Recent Photos

Lake Wedding
Iconic Landmarks – Sandy Beach
July 4th 2014 Celebration
Fun on the Beach
Serious Campfires – Lake Melissa
Good Times at the Hotel


2017 Winter Newsletter

You can read the Winter Newsletter  here! It’s coming to you soon in the mail if we have your mailing address.

Winter Newsletter

Although it is currently a beautiful fall weekend, it’s time to start thinking about the Winter Newsletter. Please comment with any ideas of articles you would like included for consideration.

COLA Meeting Tonight

COLA meeting tonight at 6:30 at the Detroit Lakes Holiday Inn.  Social starts at 5:30.  Please represent our lakes with your presence.

Welcome back–Tram is OPEN!

Cabin owners are slowly filtering back, the ice is out on the lakes, and Hotel Shoreham is open and serving our favorites.  Now is a good time to pay those LMSA dues if you have not already.  The association has READ MORE

Help Needed!! Buoys on Melissa

Help is needed in removing the buoys on Melissa ASAP.  We need to get them out before freeze up.  If you have your boat still out and are willing to do this please contact Vicky Williams at 218-847-5923.  Payment will READ MORE

Association Building Closed

Melissa Sallie Office Closing: Last week’s sale was wildly successful and our inventory is depleted. Therefore, the Office will not be open for the rest of the summer. Next year we will have all new and updated inventory. Those who READ MORE

Article on the passing of Tom Hanson

Head Beach Captain Information

  NEW HEAD BEACH CAPTAINS FOR MELISSA AND SALLIE In an effort to enhance communication on important issues to the Association with our Beach Captains we have decided to designate Head Beach Captains for each of our beautiful lakes. These READ MORE

Blow out sale!!

We will be having a blow out sale at the Association headquarters this Saturday and Sunday. Sweatshirts are $10 and T shirts are $5. Come stock up on your gear for the fall!

Pickleball informational meeting

Pickle . . . Pickle . . . Pickle Tom Hanson and Rick Lynch, founders of the Pizza Master Park, are considering transforming the Pizza Master tennis court into four Pickle Ball courts. What’s that?? Check Pickle Ball out on READ MORE