A Grand Evening of Piano and Song

A Grand Evening of Piano and Song

Mary Beth Carlson, acclaimed recording pianist and entertainer, will perform in concert Sunday, September 28th, 7 PM, at the Gull Lake Conference Center at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa, MN. The concert will feature specially chosen songs from the twenty-four piano orchestral CDs she has produced and recorded, several of which have been distributed in

Celebrate Cru’s Love Affair with Wine

Celebrate Cru’s Love Affair with Wine

It’s true! Cru Restaurant and Wine Bar has received Wine Spectator Magazine's “Award of Excellence” for the first time in history and they're ready to celebrate their love affair with wine by offering you two special weekends. If you’re around this Labor Day weekend, Cru invites you to dine with them August 29-31, 2014 from 5pm-9pm where you can re

5 Great Packages to Celebrate Fall

5 Great Packages to Celebrate Fall

Just because summer is coming to an end doesn’t mean you still can’t getaway with your family, friends, or that special someone in your life. Fall is a beautiful time of the year to escape from the summer heat, crowds of people, and the hectic schedules of school, sports and work. Your mini escape awaits with these five great packages at the histor

The Preserve Golf Course to Receive Almost a Million Dollars in Improvements

The Preserve Golf Course to Receive Almost a Million Dollars in Improvements

The 18-hole, par 72 championship Preserve Golf Course is currently known as of the Grand View’s signature courses with its strategic placement in some of Minnesota’s best forest and wetlands, but plans are now being finalized for the Pequot Lakes course to undertake nearly a million dollar facelift this fall. “This upcoming renovation project is ve

Mahi Mahi Tacos

Mahi Mahi Tacos

The Preserve Pub & Grill may be situated next to 18-holes of championship golf in some of Minnesota’s best forests and wetlands, but it also offers some of the best Mahi Mahi taco's west of Florida. Swing by the course to get in one last game of the season (before September 29) and enjoy this delightful dish perfect to crave any golfer’s hunger

Ooh Ahh – Moroccanoil!

Ooh Ahh – Moroccanoil!

The fall season is approaching fast, so there is no better place to re-energize the mind, body and soul than at Glacial Water Spa. Back for a third year in a row, the MN Monthly favorite Ooh Ahh Spa package provides you with relaxing and rejuvenating, services, plus the nourishing effects of the Moroccanoil, their latest product line, in several of

An Enchanted Winter Wedding in the Northwoods

An Enchanted Winter Wedding in the Northwoods

For nearly 100 years, our guests have experienced relaxation, along with a reconnection among family and friends, during their stay at Grand View Lodge. Because of this personal and intimate atmosphere, Grand View is also the perfect place to begin a new journey with your significant other. And nothing is more magical than an enchanted winter weddi

Loony’s Beach Hut Inspired Recipes

Loony’s Beach Hut Inspired Recipes

Enjoy a perfect picnic or cookout with with these fast, but delicious recipes! Create our refreshing Israeli Couscous Salad which illuminates all the colorful vegetables of the season. Or serve up our classic Shrimp Po Boy Sandwich for those that love seafood. The Loony’s Blue Lagoon Drink is the perfect cocktail to pair for your afternoon or eveni

Grand View Lodge Receives Improvements

Grand View Lodge Receives Improvements

Nearly 2 million dollars was spent in 2014 to improve several amenities, locations, and buildings on-site. Grand View strives to keep its legacy alive by blending its rustic heritage with comforts of modern conveniences. Luxury, technology and efficiency were the driving force behind the improvements with the final goal of providing better guest ex