Top 5 Fall Weekend Getaways

Top 5 Fall Weekend Getaways

As the seasons change and the leaves begin to turn, as does our resort. We have planned five undeniable getaways for you in the Brainerd Lakes Area so you can enjoy Gull Lake during pleasant fall weekend getaways. It may be a healthy and active getaway, a golf trip and a concert or a family weekend; regardless there is a Grand View Lodge fall escap

Lakes Area Local Breweries

Lakes Area Local Breweries

The local brewery scene in Brainerd and Nisswa has been ‘hopping’ in the past several years. With craft beers and local breweries gaining large popularity in the past decade, it is great to have several options that are so close to home. Selling year-round flavors and seasonal flavors, the local breweries offer many delicious options, but also give

ZIPpity Doo! The New Brainerd Zipline Tour

ZIPpity Doo! The New Brainerd Zipline Tour

Are you ready for an exhilarating summer? Be one of the first people to experience one of the newest activities in the Brainerd Lakes Area. An adventure that will give you fresh air and a new experience, forever changing the way you see your surroundings at around 30 mph. The new Brainerd Zipline Tour, or “canopy tour”, offers 15-mile views of cabi

2016 International Hotel Visionary Award Winners

2016 International Hotel Visionary Award Winners

Hospitality Technology (HT) magazine has named the Visionary Award Winners of the 2016 International Hotel Award. Every year, HT presents a select group of lodging companies with honors for outstanding achievement in delivering technological excellence at its annual Hotel Technology Forum (this year held April 20 – 22 at the Ritz Carlton, Laguna Ni

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