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“Beautiful” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Lake of the Isles

Lake of the Isles
2500 Lake of the Isles Parkway East, Franklin Ave and Logan Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55405
612 661 4800
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Ranked #12 of 276 things to do in Minneapolis
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Omaha, Nebraska
2 reviews
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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Great place for an outdoor wedding! We had a great day weather wise and it couldn't have been more beautiful!

Visited September 2013
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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“The Fancy Lake”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We call this lake Fancy because the houses all around it are amazing. Walking or biking around this lake gives you inspiration, and truly feeds your architectural appetite for a good month. We prefer biking around this lake, just due to its odd shape, but that also makes the walk more interesting than some lakes (especially others which have more foliage to block your views). You tend to see more peaceful and interesting things on this lake as well... such as painters and "sit-in's".

Visited June 2013
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Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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121 reviews
60 attraction reviews
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“Beautiful area”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Loved the Lake Calhoun area. It is beautiful and relaxing and a great place for canoing. A plus for me are the beautiful homes you get to see in Lake Calhoun.

Visited August 2013
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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“Excellent Canoeing”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

As a team building exercise our company rented canoes at calhoun and twenty of us paddled around lake of the isles for the afternoon. it was a hilarious and humbling experience learning to paddle in the backseat, it looks so easy in the movies.

Visited July 2013
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Savannah, Georgia
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91 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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“awestruck by the beauty”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

when visiting Minneapolis, you MUST walk or bike around Lake of the Isle- gorgeous lake, beautiful homes, peaceful, tranquility. All the lakes and biking trails provide beauty and energy to enjoy- Cedar lake, Calhoun Lake, and Lake Harriet are all wonderful!

Visited July 2013
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