Close to parks and lakes
Within walking distance of 5 lakes, several parks, a wildlife sanctuary, bicycle & walking paths and many other inviting parts of the parkway system you’ll find an urban diversity of greenspace and city.
Lake of the Isles (2.86 miles of shoreline) offers a lovely walking/biking path and is lined with beautiful older homes. Lake Calhoun is the largest in the Minneapolis chain of lakes with walking/biking paths (3.1 miles). Lake Harriet has a very popular walking/biking path (2.75 miles), and Cedar Lake has been voted the best place to run.
Close to employment and education opportunities
Within 10 minutes to downtown Minneapolis and 30 minutes to the University of Minnesota campus by bus, plus 20 minutes to the Mall of America by car, there are many opportunities near by.