Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, August 28, 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 is definitely underway this week. There have been many reports of migrating COMMON NIGHTHAWKS, increased numbers of BALTIMORE ORIOLES, and of migrating […]

Resort Recreation: Central Lakes Trail

Do you love to go walking, running, roller blading or in the winter, snowmobiling? If you do, you need to know about the Central Lakes Trail. This trail is 55 miles long and runs from Fergus Falls to Osakis and it doesn’t stop there! The Central Lakes Trail actually connects to another well know trail, […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

August is almost over and school has started for some students. Don’t let this stop you from heading out fishing this weekend! Here in Otter Tail Lakes Country the fishing has been great. If you haven’t been having much luck or you are just looking for some guidance, you have come to the right place. […]

A Family Tradition

Many families have traditions, for the Cramer/Anderson family it’s coming to East Silent Lake Resort. Their family members have been vacationing at the resort for the past 56 years and there is no end in sight for this family tradition that has spanned five generations. When they first started coming to the resort it was […]

Recipes for the Resort: Grilled Shrimp Taco with Fresh Peach Salsa

Do you like shrimp? Do you like salsa? Do you like tacos? Do you like grilled food? Yes? Perfect! Check out this idea from Liz’s site What Dress Code? She combines all of these to make a yummy grilled shrimp taco with fresh peach salsa! Try it for yourself! I bet the whole family will […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, August 21, 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 has begun in the northwest, as the landscape starts to turn to brown and gold more slowly than usual due to the […]

Resort Recreation: Zorbaz

We might not have one on our lake but that doezn’t have to ztop us from eating their deliciouz food. What elze could I be talking about bezidez Zorbaz of courze!? Zerving both Mexican food and pizza their menu haz everything you could azk for. The original Zorbaz waz and ztill iz in Detroit Lakez they alzo have locationz […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

It’s been another beautiful week here in Otter Tail Lakes Country with finally some much needed rain. Don’t let the rain stop you from heading out on one of the many Otter Tail Lake Country lakes though! Walleye are being found in 10-20 feet of water during the day when using jigs with minnows and […]

Recipes at the Resort: Grilled Pizza

Who doesn’t enjoy pizza?! During the summer though I don’t feel like turning on the oven and heating the whole house up. Thank to Kami on the website nobiggie.net I don’t have to and neither do you! Check out this delicious looking pizza recipe and cook it on the grill of all places! This recipe […]

Resort Recreation: Golfing

Fore!!!! Here at East Silent Lake Resort we play water golf as a youth activity on Thursday afternoons, but sometimes that’s not enough. Around East Silent Lake Resort we have several wonderful golf courses to choose from. There are a couple larger courses: Detroit Country Club (36 holes) and Perham Lakeside Golf Course (27 holes). […]