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Best Spots to Stop and Snap in Spring

For the amateur and professional alike, here are our picks for the best places to take photos in Minneapolis Northwest this Spring.

The Lookout Bar & Grill has one of thecoolest patios in Minneapolis Northwest. Grab some food, wait for that golden hour goodness and start snapping. 

Garden waterfall on patio at restaurant



The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes is a fun and unique shopping experience year-round, but in the Spring it blossoms. Check out the courtyard and fountain area, complete with outdoor music. You’ll have a great time and get awesome photos. 

man singing in front of crowd at the Shoppes at Arbor Lakes



Edinburgh USA is a championship golf course that happens to be one of the best in the country (and it’s public)! You have to see the 17th hole, which has an island fairway and a peninsula for a green. You’ll take your own breath away. 

Island green at Edinburgh USA



Eidem Homestead is a ten-acre living history farm that will transport you back to the 1890’s. Tour the beautifully restored Victorian house, visit the barn, outbuildings, farm animals, and so much more! 

barns at Eidem Homestead