The Birchmont Beach Hotel at the north end of Lake Bemidji offered luxury accommodations. This photo was taken about 1940. Beltrami County Historical Society
Ruttger's started as Birchmont Beach Hotel
Along the northwest shore of Lake Bemidji, one resort has been a destination for tourists and locals for nearly a century.
It started as Birchmont Beach Hotel and became Ruttger's Birchmont Lodge more than two decades later.
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