Shop, Ice Skate or Tour a Museum near Elk River
Elk River abounds with the natural beauty that made Minnesota famous. Located just off Route 169, the Country Inn & Suites puts you near outdoor adventures at Lake Orono as well as the opportunity to shop for deals at Albertville Premium Outlets. For family fun, tour the historic Oliver H. Kelly Farm, complete with historic reenactors, or go ice skating at the Elk River Ice Arena. If the Wells Fargo History Museum or another downtown Minneapolis attraction is in your plans, remember that the quiet and convenience of our nearby accommodations
await you at the end of the day. We recommend these local attractions:
- 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 are 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
- Elk River Ice Arena (1 mile)
Strap on your skates and head out on the ice yourself, or just bundle up and watch a match from the sidelines at this Olympic-size rink.
Phone: +1 (763) 635-1140
- Ellingson Car Museum (8.5 miles)
At Ellingson, you can tour a showroom of 80 classic and historic cars. The always-changing inventory may include Model Ts, 1920s Speedsters and classic Corvettes.
Phone: +1 (763) 428-7337
- Lake Orono and the Elk and Mississippi Rivers (2.1 miles)
Boating, fishing, and hiking are a quick drive away at scenic 281-acre Lake Orono. You can also explore the shores of the Elk and Mississippi rivers.
- Oliver H. Kelley Farm (3.9 miles)
How did American homesteaders live in 1860? Find out at this working farm where historic re-enactors give intriguing tours. Oliver H. Kelley Farm is recognized as a National Historic Landmark.
Phone: +1 (763) 441-6896
- 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
- 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 at P.F. Chang’s, this expansive retail center has what you need.
Phone: +1 (763) 424-0504
Off-site services include:
- 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