Resort Activities

Hiawatha Beach Resort offers its guests a full range of water sports and aquatic activities (i.e. swimming, boating [canoes, kayaks and paddle boats], a blob, and water trampolines). And, of course, we have fishing. In addition, for land lovers, we offer beach volley ball, kick ball, badminton, baseball, softball, croquet, horse shoes, ladder ball, and miles of bike trails by the lake. Moreover, we will have a new playground this year. For the kids, we have kids fishing trips, rocket building, rocket launchs, kids crafts, Bingo, a wiener roast, tie dye shirts, kids fishing contest, beach party barbecues, and a kids movie night. We also have a water trampoline.

Most of the activities offered at the Hiawatha Beach Resort revolves around Leech Lake. Leech Lake is the third largest lake in Minnesota. It is located in the north central region of the state, and spans 132.1 nautical miles (or 112,000 acres). For more information about Leech Lake, click here.

Hiawatha Beach Resort is proud to offer the following amenities and special features to our guests.

  • Protected Marina
  • Large indoor heated pool and spa
  • Large beach and lakeside patio
  • Planned children’s activities throughout the week
  • Full restaurant and bar
  • New bikes to rent with easy trail access
  • Beach volleyball court
  • Large fields for lawn games
  • Free sporting equipment rental – Equipment includes kick balls, badminton sets, baseball bats/gloves, softballs, volleyballs, croquet, horse shoes, and ladder ball
  • Play boats at no additional charge – Boats include canoes, kayaks and paddle boats
  • Movie viewing room
  • NEW Playground
  • Arcade
  • Lounge areas for playing games
  • Fire rings at every cottage/campsite
  • BBQ Webbers and picnic tables free upon request
  • Level resort grounds
  • Warm Steamboat Bay
  • Lakeside breeze
  • Lakeside access to restaurant
  • Great fishing off the dock
  • Free lifejacket rentals
  • Live bait, fishing licenses, and tackle
  • And many, many more…

Leech Lake

Leech lake is the third largest lake in the state of Minnesota, with over 195 miles of shoreline and a vast fish population.

Water Sports

At Hiawatha Beach Resort, we offer a range of water sports and aquatic activities.


The healthy and diverse fishery of Leech Lake has a reputation as one of the best fishing lakes in the midwest.

Land Activities

We offer a variety of sport and recreational land activities.

Kid's Activities

Our family owned and operated resort has activities for children of all ages.