Paul Bunyan Waterpark & Recreation Center 

Winter or summer, there’s always something exciting to do on our year-round resort grounds or inside our cozy lodge. The Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes has a 30,000-square-foot indoor waterpark with features the entire family can enjoy.  Make your trip an experience for your family to remember and book a stay at the Arrowwood. 

 You can check hours of the waterpark by selecting the calendar below corresponding with your stay

The Arcade is open the same hours as the waterpark. Please check hours of operation of the waterpark for arcade times.  

Waterpark Calendar:

Waterpark Hours

Our waterpark is open most weekends and select weekdays and holidays. Our hours change throughout the season ( Please call to verify all waterpark hours of operation during or prior to the reservation process):

Waterpark Features - Some features have been removed as of May 2022.

  • Tube slide
  • Four-story body slide
  • Zero-depth entry pool
  • Indoor/outdoor hot tub with heated outdoor patio floor
  • Non-slip rubberized deck
  • 2,400-square-foot Gold Mine Arcade 
  • Sourdough Sam's Snack Bar
  • Paul's log walk
  • Lazy river
  • Pool basketball hoops
  • Life vests available
  • Lifeguard on duty during park hours
  • Towels provided at front desk
  • Locker room with showers 
  • Paul's Place & Babe's Barn Private Party Rooms (call 218-822-5570 or email us to book room)

Waterpark Admission

Hotel Guests - With most room rates, registered guests have access to the waterpark included with their room. When booking your room, please check our hours of operation to ensure the waterpark will be open, or call us at (218)-822-5634.

Outside guests* - $20 per person + tax

*Public Access - We are currently taking outside guests*

Recreation Center Activities

Many on-property outdoor activities are available through the Waterpark Recreation Center, including:  

  • Sand volleyball
  • Bocce ball
  • Ladder golf
  • Playground area with zipline

Stop by the waterpark front desk to check out equipment.

Check out our waterpark party package! 

Get waterpark wristbands, arcade tokens, pizza and pop, and a party room for groups of 8 or more.

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Book your stay.

Reserve your room today. 


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