Welcome to Upper Cullen…

We have been a “Family Owned and Operated Resort” since 1928 and we’re located just five minutes northeast of Nisswa and far away from disturbing City noises. What you’ll find is a quiet, secure, relaxing setting surrounded by 35 acres of heavily wooded grounds for you and your family to enjoy.  We’re just one step from “On Golden Pond”. Gift shop, Game room, Laundry room, bait, firewood, groceries and ice cream.

Cabins

Find cabin lodging perfect for all family sizes at Upper Cullen Resort & Campground.

Perfect For All Families

Fishing

Experience excellent fishing on our 435 acre untamed, amazing private lake.

Catch Some Relaxation

rod and reel

Activities

Have some fun with our weekly minnow races or hay rack rides while you're visiting.

Lots of Things to Do

Camping

We offer seasonal campsite options and a limited number of nightly camping spots.

Connect with Nature

Testimonials

See what our guests have to say about Upper Cullen Resort.

Reviews from past guests

Tents,
Pop-Up Campers, Pickup Campers, RV’s & Motorhomes

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We have been a “Family Owned and Operated Resort” since 1928 and we’re located just five minutes northeast of Nisswa and far away from disturbing City noises. What you’ll find is a quiet, secure, relaxing setting surrounded by 35 acres of heavily wooded grounds for you and your family to enjoy.

We’re just one step from “Golden Pond”.
Gift shop, Game room, Laundry room, bait, firewood, groceries and ice cream.
We Feature Old Fashioned Service, New Fashioned Accommodations.
Minnesota Nice Spoken Here.
Cabin Fever 100% Cured Here.

  • Check In: 3 p.m. ; Check Out: 10 a.m.

  • Visitors must check in for parking and passes

  • Sorry, no pets allowed.
  • Quiet hours are observed, please be courteous to our other guests

  • Cleaning and Damage deposit is required

  • No outside firewood can be burned due to invasive species

A quiet, secure, relaxing setting…

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A Minnesota Lake Retreat that Specializes in Family Fun!

Upper Cullen Resort specializes in family getaways. The resort rests in a truly secluded and peaceful wooded area in northern Minnesota and they do not allow loud, partying crowds so you can rest assured this is a place where you and your family can relax and have fun together without distractions. 

The peaceful and friendly atmosphere of Nisswa only adds to your relaxing experience. In fact, Nisswa has been named the “Best Small Town In Minnesota” by WCCO Viewers!

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