Palmer Lake

Palmer Lake is a tranquil oasis in the heart of Brooklyn Center, just minutes from Minneapolis. The preserved wetlands and wood chip trails provide a perfect destination for walking or running. West Palmer Lake Park sits on the west side of the lake and includes a playground, baseball/softball fields and tennis courts. Another playground and ball field can be found on the east side of the lake, as well. Surrounding Palmer Lake is a three-mile path with various exit points. Stroll over bridges, spot deer in the brush, have a picnic, identify wildflowers, and look out for an impressive variety of birds. Whether you're taking in the fall colors or enjoying the budding spring, Palmer Lake is a wonderful visit in any season. 

Aerial view of Palmer Lake


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