Bluefin Bay: Family Fun Headquarters

July 9, 2017

Here as Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts, we offer many complimentary activities for fun-loving families! Check out the following activities that welcome all ages and skill levels. And yes, that includes strollers!

Campfire and S’mores: Enjoy  an evening campfire on the beach. Marshmallows, graham crackers, and chocolate to make s’mores all provided at Guest Services. Saturday nights, enjoy live music around the campfire.

Guided Hikes: Join one of our guides for a hike through the tranquil north woods. Hike location subject to change based on conditions and participant’s collaboration.

Bike Rentals: Trek mountain and bike-path bikes as well as trail-alongs and burley trailers are available for guest use. Paved trails  extend three miles south and seven miles north of Bluefin or ask the activities staff about off-road biking.

Exploring Agates: All ages are welcome to join us in searching for the gemstone of our dreams! This event will begin with a short tutorial on what an agate is and how to find an agate, then guests will be turned loose to find their own! The guide will stay close by to advise and direct the hunters.

Creative Kids: Kids can get creative with crafts and games with one of our energetic staff.

Thistle the Porcupine:  Come meet a North American Porcupine and learn how he and other animals of the North Shore leave signs behind for us to tell their stories.

USFS Naturalist Programs:  Join a U.S. Forest Service naturalist at Bluefin Bay for a fun and informative program by the campfire on Lake Superior.

The following equipment is available at Guest Services:

  • Mountain Bikes, Road Bikes, Kid’s Bikes, Burley Trailers
  • Backpacks, Guidebooks, Trail Maps, and Binoculars
  • Kelty Child Carrier Backpacks
  • Tennis Equipment
  • Bocce Ball Sets, Soccer Ball (Soccer Fields at Surfside and Bluefin Bay), Pickleball sets
  • Jump ropes, Frisbees, sidewalk chalk
  • Board Games and Playing Cards

For more information on Activities, please feel free to contact our activities team at (218) 663-7860 ext. 2306 or send an email to our Activities Director, Alex, at

See you out there!