Location: Minneapolis, just south of I-394 and east of Hwy 100
Wheelchair access: Excellent. Pavement along part of the lake give access to several grassy areas along the water and to a fishing pier.
MTC bus: Routes 25, and 17 run within a few bocks.
Park entrance fee: No
Agency: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, 612-230-6400.
Fishing pier: Yes
Lake Map: Download map
Comments: Lots of deep water near shore makes this a good lake to fish all year - even in mid-summer. Cast a crankbait to water near overhanging branches, lily pads, or underwater plants.