Prolong Your Tan and Hydrate Your Skin at The Spa!

Prolong Your Tan and Hydrate Your Skin at The Spa!

Summer’s finally here, but this warm and inviting season can be especially hard on your skin and body. All of your outdoor activities like biking, golfing and going to the beach can all have a negative effect on not only your muscles, but especially your skin. “Exposure to sun causes most of the wrinkles and age spots on our faces. Consider this: O

Create. Drink. Share.

Create. Drink. Share.

This spring, the Grand View Lodge Social Department began offering a brand new and unique weekly activity – The Traveling Art Pub (TAP.) Similar to other programs in the Twin Cities, ours is done throughout the resort, and outside if possible depending on weather. “It’s a great way to ‘tap’ into your creative side next time you visit Grand View wit

Gull Lake ice out expected this week – Open water benefits 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener committee

Gull Lake ice out expected this week – Open water benefits 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener committee

Volunteers with the 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener Planning Committee gathered Monday with Smiley the Nisswa Ox as they prepared for Tuesday’s ice-out operations. The 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener events, hosted by the Brainerd Lakes Chamber with Grand View Lodge and the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce, will be May 8-11 in the Brain

A Day at the Spa

A Day at the Spa

After another challenging Minnesota winter, it’s safe to say most everyone is ready for spring to arrive. To celebrate the meltdown, Glacial Waters Spa is offering their Day at the Spa package for those who need a spring retreat. The new package is probably the most incredible package ever made available at Grand View, but is limited to specific ti

Summer Value Days

Summer Value Days

Enjoy a fun-filled summer at Grand View Lodge with our mid-week Summer Value Day package for rates and dates that are sure to suit any budget. The Summer Value Days package starts at $160 a night and includes deluxe lodging with breakfast buffet daily, adventurous activities and events for the entire family, plus all the standard amenities that Gra

The Pines is Blooming with New Golf Carts and GPS System

The Pines is Blooming with New Golf Carts and GPS System

 Grand View Lodge may be known as the most rewarded golf resort in Minnesota, but now they will also be known as one of the leaders in golf technology. Every new golf season produces course and technology updates, but the 2014 year at the Pines Golf Course boasts of 104 new Club Car Precedent i2s and Visage GPS System. The new Club Cars have plenty

Farm-Fresh and Local

Farm-Fresh and Local

In celebration of the Annual 67th Governors Fishing Opener – which is being proudly hosted at Grand View Lodge – the resort’s talented culinary team created what they consider the perfect farm-fresh pairing for your “catch of the day.” This sweet corn risotto recipe reflects the new Lodge Dining Room menu that offers locally grown and harvest ingre

Local Artist Selected for Grand View Lodge Wine Labels

Local Artist Selected for Grand View Lodge Wine Labels

Grand View’s Winter Culinary and Wine Experience weekend, sponsored by MN Monthly Magazine, was another great success this past February 7-9, 2014! With over 100 vintages, culinary classes and wine seminars, a soup challenge, annual artwalk and special guests, Amy Thielen and Robert Sinskey, the weekend was tastefully sensational. The weekend kicke