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At A Glance: Exploring Lakeville – Fun and Food

Your vacation time is no laughing matter in Lakeville. Resting on the southern edge of the Twin Cities, it’s a family- and bike-friendly haven if you’re looking to get out and enjoy the great Minnesota outdoors. The town may be small, but it has more than enough trails, fishing, and more for everyone.

If you’re getting around on your bike, then Lakeville has you covered. There are plenty of trails to conquer, especially if you’re looking for some good mountain biking. Getting around town is easy to as a majority of the roads are accessible for bikes or have bike path running along it. There’s even a trail that takes you through Lakeville’s historic downtown.

Where to Bike

Lakeville has many biking options. It all depends on what you’re looking for. If you’re looking to explore the town in its entirety, then there’s plenty of roads that allow for a nice comfortable bike ride. If you’re looking for a little challenge, then places such as Buck Hill, Lebanon Hills, and Murphy Hanrehan offer mountain biking that caters to all skill levels.

Available Maps

HaveFunBiking Lakeville Map
Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve
Buck Hill Mountain Bike Skills Park
Ritter Farm Park
Lebanon Hills Regional Park

Walk/Hiking Opportunities

Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve
Ritter Farm Park
Lebanon Hills Regional Park

Area Bike Shops and Clubs

Valley Bike & Ski
7707 149th St. W
Apple Valley, MN 55122

Hiawatha Bicycling Club
P.O. Box 24920
Edina, MN 55424

Where to Play When Not Biking or Hiking

When you need a break from pedaling Lakeville still has plenty to entertain everyone. You can go relax in the sun at one of the beaches, or go take a refreshing dip in one of the lakes. You can also try your best to bowl a perfect game at one of the bowling centers or see you come out on top of the paintball battlefields. There’s something for everyone. Check out Lakeville’s tourism site for more.

Antlers Park Beach
9740 201st St. W.
Lakeville, MN 55044

Lakeville Family Bowl
20944 Holyoke Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

MN Pro Paintball
22554 Texas Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

Lakeville Area Arts Center
20965 Holyoke Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

Where to Eat

We all know food plays a huge part in you’re overall experience as a tourist. That delicious burger you have at a small restaurant alone can cause you to make repeat visits in the future. And getting a taste of the town’s homegrown wines and brews may cause you to bring home some thirst-quenching souvenirs. No matter what you’re taste buds are looking for, Lakeville is sure to satisfy everyone’s appetite. Check the town’s tourism site for more info.

Barley and Vine Kitchen Bar
17516 Dodd Blvd
Lakeville, MN 55044

Lakeville Brewing Company
8790 Upper 208th St. W
Lakeville, MN 50544

Mainstreet Coffee and Wine Bar
20790 Holyoke Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

Goodfellas Pizza
20643 Kenrick Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

Where to Sleep

After a long day of fresh air, you’re going to need to rest your head. Lakeville has plenty of lodging options where you can soak in the hot tub, or kick back and relax with a good book.

Holiday Inn & Suites
20800 Kenrick Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

Baymont by Wyndham Lakeville
17145 Kenyon Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

Quality Inn
17605 Kenrick Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

Motel 6 Minneapolis South – Lakeville
11274 210th St.
Lakeville, MN 55044

Candlewood Suites Lakeville I-35
21060 Keswick Loop
Lakeville, MN 55044

Hampton Inn Lakeville
20851 Keokuk Avenue
952-213-3144

Public Wi-Fi Spots in Lakeville

Along with most hotels, many coffee shops and restaurants have Wi-Fi available. Also, the public library is another good option. You can visit the Lakeville’s tourism site for more info.

Heritage Library
20085 Heritage Dr.
Lakeville, MN 55044

Nearby Airports

Minneapolis – Saint Paul International Airport
Fort Snelling Unorganized Territory, MN 55111