Train Bell is a premier year-round family resort right in the heart of the Brainerd Lakes Area providing family vacations since 1908. We invite you to spend your vacation at our family-oriented resort. From the moment you arrive you'll feel right at home. We have modern shoreline Cabins; Villas and Condos with AC and fireplaces; and 2 large Reunion Homes. Whether it's a small family vacation, family reunion, a group event, or a club outing we can accommodate you. Train Bell Resort has been providing family vacations for over 100 years. Let us help you plan your next vacation. Our first concern is providing comfortable accommodations for all our guests.
Your family can hike, bike, roller blade or snowmobile right out your front door on 110 mile paved Paul Bunyan Trail. Train Bell has planned family activities for the entire family. You can enjoy a train ride on the Train Bell Express, Penny Hunts, and Movies which are shown throughout the week on the big screen. Our guests love hopping and bopping to the music at our weekly Dances and they enjoy our Ice Cream Social on Sunday afternoons. The competition gets pretty intense at the Minnow Races. Bingo gets everyone excited and the Chicken Toss with Charlie the Chicken is sure to get you clucking. We also have Live Entertainment and Weekly Giveaways. For your enjoyment and convenience we have a Guest Laundry Center, Guest Library, Recreation Center, a Store filled with gifts, toys, clothing, candy, concessions and groceries, we also provide Cable TV, WI-FI, 3 Playgrounds, 45' Wood Train play set, free use of Paddleboats and Kayaks, Sand Volleyball, Horseshoes, Snakes and Ladders Toss and Water Sports including Water Volleyball, Baseball and Basketball. Train Bell offers something for the entire family.
The 6000 acres of crystal clear water of North Long Lake offers great swimming, recreational fun and awesome fishing. The lake is known for its year-round Walleye, Northern, Bass, Sunfish, Crappie and Perch fishing. Train Bell's goal is to help your family make memories that will last a lifetime. We offer Spring, Fall and Winter Special Lodging Packages. Check out our HOT DEALS page for last minute deals.
Train Bell Resort is located in the Brainerd Lakes area, just 2 1/2 hours from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport. The resort is just 7 miles north of Brainerd on County Road 3, on beautiful North Long Lake and right in the heart of Merrifield, MN.