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

Celebrate Cru’s Love Affair with Wine

Celebrate Cru’s Love Affair with Wine

It’s true! Cru Restaurant and Wine Bar has received Wine Spectator Magazine's “Award of Excellence” for the first time in history and they're ready to celebrate their love affair with wine by offering you two special weekends. If you’re around this Labor Day weekend, Cru invites you to dine with them August 29-31, 2014 from 5pm-9pm where you can re

Ooh Ahh – Moroccanoil!

Ooh Ahh – Moroccanoil!

The fall season is approaching fast, so there is no better place to re-energize the mind, body and soul than at Glacial Water Spa. Back for a third year in a row, the MN Monthly favorite Ooh Ahh Spa package provides you with relaxing and rejuvenating, services, plus the nourishing effects of the Moroccanoil, their latest product line, in several of

Grand View Lodge Receives Improvements

Grand View Lodge Receives Improvements

Nearly 2 million dollars was spent in 2014 to improve several amenities, locations, and buildings on-site. Grand View strives to keep its legacy alive by blending its rustic heritage with comforts of modern conveniences. Luxury, technology and efficiency were the driving force behind the improvements with the final goal of providing better guest ex

Grand View launches its First Ever Responsive Website

Grand View launches its First Ever Responsive Website

After years of careful in-house research, planning, and design, Grand View Lodge was able to launch its first ever responsive website in June of 2014. Responsive sites enable all digital devices to have a unique experience from a large desktop monitor down to a tablet or smartphone without the use of a specialized app. The new Grand View website of

Minnesota’s Best Resort for Kids

Minnesota’s Best Resort for Kids

Going on vacation can be especially stressful when you have a family. At Grand View Lodge, we understand that sometimes parents need a little escape from the family vacation, so that’s why we have developed and offer several exciting children’s programs available to parents nine hours a day. Parents may leave their children (ages 3-11) in the care

2014 Fireworks & Party at the Pines

2014 Fireworks & Party at the Pines

Looking for something fun to do with the whole family and celebrate Independence Day? Experience our annual Fireworks and Party at the Pines at The Pines Golf Course Driving Range on Wednesday, July 2nd from 6-10pm! Enjoy LIVE music from Amanda Standalone and our headliner, The District. Taste culinary creations from our talented chefs, sip ice-col

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