700 Summit Avenue, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
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 wedding, or a pampered rest we have something for you.
Discover the magic of ice in Detroit Lakes! Ice was harvested from Detroit Lake January 11-13 for the building of an Ice Palace in Detroit Lakes Minnesota! Construction of the ice palace now begins on the City Beach and is expected to be finished by February 8, complete with lights, for the public to enjoy. Watch the action via a live webcam. Detroit Lakes holds several events in the Minnesota winter months to make your stay more enjoyable.
Lakes country has snow and winter enthusiasts are ready for Minnesota outdoor recreation! Skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing are open at Detroit Mountain! Check out the MN Slopes Sweepstakes to win one of two Detroit Mountain prize packages. Cross country ski at Maplelag Resort, north of Detroit Lakes, Minnesota.
Bringing your pooch with you to Detroit Lakes? Let them run in the new Dog Park at 1023 10th Avenue SE in Detroit Lakes! Enjoy the great outdoors at a park or refuge. Share some memorable times with friends while enjoying shopping and dining at many specialty shops and local fare eateries in the Detroit Lakes area. Bring your binocs and bird in Detroit Lakes and along the Pine to Prairie International Birding Trail.
Take advantage of our Minnesota vacation and shopping coupons offered by Detroit Lakes area businesses! You'll get great deals on everything from lodging at top Minnesota resorts, hotels and motels to dining and shopping. 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!