- The list below includes 9 free or cheap things to do in or near Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, including 34 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, History Museums, Beaches and Lake.
- From Detroit Lake Public Beach to Lake Maud, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Detroit Lakes.
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82% 45 votes
Front Street, Detroit Lakes, MN MoreLess Info
Located on the shores of Little Detroit Lake, the Detroit Lake Public Beach offers ample opportunity for water sports. Swimming is the top activity here, but walking along the 1 mile shoreline is also popular.
100% 1 votes
20057 E Maude Lake Road, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501 MoreLess Info
Measuring 511 acres, Lake Maud offers a sandy beach and access to the water for boating. The lake is suitable for fishing and includes Northern Pike, Walleye, Bluegill, Largemouth Bass and Black Crappie.
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200 E State Street, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501 MoreLess Info
The goal of Becker County Parks & Recreation is to provide outdoor recreational opportunities to enhance the local community's enjoyment of the outdoors. The department is in charge of 75,000-acres of land.
100% 11 votes
12672 Co Hwy 17, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501 MoreLess Info
Hosting a variety of local vendors, Shady Hollow Flea Market provides an area for visitors to shop for produce, crafts, and antiques on Saturdays and Sundays. The flea market has a cafe that serves pizza and burgers.
100% 5 votes
33551 State Highway 34, Detroit Lakes, MN MoreLess Info
K & K Tubing offers tubing excursions down the Ottertail River. Rides typically take around two hours, and the second ride of the day is free. The company caters to families and groups.
100% 4 votes
Detroit Lakes, MN MoreLess Info
Located on the nearby Detroit Lake, the SOL Surf Company is a business that offers its guests paddleboat rentals. The business is run by experienced individuals who offer rentals to individuals of all skill levels and expertise.
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826 Summit Avenue, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501 MoreLess Info
Offering a variety of recreational activities to its community, Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center consists of a fitness facility, aquatics center, and historic theater. It also offers fitness classes, massage therapy, and child care.
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714 Summit Avenue, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501 MoreLess Info
Becker County Historical Society serves the public with a museum, archive collection, cultural demonstrations and K-12 workshops. Holdings include artifacts dating back to the glacial period of the county, a newspaper microfilm archive, photo collection and index of courthouse records.
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1377 W Lake Drive, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501 MoreLess Info
Voyageur Lanes is a bowling alley offering both open bowling sessions and Rock-N-Bowl sessions. The alley also maintains an in-house cafe and is host to several competitive bowling leagues. Voyageur Lanes is available for private party hosting.
97% 314 votes
U.S. Highway 71, Lake Itasca, MN MoreLess Info
Established in 1891 and covering more than 32,000 acres, the Itasca State Park is the oldest state park in Minnesota. It has more than 100 lakes which are suited or fishing, and it also has camping sites.