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  • 2Mi. of Shoreline
  • 25Deepest Depth
  • Shoreline Borders
    State Park (Some)
  • Ownership
  • Acreage
  • Water Level
    Full Pool Year Round
  • Counties: Hennepin County
  • Fish: Black Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike, White Crappie
  • Permit is not required to use the lake.
  • Jet skis are allowed.
  • Motorized boats are allowed.
  • Houseboats are not allowed.
  • Boating restrictions (No).
  • Dock restrictions (No).
(763) 577-7160
2855 Campus Dr, Plymouth, MN 55441
Plymouth, MN 55441
Crystal Airport
5800 Crystal Airport Rd, Minneapolis, MN 55429
5 miles away
Anoka County - Blaine Airport
Unnamed Road, Blaine, MN 55449
19 miles away
    About Schmidt Lake - Plymouth
    Hennepin County

    Schmidt Lake is located in Plymouth, Minnesota, 26 minutes outside the heart of Minneapolis. The closest major airport is Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, which is typically 25 minutes away. Urgent care can be provided at Abbott Northwestern-WestHealth, 7 minutes away. Snacks and groceries can be found at Cub Foods, 5 minutes away. Many highly rated restaurants are nearby, such as Sunshine Factory Bar & Grill and Lucky’s 13 Pub.

    Life On The Water

    Stretching 45 acres, Schmidt Lake is a terrific spot for recreational activities and fishing while being a short distance from a big city. Residents enjoy boating, tubing, kayaking, and swimming in their past time on this lake. A public boat landing can be found on the southwestern edge of the lake. Anglers looking to toss out a line have a chance to reel in largemouth bass, northern pike, black bullhead, and panfish.

    Explore Minneapolis

    Only a short drive away, Minneapolis offers many attractions, starting with the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Travel through 4,000 years of world history as you view more than 80,000 works of sculpture, photography, paintings, drawings, and prints. The Mall of America offers great shopping and hosts over 40 million people annually. Nickelodeon Universe is an incredibly family-friendly amusement park in the mall and is split into two indoor amusement parks. Another local favorite is the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. One of the crown jewels of the city’s park system, the garden is a top destination for tourists to enjoy art like the iconic Spoonbridge and Cherry. Finally, for outdoor recreation and scenic nature, check out Minnehaha Park. This is the oldest park in Minneapolis and boasts 193 acres, numerous scenic trails, limestone bluffs, a 53-foot waterfall, picnic pavilions, bike rentals, and an off-leash dog park.

    Excellent Location for Lake Life

    Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or waterfront property, Schmidt Lake is an excellent choice.