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Lake Calhoun

West Lake St and Calhoun Parkway, Minneapolis, MN 55408
+1 612-661-4800
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Great Place

You'll enjoy good fishing, walking and biking trails, and swimming. It's by really nice houses so... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sy X
It's nice enough

I'm not sure why this place is always so popular. Personally I don't think it is that great, and it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cami B
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Eagan, Minnesota
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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West Lake St and Calhoun Parkway, Minneapolis, MN 55408
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+1 612-661-4800
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You'll enjoy good fishing, walking and biking trails, and swimming. It's by really nice houses so while walking you'll see plenty of nice beautiful houses.

Thank Sy X
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure why this place is always so popular. Personally I don't think it is that great, and it is always over crowded with hipsters. I know a lot of people run around the lake, and with the billion stop lights around the city...More

Thank Cami B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can usually be found visiting this area several times a year. I love it for the trail, the activities, and the atmosphere. Definitely a place to go anytime during the year.

Thank Niki B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'd give it five stars, but I get angry when I think about the politically correct trying to change the name. Don't know why it's called Lake Calhoun? You and me both until they started fussing over it. It's about a 5K around and there...More

Thank often_crabby-travele
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was alone and decided to take a brisk walk around the lake. Is is beautiful and pleasant and it's possible to park a car for free nearby. There are options to rent bike and nautic sports gear.

Thank Aline M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lake Calhoun brings a lot to travellers within the summer AND the winter time. All the lakes within Minneapolis freeze over and you can ice skate, then summer is perfect for paddle boarding, kayaking and having a picnic to just enjoy the weather. I would...More

Thank robinsonashleigh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved lake Calhoun! We went 2 days in a row, the first to canoe then the next for pedal boats, it was beautiful!

Thank myersl818
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place to take a leisurely drive around the lake. Huge variety of great homes to see. We stopped at the beach on the south end to enjoy the activity.

Thank HuskerTraveler2
Reviewed 9 September 2017

great place for walking, running, jogging and an unbelievable view. very relaxing, a nice cool breeze in June, people were fishing too and an area where u can swim. a place where u can just sit down and chill-out. wait for the sunset and witness...More

Thank wakisobol
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Lake Calhoun is an awesome place to hang out in summer. You can walk, bike, run, hang out, enjoy the sun, get some food or ice cream, meet friends. All in various places around the lake.

Thank Timmi002
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579Tammy
11 August 2017|
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Response from miniona l | Reviewed this property |
I didn't pay anything. As everyone has mentioned, free to walk, picnic in the lawn etc. I didn't pay for my street parking.
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misris
21 June 2017|
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Response from JOANNA H | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about the infant seats...but they have bike rentals, its paved.
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Chuck L
11 June 2016|
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Response from mplsberg | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are kayaks at Lake Calhoun. You can check the Minneapolis Park aboard site for the fee structure but I recall seeing them there.
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