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Biking

Central Lakes Trail
(55 mile paved biking/walking, Fergus Falls to Osakis)
http://www.centrallakestrail.com
[email protected]
Fergus Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau
(800) 726-8959

Galloping Goose Bike Rental
112 E Main – Professional Building
Battle Lake, Minnesota 56515
Phone(218) 731-7181
Email [email protected]

 

Glendalough State Park Bike Trail
Twelve mile paved 10 foot wide, non-motorized path
click here for video

Lakes Area Bike Club
www.lakesareabikeclub.com
[email protected]
Pat Puetz
(218) 334-8441

Bird Watching

Pine To Prairie Birding Trail
www.mnbirdtrail.com

Birding Hotline
 (800) 433-1888

Glendalough State Park
website

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Camping

Glendalough State Park
(From Battle Lake: 1.5 miles north on Hwy. 78 & 1.8 miles east on Co. Hwy 16)
25590 Whitetail Lane
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/glendalough/index.html
(218) 864-0110
Bike Trail 

Ottertail Lake Camp Ground
27404 Blarney Trail
Battle Lake, MN 56515
DeForest Malmstrom, Jr.
(218) 864-5848

Sunset Beach Resort & Campground
(West Battle Lake)
42502 240th Street
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.sunsetbeachresort.net
[email protected]
Scott & Cathy Olson
(218) 583-2750
(888) 583-2750

Glendalough State Park

(From Battle Lake: 1.5 miles north on Hwy. 78 & 1.8 miles east on Co. Hwy 16)
24869 Whitetail Lane
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/glendalough/index.htm
(218) 864-0110

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Fishing (License, etc.)

Ben’s Bait
21600 State Hwy 78
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.bensbaitshopmn.com
Ben & Josie Stich
(218) 864-5596

Koep’s Clitherall Corner
21136 County Hwy 5
Clitherall MN 56524
(218) 864-8731

Fishing Guides

Meister Guide Service
www.meisterguideservice.com
[email protected]
Ross Hagemeister
(218) 495-3140
(877) 540-6087

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Golf

Balmoral Golf Course
(18 holes~Voted by Golf Digest as one of Minnesota’s “Best Places to Play”)
28294 Hwy 78
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.golfbalmoral.com
[email protected]
John & Karen Young
(218) 864-5414
(800) 943-2077

Balmoral North Par 3 & Driving Range
28402 Hwy 78
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.balmoralnorthpar3.com
(218) 864-5447

Oakwood Golf Course
(9 holes over 2,940 yards with a par of 36)
47420 County Road 16
Henning MN 56551
(218) 583-2127

Pebble Lake Golf Course
(18 holes offer challenges, yet playability for golfers of all skill levels)
1918 Pebble Lake Golf Drive
Fergus Falls MN 56537
[email protected]
playpebblelake.com
(218) 736-7404

Perham Lakeside Golf Club
(27 holes of championship golf, Mulligan’s Pub & Eatery )
2727 – 450th Street
Perham MN 56573
www.perhamlakeside.com
(218) 346-6070

Stalker Lake Golf Course
15786 Golf Course Road
Dalton, MN 56324
[email protected]
www.stalkerlakegc.com
Steve Wolff
(218) 589-8591

Thumper Pond
300 Thumper Lodge Rd.
Ottertail, MN 56571
www.thumperpond.com
[email protected]
(218) 367-2000
(877) 294-7981

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Hiking

Glendalough State Park
(From Battle Lake: 1.5 miles north on Hwy. 78 & 1.8 miles east on Co. Hwy 16)
24869 Whitetail Lane
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/glendalough/index.html
(218) 864-0110

Inspiration Peak State Wayside Park
(1/4 Mile Hike To Top. 2nd Highest Point In Minnesota) – Managed by Lake Carlos State Park
West of Urbank On County Hwy 38
www.co.ottertail.mn.us/inspirationpeak

Maplewood State Park
39721 Park Entrance Road
Pelican Rapids MN 56572
http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/maplewood/index.html
(218) 863-8383

Horse Back Riding

Red Horse Ranch, Inc.
(Rodeos, Heated Arena, Boarding, Event Space to Rent)
22671 County Hwy 10
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
www.redhorserancharena.com
[email protected]
(218) 736-3000

Shady Oak Riding Stable
40927 County Highway 128
Battle Lake, MN 56515
(218) 367-2699

Silver Sage Guest Ranch
15381 410th Avenue
Clitherall, MN 56537
www.silversagemn.com
[email protected]
(218) 864-8007

 

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Hunting (License, etc.)

Ben’s Bait
21600 State Hwy 78
Battle Lake, MN 56515
www.bensbaitshopmn.com
Ben & Josie Stich
(218) 864-5596

Koep’s Clitherall Corner
21136 County Hwy 5
Clitherall, MN 56524
(218) 864-8731

Viking Valley Hunt Club
(Skeet Shooting, Pheasant Hunts, Etc.)
36209 County Road 126
Ashby, MN  56309
www.vikingvalleyhuntclub.com

Les & Carol Bench
(218) 747-2121

 

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Ice Skating

Battle Lake Ice Rink
Outdoor Rink Located East Of Fire Station (Seasonal)

Fergus Falls Community Ice Arena
340 Friberg Avenue
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 332-5800

Sailing

Woodlawn Resort
(Blanche Lake)
40080 Blanche Creek Road
Battle Lake, MN 56515
www.woodlawnresort.com
[email protected]
Bud & Phyllis Narvesen
(218) 864-5389
(800) 823-5389

