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Address: 2500 Lake of the Isles Parkway East, Franklin Ave and Logan Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55405
Phone Number: 612 661 4800
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nice to walk around

take a nice walk, run or bike around. Just don't do it when it's 92 degrees out. You can even take a water-craft (canoe, kayak)

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

take a nice walk, run or bike around. Just don't do it when it's 92 degrees out. You can even take a water-craft (canoe, kayak)

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The houses around the area are gorgeous; you'll be looking at the water/nature as much as the houses that line the sidewalks around the ways. The people are always friendly, you'll have the chance to do some people watching and it is a solid walk to take on any day.

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Woodstock, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

If you love to walk and gawk, this is the place for you. Beautiful houses surround the lovely lake. It's about a 2.5 mile bike/walk around, and people are there rain or shine!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This city lake is the gem of all the city lakes. A reclaimed swamp from the turn of the century (1900) not 2000; this lake has an irregular shape and is about 3 miles around. The views and the homes around this lakes take you back to a more gentile time. It is best to walk around the lake (45... More 

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Arizona, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

A full day of biking included the beautiful lake of the Isles. Minneapolis lucky...smart to have created and still maintain such great assets like this.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

I have driven by the Lake of the Isles Parkway dozens of times, but never took the time to walk the lake and enjoy it. I did today and really enjoyed it! It is a three mile walk (or run). I walked it today and visited with friends. It is so much quieter than Lake Calhoun and Lake Harriett (which... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It is a peaceful place but it certainly helped that we knew the poem and therefore why it is worth the visit.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Took a boat ride with family and a couple of friends on a Sunday afternoon and what a lovely experience it was ! I wish I could to the island that's there in between the lake.It's one of the beautiful lakes after Lake Harriet and Lake Prior.

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Andover, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

A great place on a beautiful sunny day ! Renting kayaks or canoes the best place it's so beautiful on the lake . If you enjoy walking or riding bike a good parkway so much fun in the city one of our favorites there is a lot of street parking

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Great bike ride around this lake and lots of pretty homes and Flowers to look at! There were no restaurants or bathrooms along the bike trail.

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Address: 2500 Lake of the Isles Parkway East, Franklin Ave and Logan Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55405
Phone Number: 612 661 4800
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis

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