Area Attractions

The Nevis/Park Rapids/Walker Area offers a lot of opportunities to area vacationers to just unwind and have fun. Fun things to do nearby:


Nevis is  just two miles away!

  • Heartland Trail - 27 miles of paved bike trail from Walker to Park Rapids with Nevis in-between. Hike, bike or roller blade on this scenic trail!
  • Dorset-Restaurant capital of the world!
  • Woodtick Musical Theatre - Akeley (5 miles) Enjoy hand-clapping musical entertainment of comedy, bluegrass, country & gospel.


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 Park Rapids, 12 miles to downtown!

  • Character Challenge Course - Fun and challenging obstacle course with zip line!
  • Many unique gift shops, antique shops and dining establishments.
  • Public tennis courts
  • Movie Theatre
  • Lori Lea Lanes Bowling
  • Summerhill Farm - 7 miles north of Park Rapids - Browse 7 gift shops & have lunch at the Sun Porch
  • World of Christmas - 10 miles north of Park Rapids - Gifts for all Seasons & Reasons. Evergreen Park, the family fun center for go carts, bumper boats, mini golf & much more!
  • Itasca State Park - 19 miles north of Park Rapids - Walk barefoot across the mighty Mississippi as it begins its flow on its winding way 2552 miles to the Gulf of Mexico.

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Walker, 15 miles to downtown!

  • Northern Lights Casino - try your luck on the many slots or at the tables.
  • The 502 Restaurant-great place to enjoy a relaxing dinner with beautiful views of Leech Lake.
  • Many unique gift shops, antique shops and dining establishments.

Golfing at it's best!
Choose from many nearby golf courses that are both picturesque and playable. Perfect for all levels, from the beginner to the pro!

Park Rapids Area Golf Courses:

  • Headwaters Golf Club
  • Bears Den Golf Course
  • Eagle View Golf Course
  • Fair Havens Golf Course
  • Blueberry Pines Golf Club

Walker Area Golf Courses:

  • LongBow Golf Club
  • Tianna Country Club