The perfect destination for outdoor recreation
The Lodge is conveniently located at the heart of the Giants Ridge recreation area — home to the best and most diverse selection of outdoor recreation amenities Minnesota has to offer.
In spring, summer and fall, play golf two of the nation’s highest-ranked public golf courses, The Quarry and The Legend at Giants Ridge. Mountain bike on 8 lift-served, gravity-fed trails or enjoy ten miles of scenic, purpose-built MTB single track. Or access 100+miles of the paved Mesabi Trail. Scale the outdoor climbing wall. Bring your kayaks and paddle nearby + pristine Sabin and Wynne Lakes. Or ride your ATV through the state’s only Off-Highway Vehicle Park, featuring 35 miles of off-roading adventure for ATVs, side-by-sides, Jeeps and dirt bikes.
In winter, explore more than 2,000 miles of groomed snowmobile trails, that lead right from our backdoor. Hop on the ski lifts + ski or snowboard 35 of Minnesota’s best alpine runs or glide your way across 60km of cross country ski trails. Trek through the snowy woods on the multiple snowshoe trails here at Giants Ridge. Whatever you choose, it’s all accessible right out our door!