Alexandria Lakes Recreational Activities
Sunsets and Beach Photos at the Villa
Lake Reno is a 3,722 acre lake, and is consistently ranked in the top 10 in Minnesota for walleye fishing. Lake Reno offers 2 DNR concrete Public Access Landings, one located off Hwy 29, in the northeast corner of the lake. The other is located on the southwest side off Cty. Rd. 15. The cabin offers guests a private access onto the lake for all types of boat/water activities and is nestled on a private drive and is sheltered by many trees to maintain a scenic setting all year long.
Alexandria and Glenwood host 12 golf courses, providing a large variety for every level of golfing. There's an incredible variety of attractions to choose from in the surrounding areas. Carlos Creek Winery offers tours, grape stomp, and wine tasting. Theatre Le Homme Dieu offers entertainment for theatre goers.
In addition, Alexandria offers weekly stockcar races at the Fairgrounds, trap shooting, biking on the Central Lakes Recreation Trail, horse back riding at the Arrowood Stables. There are 5 area health clubs, Vikingland Band Festival, Douglas County Fair, and 5kApple Blossom Run. For those who like to shop there's a large selection of stores, antique shops, and craft stores all just a 10 minute drive from The Villa. For the younger set you'll find miniature golf, go-carts, water boats and batting cages at Casey's Amusement Park. One of the biggest indoor waterslides is nearby at Arrowood Resort where you can also go horseback riding. There is truly something for everyone.
Click on the Alexandria City logo to the left to be linked to the Chamber of Commerce website. Here you will find more information on the area attractions and a Calendar of Events for the year.