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Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area

October 30, 2017
For 27 years the Minnesota School of Diving has hosted an underwater pumpkin-carving contest on the last fun dive of the season, which is the weekend before Halloween. This year, dive buddies Paula Persons and Leslie Kopietz carved pumpkins with several divers just enjoying the last fun dive of the season Saturday surrounded by snow-covered hills.
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Underwater pumpkin-carving buddies - 27-Year tradition
October 30, 2017 - 6:00am
October 9, 2017
Noah Diebel navigates the course Saturday during the Teravail Oremageddon mountain bike race in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
KLCK!: Oremageddon mountain bike race
October 9, 2017 - 8:00am
September 27, 2017
Anglers fish trout in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area last weekend surrounded by autumn leaf color, which is reflected in the glassy surface of Huntington Mine Lake. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
PHOTO: Autumn Reflections
September 27, 2017 - 11:00am
August 12, 2017
Cuyuna Lakes Crusher offers shuttle service, parking
August 12, 2017 - 5:30am
August 8, 2017
Volunteers sought for Cuyuna Lakes Crusher
August 8, 2017 - 6:00am
July 14, 2017
The Pint and Johnson families look at the view from the overlook Thursday atop Miner’s Mountain at Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)
Cuyuna Country Biking: Miner's Mountain Trail and Overlook
July 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
June 27, 2017
I Can Mountain Bike!
DNR offers mountain biking classes at Cuyuna
June 27, 2017 - 10:00am
May 28, 2017
Boaters make their way up the Mississippi River last summer at Crow Wing State Park. (Brainerd Dispatch - Kelly Humphrey)
Crow Wing State Park: New park manager continues to share history
May 28, 2017 - 5:00am
May 27, 2017
Bonding bill includes Cuyuna trail funds
May 27, 2017 - 5:00am
May 19, 2017
A mountain biker explores the trails through the Cuyuna Country Recreation Area.
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Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area: More jumps, safer riding part of expansion coming to trails
May 19, 2017 - 7:00am
Central Lakes College student Jacob Haley leads Kevin Peterson and his instructor Jane Peterson on an Earth Week informational hike Tuesday in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area. Haley, who is in an honors Fitness for Life class, mapped out the hike as part of a class project. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
PHOTO: Earth Week Walk
April 19, 2017 - 5:50am
March 7, 2017
The Brainerd City Council commences the March 6 meeting Monday night at Brainerd City Hall. 
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Brainerd City Council: Looking ahead to 2018 bonding bill
March 7, 2017 - 9:02am
February 5, 2017
Cyclists take off at the start of the Cuyuna 45NRTH Whiteout 30K bike race Saturday at the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area. Bikers also had the option of 20K and 10K race courses. Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Cuyuna Whiteout
February 5, 2017 - 10:25pm
January 27, 2017
A youth and adult take part in flyfishing.Minnesota DNR photo
Outdoor Notes: FatBike race coming soon
January 27, 2017 - 10:24pm
January 4, 2017
Ryan Anderson rides down Easy Street on fresh powder Tuesday with members of the Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Patrol and Crew during a Fat Tuesday night ride in the Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area. The Fat Tuesday group meets each week at 8 p.m. at the Miners Mountain Rally Center, which is near the access to Pennington Mine Lake. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Fat Tuesday bikers
January 4, 2017 - 6:18pm