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Tennis & Croquet Club

Find Classic family fun at Madden’s Tennis & Croquet Club

Madden’s offers more recreational amenities than any other resort in Minnesota! Tennis & Croquet Club is home to tennis courts, bentgrass croquet and lawnbowling lawns, pickle ball, shuffleboard, horseshoes, volleyball, basketball, mountain bikes, and more. Madden’s team of recreation staff are happy to teach you how to play any of the offered activities.

Rentals & Rates

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Activity Rentals

Madden’s Tennis & Croquet Club is your headquarters for FUN! Find tennis, pickleball, croquet, and lawn bowling courts, plus horse shoes, volleyball, basketball, and more, with equipment rentals located inside. Not sure how to play? We’d be happy to show you!

Included with a Recreation Pass

$20 per hour, per court


The Brainerd Lakes Area is home to some of the state’s most scenic biking trails. Explore around the resort or venture a little farther away to take in the northwoods beauty.  Mountain Bikes, Tandem Bikes, and Kid’s Bikes available to rent.

Included with a Recreation Pass

$10 per bike

Golf Carts

Easily navigate the resort’s amenities and take in the beautiful scenery. Renting a golf cart can be a fun and convenient way to explore the property and get around. Full and half day rentals available.

  • Full day (8hrs-24 hrs)…………………… $125
  • Half Day (4hr rental) ……………………. $70
  • 1 hour  rental………………………………..$ 30

$125 per day / $70 Half Day

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Axe Throwing

Looking for a thrilling and exciting activity to try with friends or family? Look no further than axe throwing! Axe throwing is the perfect combination of skill, strength, and adrenaline. New to the sport? No worries, our friendly staff are here to give you some helpful tips to get you close to a bullseye!

Discounted rates with a Recreation Pass

$25 per person

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Trap Shooting

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!). Arrange your time through the Tennis & Croquet Club (shooting range is a short 2 minute drive).


$75 per person | $50 per person if you bring your own gun

Your pass to fun! Lodging-only guests can purchase a Recreation Pass to enjoy many of Madden’s resort amenities. With the purchase of a Recreation Pass, you get access to activities and lawn games at The Tennis & Croquet Club, golf on the Social 9 (carts and clubs additional), non-motorized watercraft at the Marina, plus many scheduled activities during the summer.

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