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April 25, 2017
The birders are coming! Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds is set for May 18-21. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
Exploring the lakes' winged wonders: Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds set for May 18-21
April 25, 2017 - 9:00am
April 22, 2017
A LakeShirts employee explains the production area of LakeShirts to a group of high schoolers as they begin a tour of the facility. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Exploring profession pathways: DLHS students network with local employers during career day
April 22, 2017 - 11:07am
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
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