It All Started With a Selfie: A Tale of a Family Reunion

It All Started With a Selfie: A Tale of a Family Reunion

It all started with a….selfie? That’s right, a selfie. Diane Hageman, a resident of St. Cloud, Minn., while on vacation at Grand View Lodge with her sister, Denise, and their husbands, got the surprise of a lifetime all thanks to a selfie and the power of social media. This unusual tale of reuniting families will inspire you to call the relative yo

5 Ways to Have the Best 4th in the Brainerd Lakes Area

5 Ways to Have the Best 4th in the Brainerd Lakes Area

  It’s 4th of July weekend! It’s time to leave behind the stagnant air of the office and get some much-needed vitamin D out on the lake. Once you’re off work pack up the car, round up the family, and hit the road Up Nort’. With traffic, restless children in the backseat and the same four songs playing on the radio, it seems like the trip is en

Spice Up Your Summer with Spikeball

Spice Up Your Summer with Spikeball

This summer, Grand View is introducing a new sport to the resort, Spikeball! This game, which you might have seen on ABC’s Shark Tank, is taking off all across the country and has landed right here at Grand View beach. This game is similar to the classic summer favorite, volleyball, but with a fun new twist! Here’s how it works: The game starts off

Summer Fun for the Kids

Summer Fun for the Kids

Give your kids the full Grand View experience with our very own Kid’s Club! Not only is this a great excuse to take some much needed you-time at our world class Glacial Waters Spa or play a round of golf at our championship golf courses, The Pines and the Preserve, but your kids can enjoy a day filled with tons of fun activities with other kids the

Winter is Here!

Winter is Here!

Winter is here and our winter activities are ready to go! Just because the courses are closed doesn’t mean we are. As a matter of fact, we are excited for a winter packed with fun activities. The Pines Winter Recreation Center is open again. This season we are offering snowshoes, cross-country rentals and $10 dog sled rides through the woods and pi

No one gets spring fever like Minnesotans do

No one gets spring fever like Minnesotans do

Step aside winter; it’s spring’s turn! Winter can’t last forever – eventually the snow melts and the grass begins to grow. Grand View Lodge will be celebrating the new season with Spring Break on the Lake, March 12 – April 4. Bring your family during this time for access to indoor swimming with a waterslide, luxurious lodging and a daily breakfast

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

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