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RECREATION

Recreation Areas

Anoka County Riverfront Park 5100 River Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55432, 763-757-3920, Offers biking, a boat launch, canoeing, fishing, hiking, picnicking, and cross-country skiing.

Bunker Hills Regional Park 2038 Foley Blvd., Minneapolis, MN 55304, 763-757-3920, Features a wave pool, play area, archery, biking, camping, golfing, hiking, horseback riding, picnicking, swimming, and cross country skiing.

Elm Creek Park Reserve 108 Hwy. 81, Minneapolis, MN 55441, 763-424-5511, Activities available include biking, walking, camping, creative play area, horseback riding, hiking, picnicking, swimming, archery, cross country skiing, lighted sledding hill, and snowmobile trails.

Midwest Mountaineering 309 Cedar Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55454, 612-339-3433, Summer activities include canoeing, kayaking, backpacking, camping, hiking, and climbing; winter activities include cross country skiing, ski skating, snowshoeing, winter camping, climbing and mountaineering.

National Sports Center 1700 105th Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55449, 763-785-5601, Features an indoor sports hall, a 12,000 seat outdoor stadium, four sheets of Olympic-sized ice, and an 18-hole putting course with real bent grass greens. Banquet and reception facilities are also available.


Golf

Greenhaven Country Club 2800 Greenhaven Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55303, 763-422-8161, Built in 1921, this beautiful country club features a superbly maintained 18 hole golf course; banquet and reception facilities available.

Kate Haven Golf Course 8791 Lexington Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55014, 763-786-2945, Public nine hole executive par 30 golf course with rolling hills and water hazards.

Rush Creek Golf Club 7801 County Rd. 101, Minneapolis, MN 55311, 763-494-8844, Championship 18 hole golf course with a driving range and putting greens; also pub and restaurant on site.

Sundance Golf and Bowl 15240 113th Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55369, 763-420-4700, Regulation 18 hole golf course with a 24 lane bowling alley on site; banquet facilities available.

Tournament Greens 1700 105th Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55449, 763-785-5643, Designed by the PGA TOUR, this 18 hole putting course of real bent grass greens presents a challenge to even the lowest of handicaps.


Rafting & Canoeing

Wilderness Inquiry 808 14th Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55414, 612-676-9400, Provides day and overnight wilderness canoe, kayak and rafting trips; also dog sled and horse pack adventures. Equipment and food provided.


Skating

Columbia Ice Arena 7011 University Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55432, 763-571-6701, Consists of two ice rinks available for hockey, figure skating and public ice skating. The movie, "Mighty Ducks", was filmed here.

Depot Skating Rink, The 203 5th Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55401, 612-339-2253, Year round climate controlled indoor figure skating rink with special lighting and high quality sound system; open figure skating available daily at various times.

Schwan's Super Rink 1700 105th Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55449, 763-785-3687, This state-of-the-art facility is the largest ice arena of its kind in the world and is the only arena with four Olympic sheets of ice under one roof. It is also used for adult hockey leagues, open skating, skating lessons, figure skating, speed skating and more.


Snow Sports

Hyland-Bush-Anderson Park Reserve 10145 Bush Lake Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55438, 952-941-4362, Offers 11 mile skiing trail that runs through both hilly and flat lands with woods and an open meadow surrounding a lake; ski and sit-ski rentals available.

Theodore Wirth Regional Park 1301 Theodore Wirth Pkwy., Minneapolis, MN 55422, 612-522-4584, Features a 8 mile ski trail that runs through open parkland and woods with mostly intermediate level trails; adjacent to downhill ski area. Lighted trails available at night.


Swimming

Bunker Hills Wave Pool 1038 Parkway Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55304, 763-767-2895, This 25,000 square foot pool is fun for the entire family with waves generated every five seconds for 15 minutes followed by a ten minute rest period. Tubes are available for rent.

Tropics Indoor Water Park 4580 Victoria St., Minneapolis, MN 55126, 651-490-4700, The Metro's largest and most exciting indoor water slide featuring a 210-foot twisting water slide and more; also water volleyball and slam-dunk basketball available.

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