Minnetonka All-Class Reunion

The Minnetonka All-Class Reunion Returns for 2024

Alumni of all ages are invited to celebrate in downtown Excelsior. On July 27, 2024, Water Street will host thousands of returning Skippers for the...
Lake Minnetonka Magazine June 2024 Issue

Welcome to the June 2024 Issue

Our June issue is built around the themes of family, pets and senior living—about all of which we care deeply. We’ve woven articles throughout the...
Mallory Habstritt

National All-American Miss Pre-Teen Shares Her Message

Mallory Habstritt uses platform to speak out about a rare autoimmune disorder. A decorated pageant winner, a seasoned speaker and a children’s book...
Aerial Photo of the Lafayette Club

The Historic Lafayette Club Celebrates Two Anniversaries

Lafayette Club marks its 125th anniversary and the centennial of its historic clubhouse. It is a monumental year for Lafayette Club, celebrating the...
Jay and Jenna Soule

Al & Alma’s Is Anchored in Success

History continues to unfold for Al & Alma’s Supper Club. Many local businesses utilize “the lake” as an enviable backdrop, but how many can say...
Left to right: The hearts and souls behind the magic of the General Store include: Matt Bollis, Jenny Putnam, Ellie Putnam, Gail Bollis, Liz Mugford and Christopher Bollis Jr.

The General Store of Minnetonka Is 40 and Fabulous

Celebrate the General Store of Minnetonka—a beloved shopping and dining destination for three generations of customers. Amid the office buildings...
Barbara Lidfors' NEIGHBORS show

Get to Know Your “NEIGHBORS” at Barbara Lidfors’ Newest Installation

Local artist uses her community as inspiration, bringing others’ stories to life via paintings. Currently in the hallway between Minnetonka’s city...
Lake Minnetonka Magazine May 2024

Welcome to the May 2024 Issue

I find it fitting—in such a lovely, organic sense—that the themes of outdoor living and art join together to create this month’s issue. In so many...
Finding enough to do in her Long Lake garden isn’t difficult for Meg Cowden. She relishes the opportunity. “Gardening is a multifaceted life-giving hobby,” she says. “It provides you with the opportunity to slow down, observe [and] experience deep reverence daily, and it’s grounding.”

How Local Master Gardeners Are Digging In

Master gardeners showcase their earthly endeavors. Like many things in life, experiencing them firsthand often provides an elevated experience. For...
“We’re not just a food company,” Mike Nelson says. “We’re all about the experience.” That includes s’mores kits and The Travel Campfire, satisfying sweet tooths wherever they might find themselves.

North Mallow Shares Sweet Eats and Experiences

Former camp counselors know their way around a classic bonfire treat. What’s more familiar than a s’more in the summertime? The classic crunchy...
Lake Minnetonka serves as an outdoor classroom for those interested in sailing. On this day, adults take their turn learning the ropes, which can bring a lifetime of recreation and enjoyment.

Wayzata Sailing Shows Sailors of All Ages the Ropes

Wayzata Sailing proves it’s never too late to start a new adventure. Ask anyone involved in Wayzata Sailing, the longtime community sailing center...
For Memorial Day, Gary Marquardt will visit two cemeteries in Mound to play at veterans’ graves. “I’ll keep playing until I can’t anymore,” he says.

Gary Marquardt Honors Veterans Through Music

Mound man honors veterans—one note at a time. If you’ve ever been boating near Casco Point on Lake Minnetonka at sunset, chances are you’ve heard...
Ryan Rivard's climb in 2022.

Ryan Rivard Embarks on The Everest Project

And the climb is just the start of his latest journey. On April 8, 2024, 41-year-old Wayzata local Ryan Rivard boarded an airplane and set off on...
Bonnie Bohn Hector (at right) starts with a plan, but her ideas often morph into different creative outcomes. The use of color, size and texture comes into play. Elements can take up to two hours to assemble.

Bonnie Bohn Hector Creates Mandalas From Natural Finds

While much of the world was becoming physically and emotionally stagnant during the early days of COVID-19, her creativity was flowing. Then and...
Delight in the Grilled Cheese with Lobster Bisque from Gold Nugget Tavern & Grille.

