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Skate on a lake! (Winter fun).

Beautiful views as we spent time skating on the lake. You can borrow skates and sticks from The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
IreneA1973
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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My favorite lake to walk in Minneapolis!

Love everything about this lake! I walk, ride my bike, and drive around it year-round. The ambience... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
cutemomoftwocutekids
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views as we spent time skating on the lake. You can borrow skates and sticks from The Warming and spend an afternoon enjoying the winter wonderland. It is worth getting the opening times for skating, as is seasonal. We also enjoyed a walk over...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank IreneA1973
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love everything about this lake! I walk, ride my bike, and drive around it year-round. The ambience is great. Love looking at all the glam houses!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank cutemomoftwocutekids
Reviewed 14 February 2019

One time when I was at Lake of the Isles as I was standing over looking the lake on the bridge with the canal of Cedar Lake behind me a moose came charging out of the water and ran past me and over the road...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jerilee S
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

You never know who or what you'll see on the trail around Lake of the Isles in Minneapolis. I walked out on the ice to see the remnants of an event that had occurred a day or two before, it must have been fun. Anyhow,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank eldotim
Reviewed 12 January 2019

Lake of the Isles is one of three large lakes. It was explained to me that the land was donated with the condition that there would be no development a certain distance from the water. This creates a wilderness feel essentially in the middle of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Marek_Zyskowski
Reviewed 31 December 2018

Rent a canoe and see this lake from a different, even more beautiful, perspective. Or simply walk or drive, but do not miss this gem!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank GypsyMoonpi
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Skated on Lake of the Isles as a kid and walked and biked it when I was older. It is just over 2.5 miles long. Was over there a couple of years ago just to drive around it on my way to St. Louis Park....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Naomi V
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Lake of the Isles host the most beautiful sunsets of all of the city lakes with a picturous backdrop of two islands, an arched bridge and stunning mansions.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robyn R
Reviewed 3 November 2018

I grew up near Lake of the Isles and loved walking around it during spring, summer and fall. Winter involved ice skating at the rink!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MarshaR202
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Terrific location to walk or ride bike, paddle in a boat or paddle board. Easily accessible via The Greenway Bike Trail.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rootysden
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Nancy F
18 April 2017|
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Response from tannamoore | Reviewed this property |
Yes--on leash. There are lots of pets walking around the lake. enjoy!!
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mntransplant2011
2 October 2016|
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Response from RuthMN | Reviewed this property |
2.6 miles. Hope you like it!
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Ryandogs
7 August 2015|
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Response from jill s | Reviewed this property |
Re Lake of the Isles... I started on the north side by the church. However, there is free parking all along the parkway.
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