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Lake Calhoun
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3000 Calhoun Pkwy.
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Phone: 612 230-6400
Fax: 612 230-6500
Hours

 

North Lake Calhoun / South Lake of the Isles Charrette

Lake Calhoun is part of the Chain of Lakes and is a popular site for fishing, wind surfing, swimming, sailing, canoeing, walking, jogging, biking and roller- and in-line skating. In 1999, the Chain of Lakes drew over 5.5 million visitors making the Lakes the second most popular visitor destination after the Mall of America.

The distance around Lake Calhoun is 3.2 miles for bicycles and skaters and 3.1 for walkers and runners.

Watercraft rental is available through Wheel Fun Rentals.

The Tin Fish Restaurant is located in the Calhoun Pavilion.

Historical Profile: More information about this and other parks is included in Parks, Lakes, Trails and So Much More, a richly detailed account of the histories of Minneapolis’ renown recreational system.

 
Related facilities:
Lake Calhoun North Beach
Lake Calhoun 32nd Beach
Lake Calhoun Thomas Beach
 
This facility is located in: Chain of Lakes

Amenities
  • Archery
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  • Biking Path
  • Boat Dock
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  • Drinking Fountain
  • Eatery/Concessions
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  • Fishing Dock
  • Parkway - Cars
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  • Pay Parking Lot
  • Picnic Area
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  • Restroom Facilities
  • Sand Volleyball Court
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  • Soccer Field
  • Softball Field
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  • Walking Path
  • Wells
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    What our amenities offer you:
    Archery: Located at 3800 Richfield Rd. (southeast corner of the lake). Target bales are provided; bring your own bull's-eye sheets.

    Biking Path: 3.19-mile designated biking trail

    Fishing Dock: 2 docks

    Pay Parking Lot: Automated parking pay stations, patron parking pass and some meters. Click for detailed parking information.

    Picnic Area: Non-reservable picnic area

    Sand Volleyball Court: Non-reservable

    Soccer Field: For information and reservations call 612-230-6491.

    Softball Field: For information and reservations call 612-230-6491.

    Walking Path: 3.1-mile walking/running trail

    Wells: 3 wells are located in the area: Lake St. and West Calhoun Blvd; 34th St. and East Calhoun Blvd; West Calhoun and Uptown Ave. at Thomas Beach.

     
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