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If you are looking for a camping experience that will leave you counting the days until you can return, look no further than the many beautiful campgrounds in the Willmar Lakes Area.

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Looking for anything bike related? We have it here on our Bike This Way page! You’ll find trails, where to rent bikes and biking related events! Come check it out!

Bike Trails A Plenty

Fishing is a wonderful outlet to experiencing the great outdoors, getting away from the demands of life, and spending quality time with friends & family! Click to find out more!

Just Hook It!

Did you know that the Willmar Lakes Area is home to 5 beautiful golf courses, 3 challenging disc golf courses, an amazingly fun mini golf course and an 11,000 sq ft indoor golf facility with 6 world class simulators? Time to start planning that Golf Getaway!

Golfing Guide

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Sign up and join thousands of adventurers like yourself exploring the best attractions, restaurants, shops and more in the Willmar Lakes Area. Check-in when you visit locations to earn points that are redeemable for entries for a chance to win our Local Favorites Gift Basket valued at $500.00.

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Fish our lakes

The possibilities are endless on our 30 recreational lakes…boating, swimming, fishing, water skiing, tubing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boating, hydro biking, paddle boarding and so much more!

Fishing Report

Explore our Trails

Surrounded by beautiful lakes and scenery…who wouldn’t take a hike or a leisurely bike ride to enjoy the view? With miles of trials to choose from, you can always find new places to explore.

Trail Report

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Experience Lakes Country

Should you decide to stay for a week or a lifetime, there’s always more to discover in the communities of the Willmar Lakes Area.

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Top Kid Friendly Attractions in the Willmar Lakes Area

The Willmar Lakes Area, nestled in the heart of Minnesota, is a treasure trove of family-friendly attractions that promise fun-filled days for kids and parents alike. From water adventures to engaging playgrounds and educational museums, there’s no shortage…

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Just for Planners

The Willmar Lakes Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is your resource for information on the Willmar Lakes Area. Our staff will work with you to tailor our services to meet your needs! Think of us as a free assistant, working for you, to make sure your stay is enjoyable and your meeting is a success!

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Got an event you’re hosting in one of our communities? Send us the details so we can help spread the word!

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