The City of Granite Falls, MN
The city of Granite Falls is located in the state of Minnesota in Yellow Medicine County and has a population of 2,881 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Granite Falls is Marshall, approximately 26 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Granite Falls, including Jake's Pizza, Detoy's Family Restaurant, Dairy Queen, Subway Sandwiches & Salads and J B Yates. For a larger selection of Granite Falls restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Granite Falls Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Andrew John Volstead House, Milwaukee Road Heritage Center, Benson Golf Club, Hawk Creek Country Club and Stoney Creek Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Granite Falls please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Granite Falls:
- Marshall Southwest Minnesota Regional Airport (MML)
Granite Falls, Minnesota Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Granite Falls experiences an average high temperature of 60 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 36 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.97 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Granite Falls with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 24 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Granite Falls to receive an average of 0.84 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 2.94 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 110 degrees in the summer and as low as -37 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Granite Falls should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 57 degrees, and nighttime lows of 35.
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Granite Falls, Minnesota Attractions
1Andrew John Volstead House - Granite Falls,
The Andrew John Volstead House, located at 163 Ninth Avenue, Granite Falls, in the U.S. state of Minnesota was the home of Andrew Volstead. He personified prohibition to the American people, having authored the National Prohibition Act of 1919. The home is a wood-frame structure with a large two-story stairwell tower that was added on by Volstead shortly after he purchased the property. During Volstead's time, the first floor had a large screened porch; this has now been replaced by an open porch.
2Appleton Golf Club - Appleton,
The Appleton Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Swift County Minnesota. Built in 1924, this Appleton course is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 320-289-2511. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 331 E Wyman Ave, Appleton, MN 56208
3Benson Golf Club - Benson,
The Benson Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Swift County Minnesota. Built in 1925, this Benson course is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 320-842-7901. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 2222 Atlantic Ave, Benson, MN 56215
4Hawk Creek Country Club - Raymond,
The Hawk Creek Country Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Kandiyohi County Minnesota. Built in 1997, this Raymond course designed by Joel Goldstrand is open apr 15 to oct 31. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 320-967-4653. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 100 Spicer Ave NE, Raymond, MN 56282
5Milwaukee Road Heritage Center - Montevideo,
The Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway Depot in Montevideo, Minnesota is a depot listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
6Stoney Creek Golf Course - Renville,
The Stoney Creek Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Renville County Minnesota. Built in 1999, this Renville course designed by Don Herfert & Kevin Nordby is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 320-329-8400. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 820th Ave, Renville, MN 56284
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