Category Archives: Five Lakes

Fair Hills and Five Lakes Weddings

As we are coming to the end of the 2014 season, we have transitioned from our wonderful family weeks at Fair Hills to celebrating some fabulous weddings at the resorts. It’s always fun to see how each couple embraces and transforms the resort for their wedding and we thought we’d share some pictures from those […]


Wildlife at Lake Five

Have you liked Five Lakes Resort on Facebook? If you haven’t, now is the time! For the next few days, we are posting pictures of wildlife taken from our trail camera. You’re not going to want to miss this! Take a look at these pictures that were featured on Saturday! Talk about a close up!! […]


The Barn at Five Lakes Resort

The Barn is finally finished! Well it has been “finished” for about 3 months now and even though there will always be small projects to continually enhance the space, it’s ready. Perfect for weddings, groom’s dinners, meetings and parties, The Barn is a picturesque venue for any event.  You won’t find horses in this barn.  […]


December 2011 Newsletter

We wouldn’t be true Minnesotans unless we talked about the weather.  And this fall – well, it has been WONDERFUL!  The temperatures have been warm, the sun has been shining and the roads have been excellent to drive on.  Even the squirrels and the chipmunks have been so happy because of the over abundance of […]


SKI ~ SNOWSHOE ~ SNACK

Five Lakes Resort will be hosting an open house this Saturday, January 29, from 11 am – 5 pm. All are welcome to attend. Come and check out the ski trails! Five Lakes Resort is proud to offer over 30K of groomed ski trails for both classical and skate skiers. Five Lakes is also the […]


Nordic Skiing at Five Lakes Resort

A favorite pastime of the winter season for the Fair Hills staff is cross country skiing.  Luckily, Fair Hills staff has the perfect location for hours of skiing enjoyment at it’s sister resort.  Five Lakes Resort has over 35K of groomed trails for classical and skate skiers. Normally this early in December the conditions are […]


Winter Has Arrived

The temperature has finally dropped, and stayed, below freezing and the ground is covered in white; it’s winter! The first snowfall came about a week before Thanksgiving.  By the weekend before Turkey day, the lakes started to freeze.  Emotions are mixed in the office.  Half of us are excited for the cross-county skiing and snow-shoeing […]


Limerick Contest

We are going to have a limerick contest!!!! Winner gets 3 nights, 4 days at either cabin 8 or 9 at Five Lakes Resort, subject to availability between January 5 and March 5, 2010. Rules of the contest: It must contain something about skiing at Five Lakes It must be in standard limerick form- 5 […]


April Fools?

Sometimes nature takes care of the best April Fool’s jokes…


Fair Hills your Winter Wonderland?

It’s always fun to see picture of Fair Hills in the winter – and we’ve enjoyed a good old Minnesota winter this year. It’s even more fun to come and check out the winter wonderland at Five Lakes. Remember cabin 8 is open all year – and it’s just off the ski trail!