Shop, ice-skate or tour a museum near Elk River

Elk River abounds with the natural beauty that makes Minnesota famous. Located just off Route 169, the Country Inn & Suites puts you near fun local activities, including outdoor adventures at Lake Orono and shopping forays at Albertville Premium Outlets. For family time, tour the Oliver Kelley Farm, where reenactors bring history to life, or go ice-skating at the Elk River Arena. Downtown Minneapolis attractions are just a 40-minute drive away.
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Albertville Premium Outlets

7.06 mi / 11.36 km from the hotel
Plan strategically to maximize your time at more than 100 brand-name retail shops, including Under Armour, Nike, Coach and Columbia Sportswear.

Elk River Arena

0.66 mi / 1.06 km from the hotel
Strap on your skates and head out on the ice with your family or just bundle up and watch from the sidelines at this Olympic-size rink.

Elk River Golf Club

2.55 mi / 4.11 km from the hotel
Whether you're a scratch golfer or a beginner, you can have fun on the fairways at this 18-hole, par 72 course.

Lake Orono

2.11 mi / 3.4 km from the hotel
Boating, fishing and hiking are a quick drive away at the scenic 281-acre Lake Orono, which features a public park on its south shore. You can also explore the shores of the Elk and Mississippi rivers.

Oliver Kelley Farm

3.9 mi / 6.28 km from the hotel
Step back in time with a visit to this working farm, a historic landmark dedicated to preserving the ways of Minnesota farming life in the 1860s. Guests can visit barnyard animals, work in the farm's gardens and churn butter.

Princeton Speedway

18.01 mi / 28.98 km from the hotel
From April to September, watch a thrilling dirt track race on Friday nights at this speedway located at the Mille Lacs County Fairgrounds.