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Lake Minnetonka Regional Park is the perfect place for families to enjoy a Saturday afternoon. Bring a picnic and enjoy a lakeside lunch. Learn more...

Noerenberg Gardens

Situated on the north shore of Lake Minnetonka’s majestic Crystal Bay, Noerenberg Memorial Gardens offers a tranquil retreat to the quiet elegance and grace of days gone by. A favorite subject for local artists and an idyllic location for weddings. Learn more...


Cruise Lines

Al & Alma's Charter Cruises

Whether you're planning an outing for two aboard our public brunch or dinner cruises, or a private family, social or corporate function for one hundred forty nine, Al and Alma's Fleet of luxury yachts can serve your needs.
For more information, call: (952) 472-3098
Or, visit our web site at:

BayView Event Center and Charter Cruises and Queen of Excelsior Cruises

An exceptional fleet of six cruising yachts with full amenities, bar service, catering and professional staff. Accommodating groups from 1 to 500; public cruises nightly.
For more information, call: 952-470-VIEW (8439)
Or, visit our web site

Paradise Charter Cruises

Accommodating charter groups from 10 up to 80.
P.O. Box 563, Excelsior, Mn 55331
For more information, call: (952) 474-8058
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Get Busy!

The summer months bring countless opportunities for fun family activities. To find out about happenings in the Lake Minnetonka area, visit our complete Calendar of Events!

Lake Minnetonka: An area steeped in history

From the days when Dakota Indians inhabited her shores, leaving behind ancient burial mounds which are still visible today, to the era of the steam locomotive and the paddle wheeler when grand Victorian hotels and amusement parks stood proudly on her banks, there has always been something alluring about this enchanted body of water. Learn more...