There is no shortage of activities in the area surrounding Pikedale Lodge. Whether you’re looking for adventure, relaxation, entertainment, family fun or outdoor past times you will find it either at our lodge or a short drive away. If you’re looking for a day adventure, a drive to the Itasca State Park will definitely be memorable. We are happy to point our guests to the spots they’re looking for.

  • Turtle Races

    The famous Longville Turtle Races have been enjoyed by all ages for the last 38 years. Food, games and even a hula-hoop contest. Get a bite from the food trucks or stop in for pizza and ice cream at Frosty’s. The event is held every Wednesday afternoon from June through August on Main Street in Longville. (12 miles)

  • Restaurants & Shops

    There are several unique shops and restaurants, and flea markets and pop up shops, in the Longville and Walker areas.

  • Golfing

    Try a round on some of the most scenic natural courses in Minnesota.

    Tianna Country Club – 18 hole (20 miles)
    LongBow Golf Club – 18 hole (25 miles)

  • Itasca State Park

    Established in 1891, Itasca State Park is Minnesota’s oldest park. Today, the park totals more than 32,000 acres and includes more than 100 lakes. Walk across the mighty Mississippi as it starts its winding journey 2,552 miles to the Gulf of Mexico. Explore Wilderness Drive past the 2,000-acre Wilderness Sanctuary, one of Minnesota’s seven National Natural Landmarks.

  • Trails

    Hundred of miles of trails can be explored in the area including The Paul Bunyan Trail and Heartland Trail, which intersect in Walker. Also try the Lake Country Scenic Byway or North Country Trail. The Chippewa National Forest has maps available for their scenic nature trails and ATV/OHV trails. Enjoy scenic drives and snowmobiling, ATVing, biking, and hiking.

  • Movie Theater

    Catch a movie, and rent a party room or VIP room at Bear Pause Theater in Hackensack. (24 miles)

  • Casino

    Try your luck or take in a great show at Northern Lights Casino. (12 miles)

  • Moondance

    Moondance Jam is the largest classic rock festival in the nation held July 19th-21st. If country is your thing check out Jammin’ Country held June 14th-17th. Moondance Events hosts fun activities on-site including live music and beer and wine tasting. (10 miles)

  • Airport

    Fly directly into Longville or take a scenic trip during your stay at the Longville Airport. (11 miles)

  • Sport Shooting

    Sporting clays, trap, skeet, rifle, pistol and archery range, nestled among eighty wooded acres at Northstar Shooting Sports Club. Enjoy their nice clubhouse, with handicap facilities and a full kitchen. Check out their special events. (26 miles)

  • Sailing

    Sail beautiful Leech Lake on a classic vessel with Sailing Daze sailing charters. (23 miles)

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