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.
Lakes country has 10-11 inches of snow! Snowmobile and cross country trails may be open by this weekend. See the city and area snowmobile maps and other winter recreation information.
December brings many opportunities for your family to get in the holiday spirit with Light Up the Lakes' musicals, free sleigh rides, photos with Santa, CP Holiday Train, open houses and prize giveaways. Please join us for Light up the Lakes and many more events .
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!