Things TO DO around the area
If you do leave our Family Fun Fishing resort during your vacation, there are many nearby attractions around for you to enjoy. Tubing down the river. Championship 18 hole PGA Golf Courses for Mom & Dad or Miniature Golf for the whole family, nurseries, Horseback Riding, Indoor Water Park, Fine Dining and Dancing, Family Restaurants, Friendly Churches, Shopping, Flea Markets, Fairs & Celebrations, U-PICK berry farms, Pottery Shops and Local Art Creations are just some of what can be found throughout the area. You will find some statues here, that claim to be the largest Turkey, Pelican, Loon and Otter. Also, don't forget Bird Watching, Biking and Hiking, they are just some of the fun things to do on vacation.
Glendalough State Park: Used to be a private reserve visited by many past presidents and VIPs with more than nine miles of undeveloped Otter Tail County shoreline and six lakes. This park offers excellent fishing, bird watching, and hiking trails through oak and northern hardwood forests. During spring and fall migration, to the delight of birdwatchers, the park becomes a major waterfowl staging area. Two observation areas in the park provide excellent opportunities to see wildlife activity.
Today, the park totals more than 32,000 acres and includes more than 100 lakes. Walk across the mighty Mississippi as it starts its winding journey 2,552 miles to the Gulf of Mexico. Stand under towering pines and visit landmarks of centuries gone by throughout the park.
Over 9,250 acres of woods, eight major lakes and several ponds, this state-protected habitat is great for hiking, bird watching, biking, horseback riding, snowmobiling, swimming, and fishing. The park is host to 150 bird species and 50 species of mammals. Lake Lida has a sandy beach and large picnic areas for visitors a great place to relax and enjoy nature. The fall colors are amazing.
We are close to many MN small towns for you to explore some shopping and entertainment Perham, Ottertail. Richville , New York Mills, Battle Lake, Amor, Deer Creek, Clitherall, Dent, Henning, Vergas, Underwood, Dalton, Fergus Falls, Pelican Rapids and Detroit Lakes are all waiting for you. Maplewood & Glendalough State Parks, Phelps Mill park, and Inspiration Peak are nearby. Bird Watching all over our area but is most popular in the parks.
Points of Interest
Colton Fire Tower
One of many view points overlooking the state parks beauty close to Four Season Resort. Proper Footwear required. Be sure to check out Inspiration Peak.
Bluestem Prairie Perserve
Bird watch as you stroll along the ungroomed trails of the prairie full of wildflowers, ferns, and wildlife.
Mississippi Head Waters
Have you ever walked across the Mississippi River? Head to Itasca State Park for an amazing experience.
Local nursery with fresh veggies, plants, trees and friendly faces.