Balsam Beach Resort is located on the shores of Lake Plantagenet just south of Bemidji, MN and in the heart of Northern Minnesota.
We’re the exclusive resort on the lake and now celebrating our 24th Successful Year!
Lake Plantagenet features over 2,500 acres of prime ﬁshing and is surrounded by pines and beautiful shoreline. We invite
you to experience the quiet wilderness of this beautiful area. Our resort is the perfect place for your ﬁshing trip, family
vacation or both! We invite you to come and relax in the comfort of our Up North setting and enjoy the splendor of all that
Northern Minnesota has to offer.
No matter whether you are interested in walleye fishing, multi-species fishing, swimming, water sports, hiking, ATV trails,
biking or a quiet day soaking in the sun – Balsam Beach Resort has something for everyone. While we’re in the heart Minnesota’s
wilderness, we’re a short 5 minute drive to Bemidji, offering great shopping, dining, movie theater, health care, Bemidji
State University and much more.
"A vacation to remember. Let the simple pleasures of fresh air and sunsets on the lake work their magic on your mind and
Your Hosts: Clint and Patty
Explore our history, find our location, check out the top rated fishing or our extensive recreation activities, look at what
we offer for RV Camping, and check out our Cabins!
Did you know that Lake Plantagenet is the home of the MN State Record Perch (3lbs 4oz)!
We’re also home to outstanding Minnesota walleye and jumbo perch fishing! Our 2012 Gillnet Survey was a whopping 19.1 walleyes
per net, one of the highest in Minnesota.
Have Questions? Send us an email or call!
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Just a reminder: There are no fireworks or firearms allowed on Balsam Beach property.
Please remember pets need prior approval, and we're a very family-friendly resort. If you are looking for a resort for heavy
drinking and all night partying please don’t choose us.