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Detroit Mountain

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
December 16, 2015
The D-Team practices Saturdays at Detroit Mountain. SUBMITTED PHOTOplay button
Youth downhill racing team forms
December 16, 2015 - 11:11am
December 9, 2015
Warmer than normal temperatures have Detroit Mountain Recreational Area closed until Thursday, when several runs will be open. They're hoping to start making snow again this weekend. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Detroit Mountain hoping for colder temps, more snowflakes
December 9, 2015 - 9:50am
November 22, 2015
Detroit Mountain crews were making snow Friday afternoon, preparing for a cold week leading up to Thanksgiving weekend, when they plan to open portions of the mountain. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Detroit Mountain planning to open Friday after Thanksgiving
November 22, 2015 - 5:55am
November 18, 2015
Members of the DMRA Ski Patrol are pictured here during last season’s wrap-up weekend of activities. The patrol is holding a swap Saturday for ski and snowboard equipment at the Washington Square Mall in Detroit Lakes. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Gearing up for the 2015-16 ski season
November 18, 2015 - 10:37am