Sleigh/Hay Rides

Cupkie Christmas Village
43550 Country Highway 14
Richville, MN 56576
www.christmastreevillage.com
(218) 346-6164

Shady Oak Riding Stable
40927 County Highway 128
Battle Lake, MN 56515
(218) 367-2699

Silver Sage Guest Ranch
15381 410th Avenue
Clitherall, MN 56524
www.silversagemn.com
[email protected]
(218) 864-8007

Ande’s Tower Hills
4505 Andes Road SW
Kensington, MN 56343
www.andestowerhills.com
(320) 965-2455

Glendalough State Park
(From Battle Lake: 1.5 miles north on Hwy. 78 & 1.8 miles east on Co. Hwy 16)
24869 Whitetail Lane
Battle Lake, MN 56515
www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/glendalough/index.html
(218) 864-0110

Spidahl’s Cross Country Skiing
26002 County Hwy 22
Erhard, MN 56534
www.skigaard.com
(218) 736-5097

Snowmobiling

Otter Country Trail Association Snowmobile Club
Box 911
Fergus Falls MN 56537
[email protected]
(218) 736-5097

Swimming Tubing

PACC – Perham Area Community Center
(Indoor Public Pools)
620 3rd Avenue South East
Perham, MN 56573
(218) 346-7222

YMCA – Fergus Falls
(Indoor Public Pools)
1164 Friberg Avenue N.
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 739-4489

 

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Water Parks

Arrowwood Resort
2100 Arrowwood Lane North West
Alexandria, MN 56308
http://www.arrowwoodresort.com
(320) 762-0133

Thumper Pond – Northern Hideaway Indoor Waterpark
(18 holes, driving range, restaurant, water park, one of Minnesota’s best golf resorts)
300 Thumper Lodge Rd.
Ottertail MN 56571
www.thumperpond.com
[email protected]
(218) 367-2000
(877) 294-7981

Parks

Battle Lake Community Pier
(Across From Halverson Park – Temporary Boat Parking and Fishing)

Halverson Park
(Picnic Area)
Lake Avenue / Hwy 78 North
Battle Lake MN 56515

Community Park
Lions Shelter, Veterans Memorial and Public Beach
(Picnic, Horseshoe, Playground Equipment, Tennis Court, Swimming Beach – No Life Guard)
Lakeshore Drive
Battle Lake MN 56515

Rail Road Park
Lake Avenue / Hwy 78 & Hwy 83
Battle Lake MN 56515

Sand Bay Park
(Swimming Area)
Dunton Street East
Battle Lake MN 56515

Amor Park
(Otter Tail Lake)
El Dorado Beach Road
Battle Lake MN 56515

Eagle Lake Park
(Eagle Lake)
Eagle Lake Road
Battle Lake MN 56515

Phelps Mill Park
29035 Country Hwy 45
Underwood MN 56586
www.co.otter-tail.mn.us/phelpsmill
(218) 826-6159

Wayside Park
(Otter Tail Lake)
Hwy 78
Otter Tail MN 56571
Glendalough State Park
(From Battle Lake: 1.5 miles north on Hwy. 78 & 1.8 miles east on Co. Hwy 16)
24869 Whitetail Lane
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/glendalough/index.html
(218) 864-0110

Inspiration Peak State Wayside Park
(1/4 Mile Hike To Top. 2nd Highest Point In Minnesota. Managed by Lake Carlos State Park)
West of Urbank On County Hwy 38
www.co.ottertail.mn.us/inspirationpeak

Maplewood State Park
39721 Park Entrance Road
Pelican Rapids MN 56572
www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/maplewood/index.html
(218) 863-8383

Public Access
Public Access is located adjacent to the public beach on Lake Shore Drive

State wide lake look-up
1 – Input lake name and Public Access is located adjacent to the public beach on Lake Shore Drive Enter / Return; 2 – On resulting page, locate “RecreationCompass”; 3 – Select “Go”
www.dnr.state.mn.us/lakefind

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Sports Rentals
Boat Rentals (Most Resorts Rent Boats)

Glendalough State Park
(From Battle Lake: 1.5 miles north on Hwy. 78 & 1.8 miles east on Co. Hwy 16)
24869 Whitetail Lane
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/glendalough/index.html
(218) 864-0110

North Battle Lake Marine
23394 Highway 78
www.nblmarine.com
Battle Lake MN 56515
(218) 862-5530

Sand Bay Resort
405 North Washington
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.sandbayresort.com
(218) 864-5244

Sheldon’s Car Care
35398 County Highway 1
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.advanced-sales.com
(800) 823-5389
(218) 495-2811

Woodlawn Resort
40080 Blanche Creek Road
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.woodlawnresort.com
[email protected]
Bud & Phyllis Narvesen
(218) 864-5389
(800) 823-5389

Jet Ski Rentals (Comes with a trailer)

Advanced Docks and Lifts
(Located at Sheldon’s Car Care)
35398 County Highway 1
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.advanced-sales.com
(218) 495-2811

The Lodge on Otter Tail Lake
28543 County Highway 145
Battle Lake MN 56515
www.yourresort.com
[email protected]
Paul & Debbie Ness
(218) 495-2954
(800) 334-3679

Walking Trails

Central Lakes Trail
Fergus Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau
(55 mile paved biking/walking, Fergus Falls to Osakis)
www.visitfergusfalls.com
(800) 726-8959
(218) 332-5425

Yoga

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