View of resort from lake. Sunset on lake Three guys on a pontoon
Cedar Cabin


We offer 12 clean, new and modern, housekeeping cabins ranging from 2-6 bedrooms; some can sleep up to 20 people. Fully furnished and just a few feet from the crystal clean lake! Beautiful sunsets and peacefulness you WILL enjoy on your vacation here at Sandy Pines Resort. #sandypinesresort #sandypinesresortmn #truenorth #onlyinMN

Fishing at its best


We offer weekly activities for the kids a few days a week, we offer free use of all our resort water toys, and there are so many things to do in the area. Horse Stables, wild life safari, golf, bike trails, deep portage reserve, and so much more.

water trampoline


We have so many beautiful pictures of our resort, we have put a few on here, if you want more check out our Facebook page.



Experience Minnesota’s True North Resort Experience. Our 12 beautiful New and Modern housekeeping cabins all feature Northwoods decor. Our cabins are privately spaced throughout 10 breathtaking acres of green grass, blue skies and towering trees. With 1200 feet of amazing sandy beach and our lake level cabins overlooking the crystal clear water, you can’t get a better vacation. Watch the peaceful calling of the loons, the spectacular soaring of the eagles and end the evening with the gorgeous sunsets. So come and enjoy a relaxing stay up in the beautiful Northwoods of Minnesota here at Sandy Pines Resort – where memories are made. #OnlyinMN #TrueNorth

Sandy Pines Resort Skiing at Sunset


Our large swimming beach offers crystal clear water with no drop offs – great for kids of all ages. Relax in one of our lounge chairs while watching the kids enjoy the slide, swim raft, or water trampoline. We have a 3 large playground areas and 1 is connected to our beach.

Enjoy the peace and tranquility of nature from the Deep Portage Reserve which surrounds us on the northern shores. Big Portage Lake has open channels to Rice Portage and Deep Portage Lakes.

Check out our Resorts Equipment Rental Page, we have 4 Premier Pontoons and 2 Lund Fishing boats! The Paul Bunyan Trail is only 4 miles away for a bike ride in the summer Sit by your campfire, relax, have some delicious s’mores and watch some of the most spectacular sunsets as the day winds down. In the early morning take a kayak and tour the natural shoreline across the lake to witness the wildlife around the Resort.

For all you fishermen, there are plenty of walleye, northern, bass, crappies, and sunnies, so do some fishing and go home with a story. We have a small store which offers bait, ice, pop, ice cream and snacks to take with you on your fishing adventure.

Turtle racing, duck racing and fishing contests are all with in minutes of our resort. Want to do some shopping or dining? It’s all within a hop skip and a jump! Swim or build castles on a sandy beach with no drop-offs, which is great for kids of all ages. Play on the Obstacle Course on the water, slip and Slide on the Mats, Jump on the Water Trampoline or try to get across that tricky log.  Swim in the clear water to the raft or go down the slide. Paddle boards, Paddle boards, hydro paddlers, kayaks; we have so many things to offer in and out of the water.


Free Wi-Fi throughout the Resort.

Organized activities with the kids. Some of the weekly activities are minnow races, treasure hunts, bracelet making, and canvas painting.

  • Game Room – Free use of Wii Gaming System
  • Arcades
  • 3 Large Playgrounds
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boards
  • Hydro Paddlers
  • Kayaks
  • Paddle Boat
  • Relaxing

Organized activities with the kids.

Some of the weekly activities are Painting Canvas, Sun Catchers, Sand Art, Minnow races, Treasure/scavenger hunts, bracelet making, and rock painting. We are members of the Explore MN, Congress of Minnesota Resorts,, and

Also Some Area Attractions, click on link below!