Things To Do



Here at Lake Emily Resort, we have many outside activities to be enjoyed by all!

With a nice playground, beautiful sandy beach, horseshoe pit, paddle boat, kayak, paddle boards and volleyball court, the possibilities of activities are endless…

*See Amenities Tab  for a more in-depth list of on-site activities.



Within 5 miles-

Sweets N’ Such Candy Store

Emily Greens Golf (Coupons inside Resort Office)

Log Cabin Bar

Red Pine Cookhouse

The Pickled Loon

Emily Meat Market

2 beautiful city parks, with tennis courts and softball/basketball available

Gift shops


Trails through Emily State Forest


Within 15 miles:

Best Mountain Bike Trail System- Cuyuna Lakes Trail System-paved and challenging trails

Bike Rentals/Kayak rentals

Antique shops/Gift shops

Restaurants/ Coffee shops

Ice cream shops

Traditions Mini Golf & Frozen Yogurt – Cuyuna

Whistling Winds Mini Golf – Crosslake

Breweries & Bars


Within 40 miles:

Safari North Wildlife Park & Zoo

Town of Brainerd

Paul Bunyan Land

Nisswa Family Fun Waterpark

Pine River Horse Riding Stables