One of the wackiest Northern Minnesota traditions returns on March 2 to beautiful Big Sandy Lake just north of McGregor, MN. The annual “Golf On Ice” tournament will be hosted yet again this year at Big Sandy Lodge & Resort, one of the coziest Northern Minnesota resorts. Our warmer-than-usual winter has golfers aching to hit the links for a round of golf at nearby Minnesota National Golf Course.
Surprisingly, we’re only two months from the most romantic day of the year. Valentine’s Day (February 14) is the perfect opportunity to treat the love of your life to a spontaneous escape into the peaceful Northern Minnesota wilderness. There’s something genuinely romantic about a stroll under falling snow, fireplace snuggles, and a homecooked candlelit dinner.
Snow continues to fall here in Northern Minnesota, a sign that Mother Nature wants us to begin the highly-anticipated snowmobile season early. Big Sandy Lodge & Resort is located on a tranquil lake in the countryside near McGregor, MN, making us a premier snowmobiling getaway for families, groups, and couples alike. Snowmobiling in Minnesota is a pastime that has quickly grown and evolved since the first true snowmobile was invented in the mid-1930s.
Couples are always looking for a fresh spot for their next romantic winter getaway. Whether you’re hoping for a weekend of exhilarating snowmobiling, classic Northern Minnesota relaxation, or absolute privacy, Big Sandy Lodge & Resort has romantic accommodations to suit couples of all kinds. It’s not easy finding perfect romantic getaways in MN, but the cozy, beautiful, and quiet nature of winter always brings sweethearts closer together.
Time is running out for a colorful fall fishing adventure on serene Big Sandy Lake, a historical body of water that covers 6,526 acres. An autumn escape to the Northwoods isn’t complete without a week-long stay at one of the premier Minnesota fishing lodges: Big Sandy Lodge & Resort. We offer affordable, immaculate, and peaceful accommodations north of the quaint village of McGregor.
The kids are back in the school which means fall is fast approaching here in tranquil Northern Minnesota. Although the rousing summer months have come and passed, everyone’s favorite cozy season is nearly here! Autumn brings pumpkin spice lattes, hayrides, apple picking, harvest festivals, and, of course, the breathtaking blend of fall foliage in our vast wilderness.
Recite your heartfelt vows on the banks of the azure blue Big Sandy Lake with the natural fragrance of the surrounding coniferous trees. If you’ve ever visited McGregor MN, then you know why it’s a truly magical place: effortless serenity, genuinely friendly neighbors, a vast wilderness, and alluring lakewater. Take the stress out of planning a Northern Minnesota wedding by choosing Big Sandy Lodge & Resort.
While tourists do flock Big Sandy Lodge & Resort for non-stop lake and outdoor adventure, that doesn’t mean you won’t discover some of the best coffee, breakfast, pizza, and mouthwatering seafood and steak in northern Minnesota. Our beautiful lake paradise is home to the area’s best dining experience: the Bear’s Den Sports Bar. We’re also within a short drive from the area’s best coffee shop, lunch stops, McGregor restaurants, and late-night drinks.
Plan a late summer or fall golf getaway to Minnesota’s Northwoods at Big Sandy Lodge & Resort. Our slice of Big Sandy Lake paradise is a scenic four-mile drive from one of the best golf courses in the Midwest: the Minnesota National Golf Course. This quintessential 27-hole northern Minnesota course is a golfer’s dream with pristine greens, freshwater ponds, valley vistas, and lush woodlands.
When people think of nightlife, they think of loud music and rowdy parties, but at Big Sandy Lodge and Resort, we have a different idea of nightlife. At our Big Sandy beach resort MN, we are known for being a family-friendly place where everyone can enjoy all that our lodge has to offer. Whether it be in the daylight or at night, we have a variety of wonderful activities the everyone from the young to the old can take part in together.