Cedar Rapids Lodge Amenities

Guests at Cedar Rapids Lodge will enjoy the beautiful, heated swimming pool and a sandy beach.

The beach area is a gradual sandy slope to Medicine Lake and is ideal for swimming. The kids will spend hours on the playground which includes a pirate ship and playhouse. Other recreational activities include horseshoes, tetherball, volleyball, shuffleboard, basketball, carpetball, gaga ball, and disc golf.

We have some great amenities for the water too!

Available for guest use are paddle boats, canoes, kayaks, and paddle boards. Looking for some more highspeed fun? Rent one of our pontoons or boats for the day. We also have a 1/4-mile nature trail populated by elves and critters for the kids to find. Our location is an excellent area for biking, walking, and rollerblading.

Heated Pool with rainbow at Cedar Rapids Lodge

Heated Pool

Looking for a warmer way to partake in swimming? Check out Cedar Rapids Lodge’s heated swimming pool. A perfect option for the whole family to make a splash!

Pirate Ship Playground at Cedar Rapids Lodge

Pirate Ship Playground

Kids absolutely love spending time on the pirate ship playground and in the playhouse. Let their imaginations wander while they play on our large outdoor playground fit for all ages.

Pontoon Rentals at Cedar Rapids Lodge

Cedar Rapids Lodge Marina – Rentals

At Cedar Rapids Lodge, we offer excellent fishing. Medicine Lake features walleye, northern, bluegill, crappie, and largemouth bass. The wildlife is fabulous! Feel like a spur of the moment relaxing pontoon cruise or fishing trip? Cedar Rapids Lodge has boat, and pontoon rental available at the marina.

Guest Fishing at Cedar Rapids Lodge near Bemidji, Minnesota


Fall is a spectacular time of year with all the color and quiet solitude of the north woods. We offer great fall fishing packages for groups and couples. Relax and enjoy the fall foliage while fishing for walleyes and bass in the morning and hunting for grouse in the afternoon. Ducks, geese, and deer are also plentiful for a local hunter or camera enthusiast.

Elfun Trail at Cedar Rapids Lodge

Nature Trail

If you are looking for a great, safe place, to go for a walk check out the nature trail. Enjoy a 10-15 minute walk while spending time in nature looking for the elves on our 1/4-mile nature trail. This is a great location for local wildlife photography as well.

Paul and Babe in Bemidji MN

Other Area Attractions

Other area attractions include Itasca State Park, Bemidji State Park, Paul Bunyan Playhouse, local movie theatres, Blackduck Woodcarvers Festival, Art in the Park, Paul and Babe Park, four golf courses and numerous restaurants.