If the weather is good in the summer, this one mile walk is relaxing and gives one great views of lots of interesting sights.
I live close to both Lake Harriet and Lake Calhoun in an adorable little village called Linden Hills. My social life consists often of walking around Lake Harriet with a friend and then grabbing either coffee or food somewhere in Linden Hills. The charm cannot be beat. It takes under an hour to walk around the lake.
The draw at Lake Harriet is the bandshell. If lucky enough to happen by when performers grace the stage it makes for a wonderful distraction on a warm summer evening. Without the bandshell, Lake Harriet would challenge Lake Nokomis for the dubious honor of worst Minneapolis lake. The problem with Lake Harriet is that it has none of the stately... More
We loved walking and riding around this beautiful lake. The bandshell was beautiful and the homes around the lake were gorgeous.
Beautiful lake with a lovely walking/biking trail around the lake. when you want to get away from all the hustle of the city, this place is the best. love the summer evenings with great music at 7.00 at the bandshell.
Take time to walk around this beautiful lake. When you are done walking around the lake, take time to go to the rose gardens across the street. You can bike, walk, jog, strollers. Everyone is having a great time.
I'm a frequent visitor to Lake Harriet, and find that it has a good balance of business and space compared to the other lakes in the Minneapolis chain of lakes. It's far enough from Uptown that it has less busy feel, yet has lots to offer. Check out a concert at its bandshell most summer evenings, stroll through the neighboring... More
bike and walking trails, beautiful lake, great concession stand; sailboats, enjoyable people watching. Family picnic area and playground.
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