Area Towns starting with the closest:
Shevlin, Bagley, Itasca State Park, Bemidji
Shevlin: 4 miles away, Population 170:
Alida Country Store: Fantastic General store in Alida (7 miles)
Ter Lee Gardens: Seasonal berry and asparagus picking.
Churches: 2 churches (Clearwater Lutheran & Landstad Free Lutheran)
Bar: 1 bar with pizza (Silver Creek) Guests can purchase ice and off sale liquor here.
Museum: Clearwater County Historical Society Museum
Off Grid Armory: Gun/Ammo sales, shooting range. (13 miles)
**No gas, propane or diesel in Shevlin.
Bagley: 15 miles away, Population 1,400:
Restaurants: A beautiful fine dining restaurant called Fireside Grill, And many more restaurants from pizza to burgers to breakfast!
Gas/Diesel: There are many stations in Bagley, some with 24 hour pumps.
Bait: can be purchsed at the Cenex West of town.
Grocery: There are 2 grocery stores, Kubiaks & Galen's Super Valu
Casinos: Closest one, Bagley Shooting Star 15 minutes away. There are others within 45 miles.
Bowling: The Bowl Inn
Golf: Twin Pines Golf Course
Churches: 8 different churches in town.
Farmers market: Bagley seasonal farmers market.
Annual Events: County Fair
Itasca State Park: 25 minutes away. ITASCA WEBSITE
A great sandy beach with bathrooms and showers, a large playground, the origin of the mighty Mississippi River, a history center, hostel, wonderful souvenir shop and cafeteria, bicycle and hiking trails and the gorgeous Douglas Lodge Restaurant. Additionally, private companies provide bicycle and boat rentals and fantastic ferry boat rides floating around Lake Itasca.
Boat and Bicycle Rentals with Itasca Rentals
Bar & Restaurant: Lobos Bar and Grill
Annual Events: Pioneer Farmer Days August
Character Challenge Course: Ropes and challenge courses. (40 min. away)
Bemidji: 25 minutes away. VISIT BEMIDJI WEBSITE
Old downtown Bemidji filled with shops, restaurants, and attractions, visit Paul Bunyan and Babe at the waterfront. Souvenir shops and antiquing too.
Live Theatre: Chief Theatre & Paul Bunyan Playhouse.
Lake Bemidji State Park Bog Walk
Annual Events: Dragon Boat Festival, Water Carnival, County Fair, Art in the Park, 4th of July Fireworks, & more!
Sanford Convention Center: a multitude of events and shows here.
Restaurants/Stations/Grocery/Shopping: MANY to choose from.
Headwaters Science Center
Movie Theatre: Amigo
Ski: Buena Vista Ski Resort (33 miles away)
The Black Lantern Resort
26844 320th Street
Shevlin, MN 56676
Call Between 10am & 6pm
4 Hours North of the Twin Cities, 25 minutes from Itasca State Park and Bemidji, MN
In the middle of nowhere.