Recognition

Local resort owner decides to keep doors open this winter with winter activities booming

WDAY/WDAZ News-Sept. 4, 2016

Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer and for some that means the end of business..

East Silent Lake Resort celebrates groundbreaking opportunities 

Perham FocusDec 4, 2015

The Leonard family, owners of East Silent Lake Resort in Dent, has spent the …

Swap Your Day Job For A Passion Project: 3 Tips For A Successful Encore Career 

Northwestern Mutual-August 24, 2015

After 40 years as a funeral home owner, Brian Leonard of Elkader, Iowa, was ready for a change.

East Silent Lake Resort Celebrates 100 years

Perham Focus-June 18, 2015

With roots dating back to 1915, East Silent Lake Resort shows no signs of slowing down at the spry young age of 100…

East Silent Lake Resort celebrates its centennial this summer

INFORUMJun 13, 2015

John Hagaman of Alexandria, Va. has been spending time at East Silent Lake Resort for the past 44 years…

Century strong: Owners plan expansion, new restaurant

The Daily Journal-June 9,2015

East Silent Lake Resort in Dent is celebrating 100 year in 2015, and the Leonard family plans to keep the resort focused…

Resort history presentation Friday 

Frazee-Vergas Forum-June 3, 2015

East Silent Lake Resort turned 100 this year and in honor of this milestone, the resort is hosting a special presentation…

Otter Tail County Family Resort Celebrates 100 Years

Valley News Live-May 22, 2015

East Silent Lake Resort started in 1915, and this summer the Leonard Family who currently owns the resort is celebrating the resorts 100th year..

East Silent Lake Resort (Video 1)

Valley News Live Video-May 22, 2015

East Silent Lake Resort (Video 2)

Valley News Live Video-May 22, 2015

East Silent Lake Resort (Video 3)

Valley News Live Video-May 22, 2015

Historic resort marks 100 years

The Daily Journal-May 21, 2015

DENT – The Leonard Family, owners of East Silent Lake Resort, will celebrate the resort’s centennial this summer…

East Silent Lake Resort celebrates 100 years, now offering time share opportunities

Frazee-Vergas Forum-March 25, 2015

Best Places To Go With Your Family For the Weekend In MN 

WCCO-October 25, 2014

Between summer vacation and Christmas break, it becomes difficult for families to get away from their routines…

Ribbon Cutting!

Detroit Lakes Chamber-June 5, 2014

DENT, MN – The Leonard Family, owners of East Silent Lake Resort, are pleased to announce that they will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony…

Family-owned resort near Dent featured in ‘Resorts of Minnesota’

DL-Online-July 3, 2012

In his book “Resorts of Minnesota,” Neil E. Johnson describes East Silent Lake Resort near Dent as “making dreams come true.”

East Silent Lake Resort full of character

The Daily Journal-August 5, 2009

If it weren’t for the well designed sign, it may be easy to pass right by East Silent Resort…

East Silent Resort on Valley News Live (Video)

Valley News Live-May 31, 2009