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The Lodge on Lake Detroit Hotel Blog

Keep up with the latest goings-on at the Lodge on Lake Detroit in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Whether it’s special offers, entertainment, changes in services and amenities offered, hotel and local events, or local attraction information, you will find it here.

Birchwood Golf Course

Birchwood Golf Course 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, and the staff can offer tips and tricks for playing your best round. Birchwood Golf [...]

Lida Greens Golf Course

Lida Greens Golf Course 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 on the Southwest Shore of Lake Lida. Ther nine hole executive course was [...]

Green Valley Golf Course

Green Valley Golf Course 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 to mountainous golf in CREA. Water is in play on five holes. Three [...]

Perham Lakeside Country Club

Perham Lakeside Country Club Established in 1946, Perham Lakeside Country Club is located one mile north of Perham, Minnesota, offering 27 holes of championship golf and a first class practice facility. Perham Lakeside Country Club consists of three nine-hole courses, Maple, Oak, and Pine, each with distinctive and challenging [...]

Rolling Hills Golf Course

Rolling Hills Golf Course Rolling Hills Golf Course is a challenging par 35 public golf course that has plenty of water holes and sand traps. The 9-hole "Rolling Hills" course at the Rolling Hills Golf Course facility in Pelican Rapids, Minnesota features 2,740 yards of golf from the longest [...]

Wildflower Golf Course

Wildflower Golf Course From the moment you set foot on the Wildflower Golf Course, you will realize this is a special place to play the game of golf. Designed by Joel Goldstrand, one of the premier golf course architects in the Midwest, the course’s distinctive "Prairie Links" design is [...]

Lakeview Golf Course

Lakeview Golf Course at The Detroit Country Club Lakeview Golf Course is unique 18 hole course that was opened in 1980. It is part of the Detroit Country Club. The Lakeview Course plays to par of 31-33-64, with nine par three holes, eight par four holes, and a closing [...]

Maple Hills Golf Club

Maple Hills Golf Club ~ Frazee, Minnesota Maple Hills Golf Club is located in the heart of the Lakes Country in an area where gently rolling hills and beautiful maple trees blend together creating one of the most beautiful golf courses in Northern Minnesota. Open since 1977, this [...]

Forest Hills Golf Course

Forest Hills Golf Course in Detroit Lakes Forest Hills Golf Course in Detrot Lakes, Minnesota offers a challenging golf experience on its professionally designed 18 Hole Championship Golf Course. Start your morning with a few practice swings on the driving range and spend the rest of the morning [...]

Detroit Country Club Pine to Palm Golf Course

Detroit Country Club Pine to Palm Golf Course Completed in 1916, the Pine to Palm course is one of Minnesota's finest resort area layouts. The rolling terrain and trees which line each fairway make the Pine to Palm Course (par is 36-35-71) a challenging test of golf. The [...]

Detroit Lakes Winter Activities Guide

Detroit Lakes Winter Activities Guide Lots of snow and miles of ski runs and trails equals a lot of great alpine and cross-country skiing. By the way, don't forget your skates, or fishing pole! At 1500 feet, Detroit Mountain Recreation Area offers an explorable terrain with 45 skiable [...]

Big Lake Detroit Summer Fun

Enjoy Private Big Lake Detroit Beach & Dock. Stroll down to our private Big Detroit Lake beach for year-round fun and activities. The grounds at The Lodge on Lake Detroit slope gently to our 500 foot lake front. Enjoy swimming or sunbathing on our private 550 foot-wide private sandy beach. Launch your boat at the public launch only two blocks from The Lodge, and dock at our private dock and landing. During summer, The Lodge will offer paddle boats, canoes and kayaks. The Lodge is your year-round Minnesota vacation destination.

Itasca State Park & Mississippi Headwaters

Itasca State Park marks the headwaters and beginning of the world's third longest river, The Mississippi, as a small stream. Established in 1891, Itasca State Park is Minnesota’s oldest State Park. In this 32,000 acre sanctuary, the Mississippi River begins its journey to the Gulf of Mexico. Among the many points of interest are old growth pine at Preacher’s Grove, Peace Pipe Vista, bison kill site and over 100 lakes. The park is a great birding site for Common Loon, Black-backed woodpecker, Alder Flycatcher, Winter Wren and more. In winter enjoy cross-country ski trails.

White Earth State Forest

White Earth State Forest is made up of rolling hills and lakes with 4/5th being variegated forest and the rest being lowland brush and marsh. Almost all of this forest is within the boundaries of the White Earth Indian Reservation. The Shuttlebug Nature Trail is popular for summer hiking, with 70 miles of marked and groomed snowmobile trails. Located about 20 miles north of Park Rapids on Hwy. 71, then west off Hwy. 113. The White Earth Indian Reservation, holds an annual Powwow in June.

Huntersville State Forrest

Huntersville State Forrest features 16,448-acres of rolling-to-flat land, famed for its jack and Norway pine mixed with aspen, spruce, tamarack and northern hardwoods and clear streams. The major attraction is the beauty of two rivers that flow through the forest, the Crow Wing River State Water Trail and the Shell River, providing many canoeing opportunities, with access ramps at the campgrounds as well as other put-in and take-out points along the river's course through the forest. In winter enjoy miles of cross-county skiing trails.

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