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.
Shopping and Leisure
- Albertville Premium Outlets (7.1 miles)
Put on your walking shoes for a hard day’s shopping at this 100-store outlet mall that features brands such as Ann Taylor, GAP and The Children’s Place.
Phone: +1 (763) 497-1911
- Downtown Minneapolis (33 miles)
Stroll through the beautiful sights of downtown Minneapolis any time of year. You can enjoy multitudes of shops, restaurants and entertainment venues.
Phone: +1 (612) 338-3807
- Elk River Golf Club (2.7 miles)
Whether you’re a scratch golfer or a beginner, you can have fun on the fairways at this 18-hole, par 72 course.
Phone: +1 (763) 441-4111
- The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes (16 miles)
Whether you like brand-name bargain hunting, need to pick up a gift or are looking for dinner, this expansive retail center has what you need.
Phone: +1 (763) 424-0504
- Elk River Arena (1 mile)
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.
Phone: +1 (763) 635-1140
- Lake Orono and the Elk and Mississippi Rivers (2.1 miles)
Boating, fishing, and hiking are a quick drive away at the scenic 281-acre Lake Orono, which also has a public park on its south shore. You can also explore the shores of the Elk and Mississippi rivers.
- Oliver Kelley Farm (3.9 miles)
How did American homesteaders live in 1860? Find out at this working farm where historical reenactors give intriguing tours. Oliver Kelley Farm is recognized as a National Historic Landmark.
Phone: +1 (763) 441-6896
- Ellingson’s Number 1 Classic and Collectible Cars (8.5 miles)
At Ellingson’s, you can tour a showroom of 80 classic and historical cars. The always-changing inventory may include Model Ts, 1920s Speedsters and classic Corvettes.
Phone: +1 (763) 428-7337
- Princeton Speedway (18 miles)
For some fast-paced fun, head over to this quarter-mile dirt track, which holds regular Friday night races during the spring and summer months.
Phone: +1 (763) 389-3135
- Alliance Community Church
Phone: +1 (763) 441-3368
- Central Lutheran Church
Phone: +1 (763) 441-2363
- The Church of St. Andrew (Catholic)
Phone: +1 (763) 441-1483
- Elk River Baptist Church
Phone: +1 (763) 441-2080
- Elk River United Methodist Church
Phone: +1 (763) 441-2750
- Flowers Plus
Phone: +1 (763) 441-2598
- Rin Tin Inn Kennels
Phone: +1 (763) 441-8102
- Salina Spa Salon
Phone: +1 (763) 241-9604
- UPS Store
Phone: +1 (763) 633-7050