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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 17, 2024 09:00AM to 11:00AM
Cragun's Activities, Family, Sports & Recreation
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Pickleball Social

Jun 17, 2024 - Jun 17, 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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Loon and Lakes Festival

Jun 20, 2024 09:00AM to 08:00PM
Education, Family, Festivals & Fairs
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Loon and Lakes Festival

Jun 20, 2024 - Jun 22, 2024

Join the National Loon Center in celebrating Minnesota's treasured loons and lakes with a weekend of fun events at the first annual Minnesota Loons & Lakes Festival in Crosslake!

In addition to enjoying an Eco-Expo featuring statewide loon and lake-loving organizations, visitors can pick up "nice" Minnesota gifts at a Northwoods-themed art market, throw a line in the water during the Bobber Blast Fishing Derby, join fun floats and paddling events, and find family-friendly activities on the Crosslake Town Square. Stay tuned for a more detailed schedule of featured events in the coming weeks.

Click here to see event Schedule/details:https://www.nationallooncenter.org/loons-lakes-festival/ 

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Happy Hour Live Music Cruise

Jun 20, 2024 07:00PM to 09:00PM
Cragun's Activities, Gull Lake Cruises
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Happy Hour Live Music Cruise

Jun 20, 2024 - Jun 20, 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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Aquatic Yoga

Jun 21, 2024 10:00AM to 11:00AM
Cragun's Activities, Family, Sports & Recreation
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Aquatic Yoga

Jun 21, 2024 - Jun 21, 2024
Namaste with us at our outdoor pool for Aquatic Yoga. Classes are included in your Rec Pass or is $15/person. Our yoga instructor will get your day started peacefully and set the tone for the day.
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Lunch Cruise

Jun 21, 2024 11:30AM to 01:00PM
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Lunch Cruise

Jun 21, 2024 - Jun 21, 2024
Come enjoy a beautiful 1.5 hour lunch cruise on the waters of one of the most popular lakes in Central Minnesota. A Gull Lake Cruises lunch features sandwiches, fresh salad, fresh fruit, and chips along with a homemade cookie or bar. Beverages are available for purchase along with a full bar aboard the North Star.

Adults: $40
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.

Pontoon Rides

Jun 21, 2024 06:00PM to 08:00PM
Cragun's Activities, Family
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Pontoon Rides

Jun 21, 2024 - Jun 21, 2024
Join Us for a cruise around Steamboat Bay. Sign-ups are required

Intro to Golf Clinic

Jun 22, 2024 11:00AM to 12:00PM
Education, Family, Sports & Recreation
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Intro to Golf Clinic

Jun 22, 2024 - Jun 22, 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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Marina Activities

Jun 23, 2024 08:00AM to 03:00PM
Cragun's Activities, Family, Sports & Recreation
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Marina Activities

Jun 23, 2024 - Jun 29, 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.
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Summer Activities

Jun 23, 2024 09:00AM to 06:00PM
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Summer Activities

Jun 23, 2024 - Jun 29, 2024
Come experience all the amazing activities at Cragun's Resort with our endless recreation activities.