Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 29, 2014 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. We have gone directly into summer in the northwest. This has brought in the remainder of the birds, and even sent a few […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

After a beautiful Memorial weekend here in Otter Tail Lakes Country we finally got a good taste of summer to come. June is almost here and the fish are biting! Walleye are still swimming in the creeks and rivers and also in the shallow weed lines. Many fisherman report successful fishing outings when using jigs […]

Recipes for the Resort: Grilled Cheese Margherita

Who doesn’t want to mix it up every once in a while? Let’s take a classic grilled cheese and add a twist. This is something that won’t even take you 15 minutes to make here at East Silent Lake Resort in Otter Tail Lakes Country. This recipe can be found at Spoonful.com. What you’ll need […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 22, 2014 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Finally it seems that summer is here With the warmer weather, the leaves are finally starting to come out, and the migration is […]

Minnesota Fishing Report: Ross’s Fishing Review

Memorial Day is nearly here, and warmer weather has finally made an appearance in Otter Tail Lakes Country. Last week’s exceptionally cool weather set back this week’s fishing and fish patterning. Walleye are gearing up for the shiner hunt. This week’s warm weather will drive the shiner spawn, and walleye around the county will linger […]

Recipes for the Resort: Grilled Picnic Taco Nachos

Let’s get the nachos out of the oven and outside on the grill! Outside is the place to be here at East Silent Lake Resort in Otter Tail Lakes Country. This easy to follow recipe is quick to make, about 15 minutes. Something you and the family will love. The recipe is from www.bettycrocker.com and […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 15, 2014 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Migration continues, and warbler migration has begun in the area. With the cool weather, warblers should be easier to see this year. Almost […]

Vacation Home 3 – Almost Done! Finishing Touches Remain

Ok…So we are REALLY behind with our new vacation home photos and blog posts. These pics were taken just after the trim and doors were hung. Vacation home sales have really taken off in Otter Tail Lakes Country. It isn’t too late to find YOUR very own lake place. Just remember…your cabin shouldn’t own you. […]

Minnesota Fishing Report: Ross’s Fishing Review

Here we go. We’ve launched into another walleye season. The walleye fishing reports in Otter Tail Lakes Country came slowly this weekend. Normally when fishermen do well, reports are easy to come by. Anglers plugged away all day Saturday desperately trying to catch something worth reporting. By mid-day Sunday, some reporting was occurring but still […]