Train Bell has planned activities for the entire
family. No matter what age you are, everyone
can get involved in the activities and the fun.
Throughout the summer at Train Bell you can enjoy
a train ride on the "Train Bell Express", search for
pennies hidden on the beach at our weekly Penny
Hunt, watch a movie on the big screen with a
delicious bag of fresh popcorn in our Movie Center,
demonstrate your talent and creativity on our
Coloring Contests, or test your families knowledge
with the Trivia Contest. The weekly Fishing
Contest is a chance for everyone to show off their
fishing skills. A guest favorite is our
energy-filled dance. Our guests love hopping
and bopping to the music at our Weekly Dances where
there are many prizes to win.
The competition gets pretty intense at the weekly
Minnow Races. You never know what those
minnows are going to do. There is big money to
be won at our exciting Bingo Night. Everyone
loves Train Bell's very own "Charlie the Chicken".
Charlie entertains our guests with a challenging
Chicken Toss. He'll have you clucking!!!
Our "Get Your Game On" activity will get your heart
pumping as you never know what you might be doing!
Our Live Entertainment provided by top talents gives
your family time to sit back and relax. Every
week we have Giveaways for children and adults and
everyone enjoys mingling with each other over a
refreshing bowl of ice cream at our Ice Cream
You can count on a good time at Train Bell.
You will never know what might happen next!
Fun for the entire Family
Memorial Day thru Labor Day
Train Bell Express Express
on the Big Screen
Bingo for Bucks
Ice Cream Social
*Get Your Game On
* These activities are during the
Train Bell Resort Offers:
Take a ride on Train Bell's very own train, the
"Train Bell Express". This is sure to create family
memories. As the train pulls out the train bell
rings, whistles blow and smoke rolls out of the
stack. The 33' Locomotive provides enjoyment for the
Your entire family will enjoy the long gradual sandy
beach. You can wade in the crystal water or just
place a lawn chair by the waters edge and feel the
sand between your toes.
If you feel
like working up a sweat, try a game of
sand volleyball or a game of horseshoes. Or jump
in the water and play a game water volleyball,
baseball or basketball.
Try out our new "Snakes & Ladders" Golf Toss or a
game of Texas Horseshoes. Explore the lake on a
pontoon, or take a relaxing paddleboat ride
with your best friend. Enjoy the quiet
relaxation of Train Bell Resort, for you have earned
Recreation Center is available for Train
Bell guests to enjoy. The Recreation Center is filled
with fun and entertainment for everyone and is a great place
to meet new friends. You will find electronic games,
pool table, child's activity area, board games, puzzles, a
library full of books and much, much more.
We are located right on the Paul Bunyan Paved
Recreational Trail. You
and your family can hike, bike, roller blade, ski or
Bunyan Trail is a 100-mile gateway to twelve
communities stretching from Brainerd to Bemidji, Minnesota.
- Spring, Fall and
Winter Lodging Specials
- Guest Appreciation
Program "Stay & Save"
- Weekly Family
Planned Activities for all ages
- Train Rides on the
Train Bell Express
- Recreation Center
filled with fun and entertainment for everyone
- Movies throughout
the week on the big screen in our Movie Center
- Dances every week
with our very own DJ
- Gift and Candy
Shop filled with lots of goodies
Refreshments and Concessions
- Cable TV in all
- Volleyball on the
- Large Sandy Beach
with sunning chairs
- Safe Sandy Swim
area with crystal clear water year-round
- Swim Raft for lots
- Air Conditioning
in many of the Units
- Water Sports
including Volleyball, Baseball and Basketball
- Horseshoes on the
- Snakes & Ladders
- Texas Horseshoes
playgrounds, including an above ground fort
- 45' Wood Train Play
- High Speed Wireless
Internet for your computing needs
- Apparel to fit
- Guest Laundry Center
- Guest Library for
- Free use of
Paddleboats and Kayaks
- Biking, Hiking,
Roller Blade, Ski and Snowmobile Trails
- Shoreline Cabins
with awesome views
- Bicycle Rental
- Boat, Motor and
- Boat Lift Rental
- Great Fishing &
Hunting throughout the year
In the evenings, your family can enjoy a peaceful
lakeside campfire complete with s'mores, while
watching the moonlight bounce off the gently rolling
lake waves. Here at Train Bell Resort we help
your family make memories that will last a lifetime.
A Minnesota fishing adventure awaits you right outside your
door. A variety of fish species make their home in North
Long Lake. The 6,000 acres of water allows both
fisherman and skiers a different view each time they go out.
Bring your own boat or rent one from us.
The lake is known for its walleye and northern
fishing. It also has an abundant amount of small and
large mouth bass, crappies, sunfish and perch. There is a great
concrete boat launching ramp just a block north of
the resort. We have convenient boat trailer
parking on the resort. Local Guide Service is
Whether you like early Spring, Summer or Fall or Winter fishing,
North Long Lake is sure to fill your stringer year-round! All you
need is a line and some bait!
Rentals Available at Train Bell Resort
Lund Boat/8 hp Motor
Lund Boat/15 hp Motor
Deluxe Pontoon (2 hour Min.)
Boat Lift *
*All customer boats must be on a boat lift. No boats
are allowed to be tied to the dock at anytime. Boat
lifts are limited, please reserve in advance. All
rates are subject to Gas usage and Minnesota Sales
Tax of 6.875%
Area Offerings and Attractions:
- Take a scenic adventure down the Paul Bunyan Trail.
Bike, hike, roller blade, ski or snowmobile down 110
miles of the beautiful paved trail.
- Golf at over 20 outstanding courses nearby.
- Gamble at two Casinos within an hours drive.
- Play tennis, baseball or basketball with walking distance from
- Watch world-class Auto Racing at the Brainerd
- Have fun at Paul Bunyan Land at This Old Farm Pioneer
Village in Brainerd.
- Shop for Antiques, clothing, gifts, "up
north" specialty items and sports equipment at
nearby shops and malls throughout the area.
- Canoe down our beautiful Minnesota Rivers.
- Enjoy miniature golf, waterslides, bumper boats, Gran
Prix go-carts and bowling.
- 12 area Movie Screens including a 3D Screen will keep your entire family
- Restaurants are abundant throughout the Brainerd Lakes
Area. Enjoy fast food to fine dining and everything in
between at over 80 of the areas restaurants.
- Outback Trail Rides offer guided horseback riding
through scenic woodland trails.
River Riding Stable
- Area Museums offer a day of enjoyment exploring and
learning about the days gone by.
- Year-round sportsman's paradise with the areas finest
fishing lakes and excellent hunting. The Lakes Area has
some of the top Fishing Guides. Area Hunting
offer challenging sporting opportunities including
sporting clays and Tower Shoots, as well as bird, deer
and turkey hunts.
- And so much more to do in the Brainerd Lakes Area!