Hallmarked by Color

Hallmarked by Color

As hard as it is to admit, it’s that time of year again. The summer air, full of heat and humidity, will soon be giving way to the crisp, cool air of autumn. You can feel it, smell it and you can definitely see it. Radiant yellow birch and aspen, golden oak and scarlet maple paint a portrait of such brilliance, it can’t be missed. Peak, fall color

The 4th Annual KFAN GOLFtoberfest is Back!

The 4th Annual KFAN GOLFtoberfest is Back!

The 4th Annual KFAN GOLFtoberfest sponsored by Schell’s Brewing Company, Grain Belt,  Boats n Beyond Rentals, Ticket King, Gopher Sports, and Chipotle will be held October 11 -12 at Grand View Lodge and its two championship golf courses – The Pines and The Preserve. The fun-filled weekend includes deluxe lodging, breakfast daily and unlimited golf

Ooh, Ahh, Spa with these New Services!

Ooh, Ahh, Spa with these New Services!

It’s time to revive your skin from the long, hot summer days and prepare for another beautiful fall in Northern Minnesota. What better way to re-energize your mind, body and spirit than taking some time for yourself at the world-renowned, Glacial Waters Spa. With several new services and our partnership with Minnesota Monthly magazine, we brought b

Fall For Our Fork-N-Cork Getaways

Fall For Our Fork-N-Cork Getaways

This year, Grand View and Minnesota Monthly magazine are teaming up again to offer our fall Fork-n-Cork package good for October 21 - December 14, 2013. This very popular package includes two nights lodging, a delicious breakfast each morning, a bottle of Grand View's Signature Wine, and a $200 Dining Card for our fabulous dining venues or wine tas

There’s Something Exciting ‘On Tap’ this November!

There’s Something Exciting ‘On Tap’ this November!

Grand View Lodge is excited to announce its 4th annual Grand Brewfest to all you beer lovers and local craft beer aficionados. This two-day salute to Minnesota craft beer will take place November 22-24 where Minnesota breweries will present their favorite brews to craft beer enthusiasts. Sponsoring breweries include: Grain Belt, Brau Brothers Brewi

The Haunted Italian Gardens

The Haunted Italian Gardens

The quaint, yellow building that sits amongst a lush garden of color is mostly known for it’s authentic homemade Italian and Sicilian fare, but to some its walls speaks of a much different tale – especially when it closes its doors every fall. Since 1993, the Italian Gardens has continued to close its doors for the winter season starting Labor Day

A Swing the Whole Family Can Ride

A Swing the Whole Family Can Ride

Golf is a game both challenging and time consuming. But in the world of fast and now, it’s important to spend time in nature, reconnect to self and others and just have fun. Get your swing back on this summer with these family and junior golf programs, exclusive to Grand View Guests. The Pines and The Preserve Golf Courses will be offering FREE les

The MN Monthly ‘All You Can Spa’ in a Day!

The MN Monthly ‘All You Can Spa’ in a Day!

In cooperation with our friends at MN Monthly Magazine, Grand View Lodge will be celebrating the 10th Anniversary of Glacial Waters Spa with the most amazing package focused on indulgence, relaxation, and refreshing of your skin, face and body from the harsh elements of winter. This weekday only spa package is available April 14 through May 23 and

Spring in Central Minnesota

Spring in Central Minnesota

As the saying goes, “April Showers bring May Flowers, “ and with any luck, the hope for warm weather, blue skies and the smell of flowers and trees blossoming will soon become a reality. And as the days grow longer, so do the amount of activities and events in central Minnesota. An exciting way to kick off spring is to grab the fishing pole, a bag

Grand View Lodge Participates in Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore

Grand View Lodge Participates in Annual Gull Lake Frozen Fore

There’s no getting away from it; Minnesota is cold in the winter.  As we gear up for a couple more months of arctic blasts and snowstorms, some of us dream of warm sun and a sandy beach, while others, refusing to be bogged down by the weather, improvise with what they have. For those true adventurists, there is the Gull Lake Frozen Fore.  Referred