Balsam Lake is surrounded by dozens of lakes, including 2,000-acre Balsam Lake, renowned for its splendid bass fishing. The Polk County Museum, operated by the county historical society, is housed in the old county courthouse in town.
February 03 - February 04
Fun winter activities. Food, 4X4 Ice Drag races, Ice Bowling, Minnow Races, Kids games, Pond Hockey. Polar Plunge, and much more! UTV Race.
June 29 - July 01
Live music and Street Dance, Arts & Crafts, Boat Parade, Grand Parade, Queen Pageant, Bass Fishing Contest, Dancing, Fireworks, Classic Car Show. Root Beer...
Thirsty Otter Tavern & Resort
Great menu, home of the famous Otter Burger, daily specials, Saturday & Sunday breakfast. Full bar, outside bar & patio, live music, special events and cabin...
As you walk through our quiet and relaxing campground you will find that we have many spacious campsites with ample shade and sunshine, many with water and...
Balsam Lake Cabins
Newly refurbished cabins with air conditioning and cable, with 1 or 2 bedrooms. Grills, lawn furniture, fish house and also a dock on the lake. No pets. ...