Area Attractions

Attractions in the St. Cloud and surrounding areas:

Golf Courses:

Looking to get out and do some golfing? There are a number of courses that are near the Resort. Use the following link to find golf courses within 25 miles of Kimball: https//www.bestoutings.com/Golf-Courses/Minnesota/Kimball
 

Restaurants:

Pearl Lake Lodge
10600 Co Hwy 8, Kimball, MN 55353
320-398-2588
Pearl Lake Lodge is less than 1/2 mile from the Resort and is an easy walk if you are interested in a night out. They have great daily specials and occasional live music. Use the following link to view the menu: http://pearllakelodge.com/
 
St. Cloud Restaurants
There are many restaurants to choose from in the St. Cloud area. Use the following link for all of the options: http://www.yellowpages.com/saint-cloud-mn/restaurants
 

Library:

Great River Regional Library

1300 W St Germain St

St Cloud, MN 56301

320-650-2500

https://griver.org/locations/st-cloud

Shopping:

Crossroads Center
4101 West Division Street, St. Cloud, MN 56301
320-252-2856
For a list of stores and events at Crossroads Center visit their website at: http://www.crossroadscenter.com/en.html
 

Antiquing:

Annandale shops (Approx 17 miles)

Winery:

Millner Winery
32025 State Hwy 15, Kimball, MN 55353
320-398-2081
Millner Heritage Vineyard & Winery grows nine acres of grapes (about 5,000 vines). Use the following link to learn about tours, tastings and events happening at the winery: http://www.millnerharitage.com/
 

Quarry Park and Nature Preserve:

1802 County Road 137, Waite Park, MN 56387-2071
Quarry Park and Nature Preserve contains 684 acres which is the largest park in the Stearns County system. The park is open year-round and is open from 8:00 am to one-half hour after sunset. What can you find to do at Quarry Park? There are granite reflecting pools, swimming quarries, scientific and natural areas, mountain bike paths, trout fishing, picnic areas, hiking trails, rock climbing, scuba diving and more.
 

Movie Theaters:

Parkwood Cinema
1533 Frontage Road North, Waite Park, MN 56387
320-253-4328
Quarry Cinema
111 MN-23, Cold Springs, MN 56320
320-685-7111
Use the following link to view showtimes: http://www.quarrycinema.com/
 

Biking/Hiking Trails:

Lake Wobegon Trail

The Lake Wobegon Trail is a 46-mile long, 10 foot wide, bituminous surfaced hike-and-bike pathway. The trail, which opened on September 30, 1998, extends through Central MN from the city of St. Joseph to the city of Osakis. To learn more about the trail click on the following link: http://lakewobegontrail.com/

Glacial Lakes Trail

The Glacial Lakes State Trail is located on a former Burlington Northern Railroad grade, and is generally level and accessible. The trail is paved with asphalt for 22 miles between Willmar, Spicer, New London, Hawick, and the Kandiyohi/Stearns County line. An additional 7.5 miles from Roscoe in Stearns County to Cold Spring is also paved.

Family Attractions:

Hemker Park and Zoo
26715 Co Rd 39
Freeport, MN 56331
320-836-2426
Take your family for a walk on the wild side, and experience more than 50 wildlife species from around the world in a semi-natural setting. Our Close Encounters program will get you up close and personal. Pet a penguin, feed the birds in our famous Budgie Buddy House, or get close-up with Cookie, our 10-foot boa constrictor.
 
Summerland Family Fun Park
1050- 28th Ave NE
Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
320-251-0940
Enjoy go-karts, mini golf, waterslide, bumper boats, indy cars, kid kountry, moon walk, batting cages and more.