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Brainerd Travel Guide, Minnesota

Overview of Brainerd, MN US

Brainerd city lies in the Crow Wing County of Minnesota, The United States. It is actually the county seat of Crow Wing County and is considered among the largest cities of central Minnesota. The area of this region serves as a major tourist attraction and draws many people from all over the world owing to its spectacular scenery and great recreational activities. It offers a backdrop of picturesque lakes, amazing shopping, dining, tourist destinations and entertainment activities.

Geography of Brainerd, MN, US

Brainerd is situated just northwards of Minnesota’s geographical center. It is there at a relatively quite hilly terminal moraine-area that is created by Labradorian ice-sheet’s Superior Lobe. The town carefully occupies the land on both the sides of the Mississippi while older parts are towards the east. There are few lakes that flow through the place and add to the charm of the region along with scenic beauty.

The area of Brainerd, Minnesota, United States is estimated to be 8.4 square miles out of which, 0. 5 square miles is water and 8.0 square miles is land.

Transportation in Brainerd, MN US

The great Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport actually offers a paved runaway of 6,500 with navigational aids and an instrumental landing system. The air service is provided commercially by the Northwest airlines/ Mesaba and offers 6 regular departures/ arrivals during the summer peak season and almost four departures/ arrivals in off season on a daily basis. Currently, the airport benefits from a very crucial expansion that offers a second runway. Personal aircrafts, maintenance facilities and charter services are also offered. The airstrip of East Gull Lake and Breezy Point Airport also welcome private aircrafts. A great shuttle service is provided by the Lakes Express between the St. Paul/ Brainerd Airport and the main Brainerd.

Musical festivals in Brainerd, MN US

Music festivals are one thing that has long stayed in the popular culture of the American tradition. They are known all over the world for its enchanting conduct and excitement. Every year, Brainerd holds many incredible musical festivals attracting people from all over the globe. There are concerts, operas and various performances that leave the spectators bewitched and enthralled. The music festivals are held at large scale and immense fun and frolic is experienced all throughout the celebration.

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