Kokomo Resort and the surrounding area offers so many activities and attractions for our guests during their stay. At the resort, plan on enjoying the beach and water by swimming, boating, and fishing. Relax by the firepit, take the kids to the playground, and challenge each other to games of horseshoes and volleyball. Simply lounge near your cabin and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. The quiet peace of the resort is perfect for your relaxing time away this summer.
Explore away from the resort and take in some of the local scenery. From fishing and hiking, to horseback riding and museum tours, this northern Minnesota region is home to boundless attractions of all shapes and kinds. There is truly something for everyone to enjoy.
A variety of resort activities for kids and adults.
At Kokomo Resort we provide many activities for the entire family to enjoy during your vacation in Minnesota. From the nice sandy beach to our excellent playground area we have something for everyone and we invite you to join in the fun. Check out our huge lodge and all it has to offer.
Come enjoy our lodge!
From hiking, canoeing, and golfing to museums, history centers, and berry picking, there are dozens of area attractions to choose from during your stay at Kokomo Resort. No matter the season of your vacation, fun family activities abound in northern Minnesota.
ATV Fun in Northern Minnesota
If you have been looking for places to ride your ATV, this is the countryside for you.
Blandin Paper Company Tours
Blandin Paper Company, founded over one hundred years ago, is located in Grand Rapids and offers summertime tours.
Canoe Trips in Itasca County
The lakes and rivers in Itasca County are an idyllic destination for canoeing enthusiasts.
Children’s Discover Museum
Bring your family to enjoy the Grand Rapids museum and all it has to offer, including educational displays and activities.
Chippewa National Forest’s “Lost Forty”
Untouched mature forest land, the Lost Forty was thought to be underwater as part of Coddington Lake but saved by a surveying mistake in 1882.
Cut Foot Sioux Ranger Station
Take in a tour of the oldest remaining ranger station building in the Forest Service’s Eastern Region.
Edge Center for the Arts
This center has been a place for diverse, artistic performance and exhibitions since 2005, with a successful goal of providing a community of arts in Bigfork.
Edge of the Wilderness National Scenic Byway
Take the afternoon to drive and enjoy this 47-mile scenic route from Grand Rapids to Effie, MN, which follows beautiful rivers, lakes, and forests.
Evergreen Riding Stables
Offering riding lessons, pony rides, trail and hay rides, this stable is the perfect adventure for the horse enthusiast.
Forest History Center
This turn-of-the-century logging camp offers tours and self-guided exploration of a place from an era past.
Grand Rapids Bowling and Mini Golf
Relax for an evening of bowling or mini golf with the family.
Grand Rapids Gun Club
A public facility, this gun club offers a variety of trap and skeet fields and is open to the individual, league, and tournament shooting.
Hill Annex Mine
Discover the history of mining on the Iron Range, vintage machinery, and the beauty of scenic overlooks at the world’s largest open pit mine.
Itasca County Golf Courses
Visit one of the area’s many beautiful 9-hole or 18-hole golf courses.
Itasca County Heritage Museum
The Heritage Center and Judy Garland Exhibit offer a peek into the rich history of the region.
Judy Garland Birthplace
Birthplace of the famous actress, Grand Rapids is home to the most extensive collection of Judy Garland memorabilia in the US.
MacRostie Art Center
The MacRostie Art Center is a community of local artists featuring exhibits, sales, and classes.
Spend the day on a premier Minnesota bike trail that winds between the region of Grand Rapids and Ely.
Minnesota Shooting Sports Education Center
This center is open to the public for use in educational training, 4H sports, hunter education, supervised recreational shooting, and more
Mississippi Melodie Showboat
This July exhibition features the Mississippi Melodie Showboat and the unique entertainment the showboat offers.
Nordic Ridge Gardens
No matter the season, there is something fun to do so bring your family down to the farm to enjoy strawberry picking, the pumpkin patch, and other activities.
Northern Minnesota Berry Picking
This area boasts lovely strawberry and blueberry picking in July and August.
Northern MN Casinos
There are three Minnesota casinos located in the area.
Northern MN Area Day Trips
These area attractions provide perfect day trip opportunities within easy driving distance of Kokomo Resort.
Pheasants Plus Hunting Preserve
Pheasants Plus offers upland bird hunting and sporting clay shooting to shooters of all skill levels.
If you enjoy getting away from it all, Suomi Hills offers semi-primitive wilderness, campsites, and trails in a non-motorized area.
Stretching 165 miles from Grand Rapids to Ely, this trail is used for biking, in-line skating, snowmobiling, and horseback riding.
Trout Lake Semiprimitive Non-Motorized Area and the Joyce Estate
Another semi-primitive, non-motorized area, you can enjoy the quiet of forests and peace of lakeshore as well as tours of the Joyce Estate.
White Oak Society, Inc
Hosting an annual rendezvous and other “living history” events, the society is proud to offer educational enrichment at its posts and centers.
Wildwoods Trail Rides
This family-owned farm offers visitors beautiful horseback rides through the woods of northern Minnesota, located just south of Grand Rapids.