Long Lake

Virginia Avenue
Long Lake, MN 55356
Price Range: $175,000 – $400,000
Square Footage: 1,152 – 3,723 sqft

A Lakefront Town Close to Lake Minnetonka

Long Lake is a small, quiet community on the shores of Long Lake, located less than 4 miles from Wayzata and the shores of Lake Minnetonka.

Though home to just over 1,500 residents, Long Lake is a tightly knit community and a vibrant town. Local businesses, restaurants, and services line Wayzata Boulevard in the heart of town, while lakefront homes make this small city a top destination.

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Why Choose a Home in Long Lake?

Lake Minnetonka is home to a variety of lakefront communities. Each city varies in size and amenities. When choosing the location for your primary home or dream lakefront retreat, choose the community that has your preferred amenities, types of properties, and proximity to highways and Minneapolis. Let's discover what Long Lake, Minnesota has to offer.

Its Lake is Perfect for Outdoor Activities

Fishing, boating, canoeing, swimming, and picnicking are just a few of the many activities allowed at Long Lake and on its shores. Nelson Lakeside Park, one of Long Lake's four city parks, is located on the lake at the center of town. This park allows residents easy access to the water, providing facilities that include:

  • public boat launch
  • public beach
  • fishing pier
  • canoe storage rack

This Historic City Has a Pioneer Museum

Long Lake has a rich history. Settled in 1855, it grew from a small settlement (complete with a saw mill, general store, schoolhouse, and post office) into a city that is now home to hundreds of people.

To commemorate the community's history, the Pioneer Museum was established in the old Long Lake schoolhouse. Visitors can take a step back in time by exploring the four museum exhibition spaces: the Victorian Room, General Store Room, Textile Room, and Music Room.

Lakefront Homes are Plentiful

Thinking of purchasing a home on the lake? These real estate options are popular. Waterfront homes showcase the sparkling surface of the lake in any season, giving homeowners easy access to their favorite activities: fishing, boating, swimming, and more.  

Your Dream Home is in Long Lake

Whether you want to buy a lakefront dream home or a primary residence in a small community, Long Lake is a top choice in the Lake Minnetonka area. We want to help you easily find your ideal home in this community. Call us at 612.925.8402 and we can schedule a showing of properties that interest you.

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