The votes are in! Here are the top 3 finalists in each category of this year's Best of Lake Minnetonka.
FOOD & RESTAURANTS
Best Patio Dining
Lord Fletcher's Old Lake Lodge
“There aren’t a lot of people I know that will stand outside when it’s 18 degrees below, waiting for the sun to rise on Lake Superior,” says photographer Jackie Scherer about herself.
“Henry, look over here!” Nelson Hill called out to his friend Dylan’s 1-year-old son Henry as he ran gleefully toward Lake Minnetonka.
Scarves, mittens and hats dotted the trees and benches of Rice Park just as the weather was turning colder--given by some anonymous community members.
Lake Minnetonka Magazine reader Bob Israel received an honorable mention in the Wildlife & Nature category of our 2016 Lens on Lake Minnetonka photo contest for his photo Winter’s Waning, which features a sunset over Lake Minnetonka. Israel captured the photo last March.
We love featuring your Travel Log photos every month and seeing where readers venture with their copies of Lake Minnetonka Magazine. Going forward, we’re expanding our Snap Shot section here to include a wider variety.
Wayzata’s calendar rarely sees a dull moment, so it can sometimes feel hard to keep up with the abundance of community events and local news.
Local artist and photographer Deb Zeller is no stranger to this Last Glance page of Lake Minnetonka Magazine; her photos have appeared here several times over the last few years.
Excelsior Commons Beach is where we often like to soak up the rays during the warm summer months. But don’t forget—we can enjoy the beloved beach all year ’round.