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Detroit Mountain

March 21, 2017
A man in a sailor hat sprays the crowd with water at the Pond Skim. Crowd members were advised to stay behind the blue outlines of the pond. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Flying high (and sinking low): The Mountain pond skim and rail jam was a real crowd pleaser
March 21, 2017 - 11:54am
January 11, 2017
Jordan Ryan negotiates the opening stretch of trails Tuesday at the Detroit Lakes Invitational held at Detroit Mountain. Robert Williams/Tribune
Laker ski teams sixth at home invite
January 11, 2017 - 9:44am
December 28, 2016
The top of the tubing hill at Detroit Mountain Recreation Area was a flurry of activity on a sunny Tuesday afternoon during Christmas break. Photo by Nathan Bowe.
Riding on air: It’s downhill all the way at Detroit Mountain’s new tubing area
December 28, 2016 - 9:58am
December 26, 2016
The balloon drop at the conclusion of the New Year's Eve Bash at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center has been a tradition since the celebration's inception in 2001. The 16th annual event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Dec. 31. (Tribune file photo)
New Year's Eve at the lakes
December 26, 2016 - 5:00am
November 30, 2016
Detroit Mountain to open Dec. 10
November 30, 2016 - 12:59pm
November 23, 2016
The staff at the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area has been hard at work preparing to open for the season this Friday, Nov. 25 - but Monday night's rainfall and a lack of snowfall, plus anticipated temperatures that are too warm for making snow, have pushed that date back to Saturday, Dec. 3. Photo by Mattie Hjelseth/Forum News Service
UPDATED: Detroit Mountain to be closed Thanksgiving weekend; will reopen Dec. 3
November 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 22, 2016
Lakes Area Mountain Bike Alliance and Trails forms chapter program
September 22, 2016 - 3:34pm
August 6, 2016
Detroit Mountain Ski Patrol info meeting set Aug. 10
August 6, 2016 - 5:20am
July 21, 2016
Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is preparing to host its first-ever ‘bike in movie theater’ on Friday, July 29 at 8:30 p.m., rain or shine. (In case of rain, the show will take place inside the lodge.) The film that will be shown is ‘Not 2 Bad,’ a 30-minute, family friendly feature about mountain biking. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Mattie Hjelseth
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
July 21, 2016 - 5:35am
June 13, 2016
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band headlines Music on the Mountain
June 13, 2016 - 5:00am
June 1, 2016
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
June 1, 2016 - 5:06am
March 20, 2016
The Pond Skim is always popular as Detroit Mountain closes out its season. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Ski Patrol to host Dirt Bag Ball fundraiser on April 3
March 20, 2016 - 5:25am
March 15, 2016
Lauren Krengel, 14, tries to keep her balance just before plunging face-first into the cold water of the Detroit Mountain pond. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Bashamplay button
Pond Skim, Rail Jam draw big crowds to DMRA
March 15, 2016 - 2:11pm
February 4, 2016
LOCAL YOUTH SKIERS competed at Andes Tower Hills as part of the newly formed team in the Midwest Snowsports Developmental League. Submitted photos
Detroit Mountain youth ski league underway
February 4, 2016 - 2:08pm
December 22, 2015
Detroit Mountain hosted an array of activities and events last year during its inaugural year. This winter, some of the bugs encountered last year have been worked out and staff members are ready for opening day, the Friday after Thanksgiving, or White Friday. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Detroit Mountain sees successful first year
December 22, 2015 - 10:52am