We are located approximately 15 miles north of Willmar, MN on County Road 5 or Hwy 71. We are 7 miles west of New London, MN, on County Road 40, then 3/4 mile north on County Road 5.
Directions to Minnesota’s Sunset Shores Resort – Toll Free (877) 813-7317
18986 County Road 5 NW, New London, MN 56273
Approximate Distances from:
- Sioux Falls = 194 miles
- Sioux City = 230 miles
- Omaha = 330 miles
- Kansas City = 495 miles
- Des Moines = 325 miles
- Chicago = 500 miles
- Fargo = 140 miles
- Twin Cities = 95 miles
- St. Cloud = 55 miles
From Mpls/St. Paul Area and Willmar (394 & 12 W):
If you are coming out on Hwy 12 you will go north on Hwy 71 from Willmar, stay to the Left lane (to Belgrade/Sauk Centre) and turn Left (west) on Co. Rd 40 (about 1 mile north of Hillcrest Truck Stop). Travel west on 40 for 4 miles and turn Right (north) on Co. Rd 5. Sunset Shores is 3/4 mile from the turn on your left hand side.
From Mpls/St. Paul Area and St. Cloud: (Hwy 55 & Hwy 23):
If you are coming out on Hwy 55 you will pick up Hwy 23 at Paynesville to New London. Look for Co. Rd 9 junction (at the Country Stop Corner) turn right, go over bridge and past NLS High School. Turn Left on Co Rd. 40 (west) and travel to the stop sign (about 3 miles). Cross Hwy 71 and continue on 40 for 4 miles. Turn Right (north) on Co. Rd 5. Sunset Shores is 3/4 mile from the turn on your left hand side.
From Sioux Falls Area, Marshall or Granite Falls:
Going out east from Sioux Falls on Interstate 90 pick up Hwy 23 after Valley Springs exit. Continue on through Pipestone, Marshall, & Granite Falls toward Willmar. Pick up County Road 5 before you get into town, follow County Road 5 signs, it will place you on Hwy 12 for a short distance, then turn left at the stoplight off 12 and onto 5 again. Go about 12 miles north on County Road 5 to the stop sign. Cross over County Road 40 and go another 3/4 miles…we are on the left hand side.
From Fargo/Moorhead and Alexandria areas:
Take Interstate 94 to Alexandria. Pick up Hwy 29 South to Glenwood, Pick up Hwy 55 to Belgrade. At Belgrade (Menard’s corner) turn right onto Hwy 71 South. Continue on and look for County Road 40, you’ll see signs for “New London”, you’ll also have gone past Sibley State Park. Turn right (west) on County Rd 40. Drive 4 miles and turn right (north) on County Rd 5. We are just 3/4 mile on the left hand side.
Please do not hesitate to call us should you need direction clarification or if you are LOST!
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