The races are held in Nisswa, MN in the heart of the beautiful Brainerd Lakes Area.  It’s roughly 130 miles from Fargo, Duluth, and Minneapolis. As a vacation desitination of the midwest, the Brainerd Lakes Area’s lodging options are nearly endless.


For lodging conveniently located near the race site check out special Run for the Lakes packages from our sponsor Grand View Lodge. For other lodging options, visit the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce.

Nisswa is just up the road from Brainerd where you can find a variety of hotel accommodations suited for families, individuals, or a romantic getaway.


As an added bonus to your, or your racer’s already monumental weekend, many of the 450 holes of golf sprinkled through the area will be ready to play the weekend of the race. Stay, play, and enjoy!