Paul Bunyan Waterpark & Recreation Center  - The Arcade is currently Closed 

The Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes has a 30,000-square-foot indoor waterpark with features the entire family can enjoy.
The waterpark will close each day from 2:30pm-3:30pm for additional sanitizing measures.

Waterpark Hours

Our waterpark is open most weekends and select weekdays and holidays. Our hours change throughout the season (we are doing our best to keep our guests informed of any changes due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  Please verify all waterpark hours of operation during or prior to the reservation process):



Waterpark Features

  • Tube slide
  • Four-story body slide
  • Zero-depth entry pool
  • Indoor/outdoor hot tub with heated outdoor patio floor
  • Large treehouse with water cannons
  • 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

Due to Covid 19 our capacity has changed and we have changed our pricing and admission structure.  Please see below and call with any questions.

Currently we are in our off season hours and only open - check waterpark hours of operation prior to making a reservation 
Friday 3:30-10pm,
Saturday 9am-2:30pm / 3:30pm-10pm
Sunday 9am-2:30pm / 3:30pm-8pm

Hotel Guests 

Waterpark passes are not included with room rates. When booking your room, please check our hours of operation to ensure the waterpark will be open, or call us at (218) 822-5563.
You may purchase passes for the waterpark at the waterpark. *Extra sanitizing measures will be taken each day from 2:30pm-3:30pm.
Session 1 - 9am-2:30pm $10 per person plus tax
Session 2 - 3:30pm - 8pm Sunday or 3:30pm - 10pm Friday and Saturday at $10 per person plus tax

Public Access - may be limited based on Hotel Capacity.  Please call prior to arriving to ensure there is space.

We welcome the public, but please call ahead to ensure the waterpark is open to outside guests. Call (218) 822-5563. Waterpark admission prices are per person per session.
Session 1 - 9am-2:30pm 
Session 2 - 3:30pm - 8pm Sunday or 3:30pm - 10pm Friday and Saturday

  • Friday–Sunday: $10 plus tax per session

Recreation Center Activities

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

  • Sand volleyball
  • Horseshoes
  • 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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