Posted by Realtor David Olson 952.314.9446
Fish Lake is located within the City of Maple Grove along Interstate 94. Fish Lake is a great Lake for outdoor and aquatic recreational activities along with beautiful scenery surrounding the lake. Several recreational activities available within Fish Lake includes boating, swimming, fishing, canoeing, hiking, biking, and more. The Lake itself covers a total area 223 acres with a maximum depth of 48 feet. Fish Lake is also a popular destination for local fisherman and anglers with several different species within the lake including bass, northern pike, walleye, black bullhead, black crappie, bluegill, sunfish, and more. Fish Lake is an excellent destination for recreational activities year round.
The area around Fish Lake was first inhabited by the Winnebago Indians who were forced to move to the area from Wisconsin by the U.S. Government. The Winnebago lived alone in the area until 1851 when pioneers began to settle in the area. Louis Gervais and Pierre Bottineau were the first to settle in the area purchasing land and building a settlement named Maple Grove.
Parks and green spaces are apart of what makes Fish Lake an attractive destination for recreational activity. Fish Lake is surrounded by several parks that all residents in the area and visitors can enjoy. Fish Lake Regional Park is a beautiful lakeside park offering beautiful scenery overlooking the lake and an abundance of recreational activities. With so many recreational options, Fish Lake Regional Park is one of the most attractive lakes in the area. Fish Lake features boating, canoeing, fishing, hiking, biking, geocaching, dog trails, picnic areas, swimming, and more. Fish Lake Park offers beautiful scenic trails with a densely wooded environment and spectacular views of Fish Lake. Fish Lake Regional Park is the perfect destination to enjoy a beautiful day and numerous recreational activities.
Fish Lake is also surrounded by several shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment options adding to what makes it such an attractive area. The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes are an upscale shopping center offering a large collection of national stores and a unique experience. Along with great stores, the Shoppes at Arbor Lakes provides an outdoor walking area where customers can enjoy a beautiful landscape full seasonal blooms and relaxing atmosphere. The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes features stores such as American Eagle, Apricot Lane, GAP, World Market, Forever 21, Granite City, Jared, J. Crew, Jos. A. Bank, Pacsun, P.F. Chang’s, Punch Pizza, Sleep Number, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, and more. The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes is a great shopping destination with a wide variety of shopping options choose from.
There are also numerous restaurants in the area with a wide range of options to choose from. Some of the restaurants include TGI Fridays, Red Lobster, Granite City, Famous Dave’s, Malone’s Bar and Grill, Pittsburgh Blue Steakhouse, and Rodizio Grill. Redstone American Grill is a high end American restaurant serving great food, drinks, and service. Redstone is the perfect place for any occasion including business, lunch, brunch, drinks, or an intimate dinner. Redstone uses only high quality fresh ingredients to ensure each meal is made right with excellent flavor. Redstone also provides some of the best chefs who take pride in what they do and seek to meet the needs of a wide range of guests. Redstone’s menu features starters, Wood Fired Flatbreads, Salads, Cedar Plank Salmon, Crab Cakes, Steaks, Baby Back Ribs, Rotisserie Chicken, Grilled Meatloaf, Burgers, Sandwiches, Soup, Sides, and more. Redstone American Grill excellent destination a great high end meal.