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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

I've been going here since they opened in the 70's. It is the best x cty ski resort in MN. Family owned, once you come, you feel like you are part of the family. The snow cover can be terrible all over the state but you come here in the winter and it is snow paradise. They manage to catch... More 

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Fort Dodge, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We stayed at Maplelag resort for the weekend of my cousin's wedding and had a magnificent time! There was so much to do to keep our kids busy, and it was a beautiful rustic cabin that we got to stay in! Everything was well maintained and kept very clean! We were worried about the shared cabins, but everyone is so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Perfect getaway for all ages. It was our first time cross country skiing and definitely not our last! The staff were all very kind and helpful. We stayed in a cozy caboose and ate wonderful home cooked meals each day. Definitely a family tradition in the making!

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Minnesota
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

As one of the hosts of an annual Fall scrapbooking retreat at Maplelag over the last 15 years, I can truly say that the Richards family and staff are what make this special resort stand apart from all others! From the food prepared from scratch with the freshest ingredients (wonderfully accommodating to special dietary needs) to the great accommodations (with... More 

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MaplelagResort, Owner at Maplelag, responded to this review

Thanks for the wonderful, detailed review but most importantly your 15 years of visits to Maplelag. It has been a pleasure to serve you each year and we look forward to the next 15! More 

Bloomington, Minnesota
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Our annual scrapbooking weekend celebrated its 15th year anniversary at Maplelag this past weekend. Every year we enjoy the wonderful accommodations and staff who make up the unique experience that is essence of Maplelag. The food is always plentiful and simply scrumptious. Along with the bottomless cookie jars and Sunday brunch you can't go wrong with a stay at Maplelag.

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MaplelagResort, Guest Relations Manager at Maplelag, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review and your most recent visit. We are honored to have hosted the scrapbooking retreat for 15 years. Wow! Time flies! It is our pleasure to serve you. We hope to have you again in the future. More 

Moorhead,MN
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

My daughter recently got married here, The staff at Maplelag went way above and beyond for this fabulous weekend wedding. The lodge and the cabins were fantastic. The food which is family style was second to none. We will definitely come back to this awesome resort, This resort in a Nordic ski destination, so if you ski or want to... More 

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MaplelagResort, Guest Relations Manager at Maplelag, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to serve you and your family for your daughter's special day. We hope to have you as a guest again in the future! More 

salt spring island,bc
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We have been to Maplelag several times. Back when the boys were is school we went every winter. This year was a trip down memory lane - only problem was lack of snow but we still skied about 45 km in three days

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MaplelagResort, Owner at Maplelag, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. As always it was great having you as our guest as you "took a trip down memory lane". We are honored to provide experiences for families to remember a lifetime. Thanks for your dedication to visit even in a low snow year. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

My family and I have visited Maplelag a number of times over the course of my life and on every trip we find ourselves leaving with the warmest feeling in our bellies. Maplelag offers an experience that is completely unique. From the incredible antique decorative collections on display in the main lodge to the wonderful care given in grooming the... More 

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MaplelagResort, Owner at Maplelag, responded to this review

Thanks for the most energetic review! Keeping the sauna hot and the hole open in the ice isn't easy in the dead of winter but worth it for guests like yourselves that help make Maplelag a special place. The ginger cookies will always be made from scratch and baked at Maplelag and if we are so fortunate to have you... More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Maplelag is just wonderful if you like to park the car and not get back in until you have to leave. Miles and miles of beautiful cross country ski trails, lovingly maintained, for you to earn your ample and delicious meals. One of the few wood-fired saunas that offers an authentic experience, including a dip in an ice-covered lake if... More 

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MaplelagResort, Owner at Maplelag, responded to this review

Thanks for the nice review and kind words. We appreciate the return visits and hope to have you as a guest in the future. More 

Moorhead, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

If you're ever near Detroit Lakes, MN and you love to xc ski, check out this gem. Great trails, great staff, and a pristine setting. We have not yet stayed there but plan to do so next winter. They also allow mountain biking and we can't wait to get back tor that. This is a Gem.

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MaplelagResort, Public Relations Manager at Maplelag, responded to this review

Thanks for the nice review and your first time visit to Maplelag! We look forward to your return and will do everything possible to make sure it is the best experience possible! More 

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Additional Information about Maplelag

Address: 30501 Maplelag Rd, Callaway, MN 56521-9643
Location: United States > Minnesota > Callaway
Price Range: $250 - $320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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