city in Minnesota, United States

Detroit Lakes is a city in Minnesota.


Detroit Lakes is a regional summer and winter recreation destination, attracting many tourists and seasonal residents each year. Its economy is fueled by seasonal population increases, with tourism being the area's chief industry along with agriculture.

Get inEdit

Map of Detroit Lakes

By carEdit

U.S. Highways 10 and 59, MN Highway 34

By trainEdit

  • Amtrak, [1]. Detroit Lakes is served once daily in each direction by the Empire Builder.

By busEdit

  • Jefferson Lines has a bus stop in Detroit Lakes.

Get aroundEdit



  • WE Fest. Annual country music festival held in August.




  • Lakeside Tavern, 200 W Lake Dr, +1 218 847-1891. Lakeside is an amazing place to eat. It is family friendly, and you can also drink there. It is better than Zorbaz, by a long shot. There is pizza with home-made crust, burgers, wings, nachos and appetizers.



Go nextEdit

Routes through Detroit Lakes
MinotFargo  W   E  StaplesSt. Paul
FargoDilworth  W   E  WadenaSt. Paul
Thief River FallsErskine ← Jct W   E  N   S  Fergus FallsWorthington

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