City of Prior Lake, Pike Lake Nature Area

Pike Lake Nature Area

Pike Lake Nature Area


A natural area consisting of 30.14 acres on Pike Lake in the City of Prior Lake. With 2,790 feet of shoreline and mature forest stands containing mature maples, black cherry, elms and ash, the property provides significant habitat for native plants and wildlife. This park provides opportunities for natural resource-based outdoor recreation and nature study.


Deciduous Woods

Grant Funding

Natural and Scenic Areas Acquisition Grants


2008 Land & Water Conservation Fund

$ 254,924


2008 Environment & Natural Resources Trust Fund



2006 Bonding



From the junction of I-35W and County Rd 42 in Burnsville, go 7 miles west on County Rd 42 to Pike Lake Trail. Continue west 0.1 miles. Turn north onto entrance driveway.


City of Prior Lake, City Hall, (952) 447-9800