Travel Information Center affiliate with free state maps and brochures as well as community information. Public restrooms. Open Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm.
Detroit Lakes is located in the heart of lakes country, with more than 400 lakes within 25 miles. Recreational opportunities abound, as well as nature, the arts, dining, shopping, attractions and events:
Sink your toes in our mile-long city beach, Hunt for 35 hand-decorated sunfish sculptures, Find 275 different birds along the Pine to Prairie Birding Trail, Explore Lake Country Scenic Byway attractions, Fish for game and pan fish, and trophy-size muskie! Grab the clubs! 9 area golf greens, 3 mini-golf. Experience the great outdoors - 60 miles to Itasca State Park with Mississippi headwaters, 30 miles to Buffalo River and Maplewood State Parks, and nearby Tamarac and Hamden Slough National Wildlife Refuges Splash! Catch the sun and breeze by boating, sailing, tubing, waterskiing and scuba diving. Local to International talent at the 800-seat Historic Holmes Theatre. Family fun at the amusement park and Community Center pool. Hours of shopping, from antiques to flea market, specialty shops to malls and discount supercenters. Hungry? Try local fare, fast food and fine dining. Winter fun!
More than 250 miles of snowmobile trails, ice fishing, cross country skiing and snowshoeing. Join monthly festivals and events. Family-friendly hotels, motels, bed-and-breakfast inns, resort cabins and campgrounds. Want to get away from the hubbub of daily life? Hold your next conference in scenic lake country. Facilities to accommodate groups of 10-350. Detroit Lakes is conveniently located three hours from the Twin Cities or Canadian border and 45 minutes from Fargo-Moorhead. Visit our website and check out Detroit Lakes for yourself at www.VisitDetroitLakes.com. See You at the Lakes! www.VisitDetroitLakes.com Or call us for FREE travel information and brochures 1-800-542-3992