Experiences at the Resort
Tennis & Croquet Club
Madden’s Tennis & Croquet Club is home to tennis courts, pickleball, bentgrass croquet and lawnbowling lawns, shuffleboard, horseshoes, volleyball, badminton, basketball and mountain bikes.
Hiking & Biking
Hike and bike your way through East Gull Lake area trail system, on the Paul Bunyan Trail, or take a thrilling spin on world-class mountain biking trails at Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area.
Wake Surf & Water Ski School
The memory of a lifetime awaits you in Madden’s Wake Surf & Water Ski School!
Our expert staff will instruct you through all your water sport activities. We GUARANTEE your success in getting up on the skis if you reserve a one-hour lesson- or the first ½ hour is on us!
Available Memorial Day-Labor Day
Call 218-855-5913 to reserve
Unique to Madden’s, this fun and exhilarating sport will put your reflexes and aim to the test! Our professionals will provide instruction to all skill levels (we love teaching first-timers!).
If you’re looking to try something a little different, this activity is right on target! Groups of 2-8 can participate in a little friendly competition as you try your hand at Axe Throwing.
Madden’s is home to several shops that offer unique art, eclectic gifts, home decor, and trendy fashions and accessories.
For Madden’s lodging-only guests, purchase a Recreation Pass and enjoy Social 9 green fees, tennis courts, croquet lawns, lawn bowling, pickle ball, horseshoes, waterbikes, canoes, rowboats, paddleboats, kayaks and stand up paddleboards.
Madden’s has a full service marina for all your watersports needs: pontoon boats, fishing boats, runabouts, tubes, waterskis, kayaks, canoes, water bikes, stand up paddle boards, and rowboats.
Located at the beach at Steamboat Bay, Madden’s Gull Lake inflatable outdoor waterpark features fun inflatable toys to keep kids of all ages entertained for hours.
Madden’s offers three sand beaches at Steamboat Bay, Wilson Bay, and Madden Lodge.
Splash around in our swimming pools–one outdoor and three indoor, take a soak in our hot tubs and warm up in the sauna.
In addition to an eclectic selection of products to shop from, you’ll also find art project classes at The Stable Gallery. Check daily activity schedules or visit the Stable Gallery for classes and times.