The lakes area in Brainerd is celebrated for its population of highly rated and illustrious courses - producing one of the premier golf destinations in North America. Within this great Minnesota city guests are truly blessed with the option to stay and play at Craguns Resort, with the Dutch's Legacy and Bobby’s Legacy courses, or experience a golf trail around the stunning lake region. Our top picks are the Classic Course at Madden's and the Pines Course at Grand View Lodge.
Located just two hours north of Minneapolis is the charming city of Brainerd. Cragun’s Resort on Gull Lake is the ideal place to set up camp in the area. It is home to two exceptional 18-hole course as well as a reversible 9-hole par 3 layout. The jewel in the crown is Dutch’s Legacy. Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr, the course plays around the majestic Stephens Lake. It’s sister course, Bobby’s Legacy, was named after the aforementioned designer. Featuring elevated tees and split fairways, it is bound to leave a lasting impression.