By LakeD|2023-02-21T21:28:51+00:00February 20th, 2023|Cross Country Skiing, Winter Fun|
The newest Minnesota ski destination is Detroit Mountain Recreation Area near Detroit Lakes. Located just minutes from Detroit Lakes, MN, Detroit Mountain Recreation Area offers an explorable terrain with 45 skiable acres, 21 runs, 2 terrain parks, 2 chairlifts, 2 high-speed rope tows, and 2 magic carpet lifts. Detroit Mountain is kid-friendly, catering to first timers (of any age), with a designated learning area featuring Terrain Based Learning™.
By LakeD|2023-02-21T21:30:48+00:00February 15th, 2023|Winter Fun|
The Kent Freeman Arena is located at the fairgrounds in Detroit Lakes. It has two ice sheets; one has an 85' x 195' cement floor, 1500 seating capacity with sound system. The second is a practice sheet with an 85' x 200' cement floor. When the ice is not in use, other events take place including: circuses, auction sales, Becker County Fair, festivals and community functions. Public wi-fi is available at the arena.
By LakeD|2023-02-21T21:31:42+00:00January 27th, 2023|Winter Fun|
The Detroit Lakes Curling Club provides recreational opportunities for all curlers. Dedicated to the promotion and the coordination of the sport of curling to provide fun, fellowship and family activities within Detroit Lakes and surrounding communities. The Club sponsors leagues that compete three times weekly, several bonspeils (curling tournaments), Community Ed Classes, and other special events that include Youth Curling.
By LakeD|2022-12-30T18:17:49+00:00December 30th, 2022|Winter Fun|
Peoples Park in Detroit Lakes offers one ice rink and one ice skating rink during the winter months. The warming house is open scheduled hours in January and February with a limited number of skate sizes on loan for free. During regular winter seasons, curling enthusiasts compete in bonspiels at the Curling Club on the northern edge of the city off Highway 59.
By LakeD|2022-12-31T17:32:25+00:00December 25th, 2022|Winter Fun|
Snowmobiling is a popular activitiy during the winter months in Becker County and the area surrounding Detroits Lakes, Minnesota. Multiple public agencies, area resorts, and even private individuals maintain a number of snowmobile trails throughout the County. These trails are maintained to varying degrees; from minimum maintenance level to a regularly groomed basis. Some trails may require a Minnesota State Ski Pass. Check with the trail sponsor regarding any rules and requirements.
By LakeD|2022-12-24T04:06:02+00:00December 22nd, 2022|Winter Fun|
Cross-country skiing is a popular activitiy during the winter months in Becker County. Multiple public agencies, area resorts, and even private individuals maintain a number of ski trails throughout the County. These trails are maintained to varying degrees; from minimum maintenance level to a regularly groomed basis. Some trails may require a Minnesota State Ski Pass. Check with the trail sponsor regarding any rules and requirements.
By LakeD|2021-12-17T20:31:24+00:00December 17th, 2021|News, Special Offers|
Detroit Lakes City Beach is a mile long sandy beach on the shore of Little Detroit Lake. Detroit Lakes City Beach runs along West Lake Drive with a total of 4.8 acres providing swimming activities for the public with a life guard area. The beach offers two boat launching accesses and a fishing and observation pier. Vehicle parking for the City Beach and park areas is available at the Becker County Fairgrounds on the south end of Rossman Avenue.
By LakeD|2021-10-17T14:09:41+00:00July 26th, 2021|Golf, Summer Fun|
Birchwood Golf Course Golf Courses Near Detroit Lakes Minnesota Birchwood Golf Course Golf Courses Near Detroit Lakes Minnesotas Not far from Pelican Rapids, Birchwood Golf Course offers terrific views and challenging play for golfers at every skill level. Well-groomed fairways and greens keep Birchwood Golf Course difficult yet friendly, [...]
By LakeD|2021-10-17T14:02:07+00:00July 26th, 2021|Golf, Summer Fun|
Lida Greens Golf CourseGolf Courses Near Detroit Lakes Minnesota Lida Greens Golf Course Golf Courses Near Detroit Lakes Minnesota Lida Greens Golf Course was designed and built by Jack Hilber, a member of the North Dakota Golf Hall of Fame. The course is located 4 miles east of Pelican Rapids, MN [...]
By LakeD|2021-10-17T13:57:18+00:00July 26th, 2021|Golf, Summer Fun|
Green Valley Golf Course Golf Courses Near Detroit Lakes Minnesota Green Valley Golf Course Golf Courses Near Detroit Lakes Minnesota Green Valley Golf Course, opened in 1964, is a 9 hole, par 35 golf course in Lake Park, Minnesota. Men’s tees are 2,800 yards and Ladies tees total 2,300 yards. Closest [...]