The best pet-friendly parks in Minneapolis.

Top 4 Scenic Parks Near Our Uptown Minneapolis Apartments Perfect for Your Furry Friends

At Excelsior & Grand, we not only welcome your beloved pets, but we cherish them. Our upscale apartments are designed to accommodate your pet’s needs, offering pet-friendly courtyards complete with BBQ areas. However, we understand your furry companions need their freedom to roam, and what better place to do so than the great outdoors? Fortunately for residents of our Uptown Minneapolis apartments, a number of stunning parks and open areas are just a stone’s throw away, catering to both you and your pets.

Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

A mere twenty-minute drive from our apartments in St. Louis Park will take you to the breathtaking Mississippi National River and Recreation Area. Spanning an impressive 72 miles, this river park features several dog parks, allowing your furry friend to socialize and stay active. For those who enjoy exploring, feel free to take your leashed dog with you along the trails. Find out more about this beautiful park on its official website.

Bde Maka Ska Park

Located less than ten minutes away from Excelsior & Grand is Bde Maka Ska Park, sprawling across over 518 acres. With its three beaches and pet-friendly 3.1 miles of pedestrian paths, it’s a perfect setting for pet owners. Remember to keep your pet on a leash and tidy up after them. Discover all that Bde Maka Ska Park offers by visiting its website.

Caponi Art Park

For a unique blend of art, nature, and pet-friendly wandering, Caponi Art Park is the place to be. This enchanting 60-acre park, filled with sculptures, art installations, and beautifully landscaped areas, invites you and your leashed dog to explore its trails and artistic wonders. Learn more and plan your visit via the Caponi Art Park website.

Lake of the Isles Park

If observing your dog joyfully exploring off-leash brings you happiness, then Lake of the Isles Off-Leash Dog Park will become your new favorite spot. This safe, fenced-in 1.87-acre park also includes a special area for small dogs. Leashed walks are welcome on the park’s 2.63 miles of trails, making it an ideal location for both owner and pet. Visit Lake of the Isles Park for more delightful moments with your dog.

Our pet-friendly amenities make our Uptown Minneapolis apartments a premier choice for pet owners. Discover our luxurious pet-accommodating living spaces by visiting Excelsior & Uptown with your furry companion today.

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