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Welcome to Detroit Lakes, Minnesota

700 Summit Avenue, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501   
218-847-9202 or 800-542-3992

As our name implies, this is lake country. We have more than 400 lakes within 25 miles of Detroit Lakes in northwest Minnesota. Whether you are looking for a nature getaway, an active family vacation, a memorable conference or a pampered rest, we have something for you.
Summer starts off with a "bang" at the Lakes! A Detroit Lakes tradition, grab a spot by the Detroit Lakes beach for the spectacular fireworks display at dusk on the 4th of July. More than a week of fun for the family July 10-19 during the 80th annual Northwest Water Carnival! Get ready for a fun day at the shady city park on July 26 with Arts & Crafts in the Park. More family fun at the Becker County Fair July 29-August 1. You'll also want to keep August events on your calendar with WE Fest 6-8, Pine Point Pow Wow 8-9, Pine to Palm Golf Tourney 10-16, Young LIfe Triathlon 15 and Ojibwe Forests Rally Race 27-29. See our calendar for more events!

Are you a mountain biking enthusiast? Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is now open daily for Minnesota mountain biking and enjoy mountain biking trails at Maplelag Resort.
Take advantage of our Minnesota vacation and shopping coupons! You'll get great deals on everything from lodging at top Minnesota resorts to dining and shopping. Coupons are offered by Detroit Lakes area businesses. Find out about our local businesses and job opportunities in our directories.

Follow us on facebook and twitter to catch up on the latest happenings around the community! Find the perfect lodging on our interactive maps. Search for events on our calendar. The more you search, the more you'll discover there’s something to do year round, from our unique events (WE Fest) to interesting landmarks (a mile-long sand beach) to great shopping and lodging opportunities. See how fun lakes country is by viewing our videos and online Visitor Guide!

Enjoy your web site adventures. We look forward to seeing you at the lakes – Detroit Lakes, Minnesota! 


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