Brainerd Minnesota Lakes area is a regional shopping, industrial, and tourism center. There are many nearby resorts that take advantage of the many nearby lakes including Gull Lake. The Mississippi River flows right through Brainerd with five road/highway bridges and one railroad bridge crossing it. There is also the Paul Bunyan Trail, a bowling alley in Brainerd, Movie theater in Baxter, Amusement Parks in area. Brainerd is also home to one of the Central Lakes College campuses. More in General Info and Business Directory.
Elevator modernization is now in process at the high rise apartment building in Brainerd.
A fall thunderstorm in brainerd Minnesota at about 9 PM October 16, 2016
at 7:33 am there was still a lot of fog in Brainerd
Saturday August 13 2016 Rain slowly comes through from Baxter MN into Brainerd MN while sun is shining. A double rainbow forms with while it is still raining then a sun dog appears before sunset. photo of rainbow with Brainerd water towers court house and high school. Video and still photos by Nathan Steffenson
July 11 -August 6 in Brainerd Minnesota. Footage and stills of Thunderstorms, relay for life, extra train going through, Skiloons, rubber duck race, geese, Crow Wing County fair night and day.
The Mississippi River Trail is Minnesota's first national bicycle route from the headwaters in Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico . The great river road also shares parts of it's route. The kiosk in Kiwanis Park in Brainerd represents the host cities of Brainerd, Crosby, and Aitkin.
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Rod Osterloh, Brainerd Riverfront subcommittee