Minnesota Fishing Report

Ice anglers in the Detroit Lakes area have been out in full force due to wonderful temperatures, great ice conditions, and easy travel as a result of minimal snow cover. Some slushing and flooding are occurring, however, due to unseasonably warm temperatures. More normal temperatures are expected later this weekend. The walleye bite remains inconsistent, […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, January 29, 2015  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. Another mild week has passed, and now we are into the cold again tonight. No snow has fallen in  the northwest this week […]

Recipes for the Resort: Easy Grilled Pizza

When on vacation you want to spend time with your family and friends. You don’t want to spend all your time cooking, or using the oven to superheat your cabin. That’s why I love making pizza on the grill. It is very simple and it doesn’t heat up your cabin. Have you ever tried making […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

Ice conditions for Detroit Lakes area lakes continue to be great despite the recent mild temperatures. A bit of slush has developed due to minimal snow cover but travel off the most used roads and trails remains easy. Please note, however, that you should not cross pressure ridges or travel near the river inlets and […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, January 22, 2015  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. Temperatures have moderated this week in the northwest, but many days have been marred by strong winds, which are howling again tonight. Snow […]

Recipes for the Resort: 4 Ingredient Strawberry Banana Ice Cream

Thinking about your vacation at East Silent Resort this summer? Are you wishing that winter would hurry up so you can enjoy the sun at the beach all day? After being in the heat it’s always nice to have a treat to help cool you down. Try this 4 ingredient strawberry banana ice cream recipe […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

Now that the cold front and high winds have passed, fish are feeding more aggressively. Look for walleyes to be holding off the deep weed edges, in depths of 16-26 feet of water. The evening bite has been best with jigging presentations turning the most fish. Crappies have been suspended over the deeper basin areas […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, January 15, 2015  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. After a windy cold snap, temperatures are moderating in the northwest this week. No thawing has occurred in the far northern part of […]

Recipes for the Resort: No Bake Chocolate Lasagna

Have you ever been on vacation and had to make the dessert for supper? Try making this simple no bake recipe from iheartnaptime.net. With the simplicity of how it is made, instead of spending all your time cooking, you will be relaxing! Here is what you’ll need: Ingredients 36 regular OREO’s 6 Tablespoons butter, melted […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

The cold temperatures and lack of snow cover have caused ice to develop rapidly on Detroit Lakes area lakes. Traveling on the ice is currently very easy so anglers have had access to mid-lake hot spots that don’t get plowed. Most lakes ice ranges from 16-20 inches thick. The panfish bite remains the most consistent, […]