Welcome to the Whistling Pines Retreat.

Enchanting lakeview getaway in Crosby, Minnesota.

This spacious 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom house is an ideal choice for families and large groups seeking a serene and adventure-filled summer vacation in the Minnesota northwoods, comfortably accommodating up to 12 guests. Discover what adventure-ready families love about their lodging at Whistling Pines Retreat.

Breathtaking Lake Views.
Guests yearn for picturesque lake views that immerse them in the splendor of nature, providing tranquil mornings and the pleasure of savoring coffee on a private deck.

Abundance of Outdoor Activities.
Whistling Pines offers extensive outdoor space for a variety of activities, from frisbee golf and yard games to a delightful swing set for kids, board games, and children’s toys. We also provide access to kayaks and other water activities to add an extra element of excitement.

Modern Comforts with Rustic Charm.
Experience a warm and inviting atmosphere complemented by modern amenities, including Smart TVs, high-speed WiFi, and a vintage record player for ultimate relaxation.

Well-Equipped Kitchen.
A fully equipped kitchen is thoughtfully stocked with essential cooking utensils, dishware, and seasonings, ensuring you can prepare delicious home-cooked meals for your entire group.

Unique Experiences.
Prepare for unforgettable moments, friendly competitions and fun memories at our Pac-Man-themed arcade room and captivating Speakeasy bar—a time-traveling experience to the Prohibition era! This mob-themed home bar features a stunning 1973 custom solid oak bar made from 3 whiskey barrels. Immerse yourself in the ambiance of the past, surrounded by vintage artwork and captivating black-and-white photographs of mobsters. Enjoy homemade cocktails on our comfy couch or strike mobster poses in front of the custom photo wall with prohibition era props and ring light tripod stand. Challenge your friends to Ping Pong, poker, or darts for a truly unforgettable experience!”

Pet-Friendly Accommodations.
We understand the importance of furry family members, and our pet-friendly property ensures they can join you on your vacation.

Relaxation and Recreation.
Embrace relaxation with our outdoor sauna and cherish cozy evenings by the firepit under the twinkling stars.

Proximity to Outdoor Adventures.
For nature enthusiasts, this retreat’s location offers easy access to outdoor activities like fishing, swimming, hiking, and mountain biking in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area.

Clean and Well-Maintained Spaces.
Rest assured, cleanliness and accurate amenities are our top priorities, and our dedicated team ensures prompt communication and exceptional hosting throughout your stay.

Book your stay at the Whistling Pines Retreat today and discover the epitome of glamping and human-powered outdoor recreation in the heart of Cuyuna. Perfect for all seeking unique experiences and unforgettable moments amidst the beauty of the Minnesota northwoods.

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