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Address: 8001 Pine Beach Peninsula, Brainerd, MN 56401
Phone Number:
+1 800-642-5363

Fifteen-mile long lake whose surrounding area is connected to various...

Fifteen-mile long lake whose surrounding area is connected to various restaurants and accommodations.

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They have good pizza and good service. It's a laid back atmosphere. The place is always clean. They do a good job keeping the insects out. I will go back when I take a trip to... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Ali M
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

They have good pizza and good service. It's a laid back atmosphere. The place is always clean. They do a good job keeping the insects out. I will go back when I take a trip to Brainerd again.

Thank Ali M
Becker, Minnesota
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401 reviews
121 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I really like this lake because of the variety- of fish, land and resorts and fun things to do in the area. I really appreciate the cleanliness of the lake and we visit each year for the jaycees ice fishing tournament- what a great cause! Gull lake has some spendy resorts but also has places you can stay more reasonable... More 

Thank FamilyDad2013
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1,449 reviews
1,097 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

You can get a wide variety of activities here, from fishing, and is an amazing place, to going to restaurants - at lest six that I know of - to having some fun on the water. A great lake to be.

Thank thor2705
Brainerd, Minnesota
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61 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Gull lake and the establishments on the lake are never a disappointment. With several restaurants to pull up to with a boat you can spend all day on the lake in style. There are many smaller lakes on the Gull Chain where if you're tubing or water skiing that you can get out of the busyness of the main lake.... More 

Thank Patty R
Iron Mountain
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

What an awesome lake...there are so many things to do on gull lake . From fishing or bar hopping gull lake is it. Has over 6 bars on the lake with many great eating establishments as well.

Thank Zondo
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

One of our top lakes within 7 hours of omaha. Very clean, clear and cool even in summer, walleye Dan guides showed us some great fishing, very neat to be able to boat on an lake and see the bottom at same time!

Thank Brandon F
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Need I say more? This lake is packed with panfish. I was able to drop a line into, what seemed like, huge schools of sunnies, small mouth bass and other, good-sized pan fish. Sadly, I didn't spend a lot of time trolling the many drop-offs of this lake, which all seemed packed with fish. Have a depth-finder handy!

Thank armstm02
Blaine, Minnesota
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We rented a pontoon for our extended family and had a great time. Also, it was fun to fish off the dock and our kids had fun going tubing on Gull Lake!

Thank Familyof5Summer2016
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We were looking for a quiet place without it being too boring for my 4 and 7 year olds. This beach is just that. The sand is so smooth and soft and the beach small so we could keep an eye on them without craning our necks too far out. Having said that, it is too small if you are... More 

Thank Linda2608
Brainerd, Minnesota
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Lots of things to do on Gull Lake. Boating, skiing, fishing, tanning, pontooning, being lazy. Bring your own equipment or rent at area resorts/businesses. At the end of your excursion, stop on shore to eat at local restaurants.

Thank janicej713

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