Things To Do

At The Resort

  • Browse the Gift Shop
  • Fish off the dock or with our resort guide
  • Stroll through the Secret Garden, and learn about the Wishing Well and Bony Knees Bar
  • Write a note to Elf Himself, put it in the Secret Garden mailbox. Get an answer in 24 hrs.
  • Relax on the beach or your cabin deck
  • Make a bonfire
  • Toss some horseshoes
  • Get a volleyball game going
  • Visit with friends
  • Read your favorite books
  • Play ping pong (paddles and ball at Lodge- $1 deposit)
  • Kayaks, canoes, paddleboards
  • Enjoy a sunset

In The Area

  • Dine at one of the many local and family-owned restaurants
  • Golf at more than a dozen nearby courses from garden 9 hole to championship 18’s
  • View the world record sized Paul Bunyan rag doll at the US  Army Corps of Engineers Administration Building’s exhibit room
  • Take a walk on one of the walking trails of the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway
  • Paddle a canoe across the Whitefish Chain and retrace the route of explorer, Zebulon Pike
  • Take a nature drive any season, but especially in fall
  • Learn more about area birds with a guided birding tour.
  • Visit the Rollie Johnson Natural and Recreation Area to see a great example of an old growth forest
  • Chamber of Commerce Events Page
  • Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway Association
  • Whitefish  What to Do!


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