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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.

Are you a mountain biking enthusiast? Detroit Mountain Recreation Area will open Mountain biking trails in late May, with additional trails completed by July!

With spring bird migration underway, Detroit Lakes will host the 18th annual Festival of Birds May 14-17, 2015. Headquarters this year is at Detroit Mountain Recreation Area. Daily fieldtrips, workshops, socials and book signings will be offered. See the online program for details.
The first big outdoor craft and art show, Street Faire at the Lakes, takes to the streets of Detroit Lakes on Friday and Saturday, May 29-30.
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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