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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 west central 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.

Autumn is in the air with mild daytime temps and curl-up-in-a-blanket evenings, perfect for a Minnesota Getaway at Detroit Lakes! Autumn foliage colors are nearing peak in the Detroit Lakes, Minnesota area, so we've made it easy to choose from three spectacular leaf routes for a leisurely drive. If you want to leave the driving to someone else, then join the Lake Country Scenic Byway Fall Color Tour October 2. Visit the Farmers Market 10 am-2 pm Saturdays in Peoples Park and Tuesdays in the parking lot north of the Holiday Station Store. See details on these and  many more events !

The Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is set to open this November! This winter you'll be able to ski, tube and trick jump in the Terrain Park! Mountain biking trails are under construction now for an opening in 2015.

Take advantage of our Minnesota vacation and shopping coupons! You'll get great deals on everything from lodging at top MN resorts to dining to shopping. Coupons are offered by Detroit Lakes area businesses. Find out about our local business 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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