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.
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Minneapolis Northwest is made up of three distinctly unique cities: Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park and Maple Grove. To give you a taste of the one-of-a-kind flavor and opportunities in Brooklyn Center, we’ve put together a list of exclusive things to
From breathtaking scenic hikes along the Mississippi River, to wandering meandering trails through Hennepin County’s largest nature preserve, you'll find plenty of hiking opportunities in Minneapolis Northwest’s beautiful parks.