TOP 10 Things to do in the Brainerd Lakes Area this Summer

TOP 10 Things to do in the Brainerd Lakes Area this Summer

Summers are the most coveted time of the year and it is important that no opportunities are missed.  So, we put together a list of Top 10 Things to do in the Brainerd Lakes Area this summer, it just so happens to be that most of these things are at Grand View Lodge. 1. Shrimp Taco(s) at Loony’s Beach Hut. Few places are better to soak up the sun an

Whats Cookin’ at Grand View Lodge

Whats Cookin’ at Grand View Lodge

This summer at Grand View Lodge we couldn't be more excited about our new menu at Italian Gardens. So, in case you can't make it to the Lodge right away and you want to try to whip up a culinary delight, we have decided to feature a chef favorite dish off of the new menu for this "what's cooking?". Get the recipe for the Grand View Lodge Linguini R

Summer Restaurant Changes

Summer Restaurant Changes

Everyone can relate that when you are hungry— life becomes a little more difficult. And that principle even applies when you are on vacation at Grand View. This year we are happy to announce some new summer restaurant changes to a couple of your favorite venues and of course, some creative menu changes. We surely don’t want you to go hungry and we

Whats Cookin’ at Grand View Lodge

Whats Cookin’ at Grand View Lodge

Each year, the Grand View Lodge Culinary Team tries to create a little creative competition between the chefs of the resort. At the de’Vine Wine and Culinary weekend this year, each chef was challenged to create their own soup recipe to be tasted and voted on by 200 plus de’vine attendees. This year’s 2016 Soup Challenge winner was Banquet Chef, Sh

2016 Art Walk Winner, Mary Wolke

2016 Art Walk Winner, Mary Wolke

February 2016 Art Walk marked the annual De’Vine Wine and Culinary Weekend at Grand View Lodge. This weekend was full of culinary classes, wine seminars, and more, bringing people together who have an interest in Wine and learning about the many arts of it.   Every two years at this event Grand View Lodge hosts an “Art Walk” where local artist

First Ever Distilled

First Ever Distilled

Grand View Lodge first ever Distilled event! As the rise of microbreweries and wineries continue to grow, the distilling movement has been a slow rise. As home distilling still remains illegal due to safety concerns and old laws at the turn of the century, it is generally a more difficult science to learn on your own. But this hasn’t stopped a new

Whats Cookin’ at Grand View Lodge

Whats Cookin’ at Grand View Lodge

Spark your taste buds with this dry wings rub recipe from the menu at The Northwoods Pub at Grand View Lodge. The combination of spices used to make these dry rub wings is sure to be your new favorite.  Your friends and family will be impressed and your taste bud will be dancing when you pull this one out. My mouth is watering just thinking about i

A Winter Wonderland

A Winter Wonderland

Grand View Lodge is putting together an enchanted wonderland, packed full of winter activities for our Minnesota months. There will be indoor and outdoor activities, and something for all ages. Winter activities range from immersing yourself in the woods of The Pines on snowshoes, gliding across the plain of the our ice rinks, to sitting with Santa

4 Reasons to Spend Christmas at Grand View

4 Reasons to Spend Christmas at Grand View

Easy going, unencumbered, and unbelievably liberating from everyday stressors, Grand View Lodge Golf and Spa Resort in the alluring pines of Northern Minnesota is the absolute location for your family’s holiday this season. Located on the shores of Gull Lake, the scenery from Grand View Lodge is irreplaceable. The cabins are tucked into their priva

What’s Cookin’ at Grand View Lodge

What’s Cookin’ at Grand View Lodge

As fall starts to settle in, we start eating more foods that make us feel good and warm inside to make out for the chilly temperatures outside. But, why not take a trip down memory lane back to a time where temperatures where higher, the sun was shining and you were able to spend most of your free time out on the lake. Well, with this Smoked Chicke