Creating the Best Minnesota Family Vacations

As Minnesota’s original family resort, we know how to create those special family moments and memories that last a lifetime.

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Ruttger's Luxury Lakeside Cottage

Lodging for Your Family

Ruttger’s has the perfect lodging accommodations and comforts to meet all of your family’s vacation needs!

Surrounded by nature, enjoy a classic Northwoods lodge experience or stay in our premium villas with stunning views of Bay Lake.Our newest Luxury Lakeside Cottages complete with cozy fireplaces and a bunk room for all the kids will undoubtedly become a family favorite.

Endless Family Activities

Against the beautiful backdrop of Bay Lake, your family will experience everything northern Minnesota has to offer!

From exhilarating outdoor recreation on the water, jet-skiing, boating, fishing, paddleboarding, and tubing to the pickleball and tennis courts, lawn games, live music, and bonfire and s’mores nights, Ruttger’s has something every family member will love!

Note that some of the activities at the resort are seasonal. Please contact us to confirm that certain activities or amenities will be available during your stay.
Jack's 18 golf course


Play Ruttger's scenic Jack's 18 Golf Course that's enjoyable for all skills levels.

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Marina Rentals

Pontoons, Jet Skis, sailboats, kayaks, canoes, paddle boards and fishing boats are available for your family to rent.

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Dine Together at Ruttger's

We have three incredible onsite dining options for your family and the beloved Auntie M’s brimming with giant, gooey cinnamon rolls and delicious ice cream.

Need Help Planning Your Stay?

To ensure you get the most out of your Ruttger’s experience we’ve created the ultimate vacation checklist.

Vacation Checklist
How to Plan Your Ruttger’s Vacation
Specials & Packages

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