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Gull Lake Cruises at Cragun's Resort, Brainerd
Cruise Calendar

Upcoming Gull Lake Cruises

Enjoy a day or evening cruise on the North Star on the scenic waters of Gull Lake. This luxury yacht offers delicious cuisine, two bars, and unmatched views of the Brainerd Lakes landscape. Check out the calendar of Gull Lake Cruises, from sightseeing and sunset cruises to gourmet dining and themed adventures. Find the perfect voyage for your Minnesota Northwoods experience.

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Pickleball Social

Jun 24, 2024 09:00AM to 11:00AM
Cragun's Activities, Family, Sports & Recreation
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Pickleball Social

Jun 24, 2024 - Jun 24, 2024

Looking to Learn how to Play Pickleball or need a group to Play with? Join us for our Pickleball Social at our outdoor courts. 
A group of retired area residents regularly play Pickleball on Cragun's dedicated courts every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am to 11am. These players are from 3.5 to 4.25 ranked ability.
All guests are welcome to join in their rotation of play with this group or ask some players to fill in with your group.
If you are new to the growing sport of Pickleball or if you are just looking to do some practice drilling and receive some instruction on the game, they are happy to help!
As a bonus you may also learn what it's like to live in our area as some players can provide you with area history as they are retired business owners and former resort executives. Please come and enjoy the fun.

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Guest Appreciation Party

Jun 24, 2024 04:00PM to 06:00PM
Cragun's Activities, Cragun's Live Music, Family, Live Music
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Guest Appreciation Party

Jun 24, 2024 - Jun 24, 2024

Every Monday we celebrate you, our guests! Thank you for choosing Cragun's as your vacation destination with family and friends. 

We invite you to join us on the South Beach from 4:00 - 6:00pm for live music, recreation activities, complimentary beverages (alcohol & non-alcoholic) and fun!

This is our way of saying THANK YOU!

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Loon Cruise

Jun 25, 2024 09:00AM to 11:00AM
Cragun's Activities, Education, Family
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Loon Cruise

Jun 25, 2024 - Jun 25, 2024
Cragun's Resort has joined up with the National Loon Center out of Crosslake, MN to bring you Loon Cruises. This fun and educational cruise will take you on a loon sighting tour and will teach you all the facts about Minnesota's state bird!
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Minnesota BBQ Cruise

Jun 25, 2024 06:00PM to 08:00PM
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Minnesota BBQ Cruise

Jun 25, 2024 - Jun 25, 2024

When is the last time you went to a BBQ? Better yet, on a boat? Enjoy a relaxing evening with friends and family on beautiful Gull Lake aboard the North Star.

Explore the lake and enjoy a Minnesota BBQ with hot dogs, hamburgers, and more. Beverages are available to purchase during your cruise.

Adults: $45

Children (5-18): $20
Children 4 & under: Free

For local, public guests, book here

For Cragun's guests, book here

Boarding begins 30 minutes from departure.
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Happy Hour Live Music Cruise

Jun 26, 2024 07:00PM to 09:00PM
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Happy Hour Live Music Cruise

Jun 26, 2024 - Jun 26, 2024
Come aboard our Happy Hour Live Music Cruise.

Let loose and cruise on our Happy Hour Live Music Cruise. Take in the iconic Gull Lake sunsets aboard the North Star. We'll be serving light appetizers and drinks available for purchase with special music guests. See you aboard!

Adults: $55
Children (5-18): $25
Children 4 & under: Free

For local, public guests, book here

For Cragun's guests, book here

Boarding begins 30 minutes before departure.
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Loon Cruise

Jun 28, 2024 09:00AM to 11:00AM
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Loon Cruise

Jun 28, 2024 - Jun 28, 2024
Cragun's Resort has joined up with the National Loon Center out of Crosslake, MN to bring you Loon Cruises. This fun and educational cruise will take you on a loon sighting tour and will teach you all the facts about Minnesota's state bird!
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Intro to Golf Clinic

Jun 29, 2024 11:00AM to 12:00PM
Education, Family, Sports & Recreation
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Intro to Golf Clinic

Jun 29, 2024 - Jun 29, 2024
Discover the joy of golf at Cragun's Intro to Golf Clinic, led by the Cragun's experienced golf instructor, David Bakyta. This engaging clinic is perfect for beginners who are eager to learn the fundamentals of the game in a supportive and fun environment. Design for Kids and Families. 
Every Saturday throughout the summer.
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Sightseeing Cruise

Jun 29, 2024 11:00AM to 12:30PM
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Sightseeing Cruise

Jun 29, 2024 - Jun 29, 2024
There is so much to see on Gull Lake from wildlife, beautiful homes, the Minnesota waterscape and you can do it all from the comforts of the North Star. Hop on board for a casual float around Gull Lake. 

Adults: $30
Children (5-18): $20
Children 4 & under: Free

For local, public guests, book here

For Cragun's guests, book here

Boarding begins 30 minutes from departure.
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Marina Activities

Jun 30, 2024 08:00AM to 03:00PM
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Marina Activities

Jun 30, 2024 - Jul 6, 2024
Summer isn't summer unless you're out on the water. Our Marina staff has something for you each day to enjoy Gull Lake.