The Laskianen Finnish festival happens the first weekend of February every winter in the nearby community of Palo. Come enjoy ethnic crafts, food, music, history, and the famous sliding hill. Make it an even more memorable weekend by staying in our historic Finnish log cabin, currently available for that weekend!
Winter has been good to us here in northern MN, and the abundant snow has Giants Ridge fully operational. Giants Ridge is now open every day through April 2, weather dependent. ALPINE: 95% of our skiable terrain is open! TERRAIN PARKS: Both the Placid beginner’s terrain park & Garmisch intermediate park are open with … Continue reading
Old Man Winter blew in yesterday and it appears as though he’s staying for a few months! Come enjoy the Giants Ridge Recreation Area, WE’VE GOT SNOW!
“Green Gate Guest Houses are incredible works of art packed with rooms of the most intricate craftsmanship. Shawn built these homes by hand over years of time each. This ‘barn’ has been our home for the past two days and is one of the 5 best places I’ve ever stayed of the 168 resorts/hotels I’ve … Continue reading
Slip on a hard hat and travel a half mile underground to explore one of Minnesota’s first iron ore mines. Experience the life of a miner from the last century, or go high tech with a visit to the high-energy physics lab (also located deep underground)…located only 30 minutes from Green Gate, this is a … Continue reading
The Quarry golf course opens on Friday, April 29! Call 218-865-8030 to book your tee times and contact Shawn at 218-290-2607 to reserve one of the Green Gate Guest Houses. We are ready for a fantastic golf season!
April & May are transition months… a time to get outdoors, hike around in bog boots, discover the earth again after the melt of the snow. Early Spring is filled with the raw aromas of the thawing earth underground. Join us at Green Gate to escape the bustle of life for a while. Our … Continue reading
Our spring golf season will be opening soon, and we are proud to note Golf Digest ranked the Giants Ridge Quarry the #1 public course in the state and #4 overall. The Giants Ridge Legend course ranked as the #4 public course in the state and #14 overall. Few other golf facilities in the nation … Continue reading
The Laskianen Finnish Festival is happening this weekend, celebrating the ethnic heritage of customs, crafts, music, sports, marketplace, foods and of course, sliding! We have availability In our cozy Farmhouse, as well as our lakeside, slope side villa at Giants Ridge. Bring your skis, and enjoy a family fun getaway this weekend!