You may find it difficult to leave the Olive Branch once you arrive, but if you choose to go out, there are many local adventures that await.


Local Eats:

Double R Bar and Grill
Standard pub fare.  Dine in, or order to go.
117 State Street Grey Eagle, MN 56336
320.285.2965

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Old Hippie Cafe
Weekends only
111 State Street, Grey Eagle, Minnesota 56336
Phone: 320.260.2770

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Cornerstone Buffet & Restaurant
Homestyle cooking, healthful and delicious. Dine-in, catering with delivery.
233 Kraft Drive SE Melrose, MN 56352
320.256.6001

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John Dough’s Pizza
Dine in, no delivery

209 E Main St # A, Melrose, MN 56352
Phone: 320.256.3333

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Palmer House Restaurant, Pub
500 Sinclair Lewis Avenue, Sauk Centre MN
Phone: 32.351.9100

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Treasure Hunting:

Dust & Rust
Re-purpose and antique finds

Open 1 weekend a month
107 Main St S, Upsala, MN
320.573.3451

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Historic Downtown Alexandria
Variety of antiques shops, boutiques, and chef-owned restaurants
Wine, Ale, and Art crawls monthly during summer

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Downtown St. Cloud

Shops, boutiques, theatres, art galleries, night life, dining.

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Move your Body:

Lynx National Golf Course

Public 18-hole championship golf course. 

40204 Primrose Lane, Sauk Centre, MN 56378
Phone: (320) 352-0242

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Grey Stone Golf Club

A Tom Lehman Signature Golf Course

10548 Andrews Drive, Sauk Centre, MN 56378
320.351.4653

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Long Prairie Country Club

18 holes – Perfect blend of towering old oaks and rolling prairie grasslands.

406 6th Street South East, Long Prairie, MN 56347
320-732-3312
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Meadowlark Country Club
Public, 9 hole golf course
837 Country Club Drive, Melrose, MN 56352
320-256-4989
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Lake Wobegon Biking Trail
46 mile long, 10 foot wide hiking and biking trail extending from St. Joseph to Osakis, MN

Melrose Trailhead Address:  116 Main St East, Melrose MN 56352 between mile 108 and 109

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Legion Cedar Lake Campground Beach
Upsala American Legion Post 350.  One of the best beaches in the area.
Day pass $5

1736 Abaca Road, Burtrum, MN 56318

Phone: 320-573-2983

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Melrose Bowl / Schifs Bar and Grill
Bowling Lounge, restaurant and bar.

16 6th Ave SE, Melrose, MN
320.256.3655

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Local Flavor: 

Dragon Willow Winery

Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday: Noon to 6 pm

Parties of ten or more, please call ahead.

23419 210th St, Long Prairie, MN 56347
320.428.0456

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Certified Organic Whiskey Distillery

300 East Pike Street, Osakis, MN 56360
320.859.2256

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Take in a Show:

Long Drive In Theatre
Drive In Theater and Camping

24257 Riverside Dr, Long Prairie, MN 56347

320.732.3142

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Theatre L’homme Dieu
Concerts, Musicals, Plays
1875 County Road 120 NE, Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone: 320.846.3150

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Paramount Center for the Arts
Concerts, Musicals, Plays, Gallery, Gift Shop
913 West St. Germain Street, St. Cloud, MN 56301
Phone: 320.259.5463

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Main Street Theater
Movie Theater
319 Main Street South, Sauk Centre, MN 56378
Phone: 320.352.3596

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Pioneer Place On Fifth

Musical tributes and Veranda Lounge Wine Bar.

22 Fifth Ave South, St. Cloud, MN 56301

(320)203-0331

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Small Town Festivals:
Local spin on small-town fun
Alexandria Ole Oppe Fest ~ Last weekend of May
Melrose RiverFest ~ Last weekend of June
Sauk Centre Sinclair Lewis Days ~ Third weekend of July
Grey Eagle Gem Fest ~ Second weekend of July
Upsala Heritage Days ~ First weekend of August
Little Falls Arts and Crafts Fair ~ Second weekend of September
Albany Pioneer Days ~ Second weekend of September
Millstream Arts Festival (St. Joseph) ~ Last Sunday of September
Freeport Fall Festival ~ First weekend of October


Check Rates & Reservations, or contact us to book your delightful experience today!