Park Rapids Minnesota

Park Rapids Minnesota features the quaint charm of a small town, while offering all the advanced technologies offered in a bigger city. Park Rapids is an enchanting resort town in North Central Minnesota. Families vacationing in Park Rapids love the area's shops, art galleries and restaurants. It's beautiful pristine lakes, including Long Lake, golf courses, fishing and water sports and spectacular sunsets make Park Rapids, Minnesota the perfect place for you to enjoy your family vacation. The Park Rapids, Minnesota area is considered the gateway to Itasca State ParkL and the Headwaters of the Mighty Mississippi River with more than 32,000 acres to explore.


The town is a 3,276 resident community and features 6.0 square miles of land. The nearest city with a population of 50,000+ is St. Cloud, MN which is 112 miles to the south of Park Rapids. Minneapolis Minnesota is 182 miles south of Park Rapids.

Nearest cities to Park Rapids are Menahga, MN (11.9 miles), Nevis, MN (14.9 miles), Sebeka, MN (20.2 miles), Akeley, MN (23.2 miles), Pine Point, MN (23.6 miles), Bluffton, MN (33.4 miles), Wadena, MN (33.6 miles), Walker, MN (34.9 miles). Another nearby community includes Bemidji.

Park Rapids is very diverse area, with many different plant, bird, fish, and animal species. Making it a great place for your family vacation. Fishing, boating, hiking, bird watching and just relaxing are what visitors like most about vacationing in Park Rapids. Plan on attending one of the many festivals in the Park Rapids area.

The Festivals include;

*Paul Bunyan Days - Held in June at the town of Akeley
*Musky Days - Held in Nevis, Minnesota in the month of July
*Blueberry Festival - Held in July at Lake George
*Great Pumpkin Patch Festival - Park Rapids in September

When considering your next Minnesota Family vacation make sure to include the Park Rapids, Minnesota area. We have everything you need for a memorable family vacation. Timberlane Resort has Minnesota Cabin accommodations to fit all your vacation needs.

Timberlane Resort P.O. Box 168 Park Rapids, MN 56470
218-732-8489 800-662-0262