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Baxter overview

Baxter is a relaxing place unique for its waterparks and shops. You'll enjoy the ample coffee and bar options, along with outdoor areas for running and camping. Visitors can plan a fun excursion to Northland Arboretum and Nisswa Family Fun Center. Make it a point to see sights like North Central Speedway and Buffalo Hills Park. Baxter is a family- and business-friendly destination with something for everyone.

Where to stay in Baxter

Featuring accommodation choices that can meet everyone's needs, Baxter is the place to go. There are 40 hotels in the Baxter area and you can shop as many as 12 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 50%.
  • • 7 2-star hotels with an average price of $73 per night
  • • 22 3-star hotels with an average price of $75 per night
  • • 7 4-star hotels with an average price of $109 per night

Here are the top hotels based on 904 user reviews of Baxter hotels:
  • • Baymont Inn & Suites Baxter/Brainerd Area (Baxter)
  • • Comfort Suites Rapid River Lodge (Baxter)
  • • Days Inn & Suites Baxter Brainerd Area (Baxter)
  • • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Brainerd-Baxter (Baxter)
  • • Arrowwood Lodge At Brainerd Lakes (Baxter)

How to get to Baxter

Fly in to Brainerd, MN (BRD-Brainerd Lakes Regional), 7.6 mi (12.3 km) from downtown Baxter. St. Cloud, MN (STC-St. Cloud Regional) is the next closest major airport, 56 mi (90.1 km) away.

What to see around Baxter

Fun activities such as camping, fishing, and running are at hand, along with attractions such as:
  • • Northland Arboretum
  • • Nisswa Family Fun Center
  • • Nisswa City Park
  • • Fritz Loven Park
Some highlights of the area include:
  • • North Central Speedway
  • • Buffalo Hills Park
  • • Cragun's Legacy Courses
  • • Brainerd International Raceway
  • • The Classic at Madden's Golf Course

When to visit Baxter

Wondering when's the best time to visit? Here are seasonal norms to help you plan your trip:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 46°F day, -5°F night
  • • April-June: 79°F day, 22°F night
  • • July-September: 81°F day, 38°F night
  • • October-December: 62°F day, -1°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 3.0 inches
  • • April-June: 10.2 inches
  • • July-September: 10.0 inches
  • • October-December: 5.3 inches