Pequot Lakes is a scenic small town along Highway 371 in the Minnesota Central Lakes Region. Spacious lots, lakeside views, and soaring lodge-like architecture define the properties for sale in Pequot Lakes. Take in the resort amenities or a game of golf at nearby Breezy Point, get out on one of the many lakes for a relaxing day's fishing, or take to the woods to camp, hike, or hunt. In Pequot Lakes you have some of the wildest lands in America at your doorstep.
Homes for sale around Pequot Lakes city evoke the cozy comfort and rugged luxury of a ski lodge. Tall brick or stone fireplaces exude warmth and a sense of stability, while the clear-finished wood interiors create a sense of continuity with the undeveloped forests just beyond the walls.
The interior wood finishes include knotty-pine railings and furniture, bare grain wainscoting and panelling, and tall cathedral ceilings with exposed beams. Put out some rugs and a set of antlers on the mantle, and you'll be coming home to that country cabin feeling.
Mid-market homes in Pequot Lakes have areas of roughly 2500 to 3500 square feet. And residents get every inch out of these spaces thanks to the open concept designs, including the use of mezzanine levels to gain space upwards in addition to the outwards.
Kitchen islands, breakfast bars, beautiful wood cabinetry, top-class appliances complete the kitchens, making these homes perfect for hosting friends and extended family. And when you're done with dinner, you can take a break on a wrap-around porch for viewing the breathtaking scenery of this area.
If the weather isn't agreeable, you can just as easily relax inside in front of the large fireplaces, taking in the exterior via the tall great-room windows that so many properties in Pequot Lakes can boast of.
Exteriors are usually finished in a combination of brick, stone, clapboard, or log-siding. Bi-level configurations provide light sources to large basements - ideal if you want more than just another storage space. If storage is what you're looking for, many of the properties for sale in Pequot Lakes include a large garage, big enough for boats and RVs, plus a work or hobby space.
Pequot Lakes Area Information
Pequot Lakes is a small city in Crow Wing County, Minnesota. Yet, sitting on two major transit routes in this famous resort and recreation area, the city of Pequot Lakes hosts a range of services and amenities far beyond what you would expect from its size.
Just to the east of Pequot Lakes is the resort town of Breezy Point. The town of Nisswa lies 10 minutes south, and Brainerd 20 minutes beyond that. Students at Pequot Lakes are served by Pequot Lakes Public Schools, including Pequot Lakes high and middle schools, and Eagle View Elementary. These schools perform beyond the state average on test scores and college readiness.
Community Attractions in Pequot Lakes, Minnesota
The Preserve Golf Course - A Grand View Lodge golf course, The Preserve is consistently one of Minnesota's highest ranking golf courses. Elevated tees and greens are sure to give you a challenge. Be warned, The Preserve typically has some of the fastest greens around. Holes 1, 9, 10 & 18 all run you straight back to the clubhouse for refreshment. The Preserve is also home to Minnesota's favorite 19th hole. Even if you're not a golfer, the view and scenery is a must see.
Pequot Lake Historical Society - Right near the middle Pequot Lakes, this volunteer run museum hosts a quaint collection of local heritage pieces.
Paul Bunyan Trail - A former railroad, the paved Paul Bunyan trail runs directly through Pequot Lakes. The trail extends over 120 miles from beyond Bemidji in the north to just past Brainerd in the south.
Breezy Point - The nearby resort town includes all of the result attractions one would expect. Golf courses, water sports facilities, as well as places to relax or eat.
Lakes - The original big draw for the area, Pequot Lakes itself incorporates most of Sibley and Mayo Lakes, all of East and West Twin lakes, and borders the three Cullen Lakes: Upper, Middle, and Lower.
Bean Hole Days - Since 1938, this annual summer festival includes a range of activities and events around the practice of cooking beans in holes. Exciting!
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