there and totally got our moneys worth!! they are a little short staffed it seemed since on person was in charge of... More 

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