Fresh Takes on the Classic Grilled Cheese Around Town

Discover tips to create (or order!) a beloved grilled cheese sandwich. It started with a slice of bread topped with grated cheese that was served to...
Minnetonka All-Class Reunion

The Minnetonka All-Class Reunion Returns for 2024

Alumni of all ages are invited to celebrate in downtown Excelsior. On July 27, 2024, Water Street will host thousands of returning Skippers for the...
Lake Minnetonka Magazine June 2024 Issue

Welcome to the June 2024 Issue

Our June issue is built around the themes of family, pets and senior living—about all of which we care deeply. We’ve woven articles throughout the...
Mallory Habstritt

National All-American Miss Pre-Teen Shares Her Message

Mallory Habstritt uses platform to speak out about a rare autoimmune disorder. A decorated pageant winner, a seasoned speaker and a children’s book...
Aerial Photo of the Lafayette Club

The Historic Lafayette Club Celebrates Two Anniversaries

Lafayette Club marks its 125th anniversary and the centennial of its historic clubhouse. It is a monumental year for Lafayette Club, celebrating the...
Jay and Jenna Soule

Al & Alma’s Is Anchored in Success

History continues to unfold for Al & Alma’s Supper Club. Many local businesses utilize “the lake” as an enviable backdrop, but how many can say...
Left to right: The hearts and souls behind the magic of the General Store include: Matt Bollis, Jenny Putnam, Ellie Putnam, Gail Bollis, Liz Mugford and Christopher Bollis Jr.

The General Store of Minnetonka Is 40 and Fabulous

Celebrate the General Store of Minnetonka—a beloved shopping and dining destination for three generations of customers. Amid the office buildings...
Barbara Lidfors' NEIGHBORS show

Get to Know Your “NEIGHBORS” at Barbara Lidfors’ Newest Installation

Local artist uses her community as inspiration, bringing others’ stories to life via paintings. Currently in the hallway between Minnetonka’s city...
Lake Minnetonka Magazine May 2024

Welcome to the May 2024 Issue

I find it fitting—in such a lovely, organic sense—that the themes of outdoor living and art join together to create this month’s issue. In so many...
Finding enough to do in her Long Lake garden isn’t difficult for Meg Cowden. She relishes the opportunity. “Gardening is a multifaceted life-giving hobby,” she says. “It provides you with the opportunity to slow down, observe [and] experience deep reverence daily, and it’s grounding.”

How Local Master Gardeners Are Digging In

Master gardeners showcase their earthly endeavors. Like many things in life, experiencing them firsthand often provides an elevated experience. For...
“We’re not just a food company,” Mike Nelson says. “We’re all about the experience.” That includes s’mores kits and The Travel Campfire, satisfying sweet tooths wherever they might find themselves.

North Mallow Shares Sweet Eats and Experiences

Former camp counselors know their way around a classic bonfire treat. What’s more familiar than a s’more in the summertime? The classic crunchy...
Lake Minnetonka serves as an outdoor classroom for those interested in sailing. On this day, adults take their turn learning the ropes, which can bring a lifetime of recreation and enjoyment.

Wayzata Sailing Shows Sailors of All Ages the Ropes

Wayzata Sailing proves it’s never too late to start a new adventure. Ask anyone involved in Wayzata Sailing, the longtime community sailing center...
For Memorial Day, Gary Marquardt will visit two cemeteries in Mound to play at veterans’ graves. “I’ll keep playing until I can’t anymore,” he says.

Gary Marquardt Honors Veterans Through Music

Mound man honors veterans—one note at a time. If you’ve ever been boating near Casco Point on Lake Minnetonka at sunset, chances are you’ve heard...
Ryan Rivard's climb in 2022.

Ryan Rivard Embarks on The Everest Project

And the climb is just the start of his latest journey. On April 8, 2024, 41-year-old Wayzata local Ryan Rivard boarded an airplane and set off on...
Bonnie Bohn Hector (at right) starts with a plan, but her ideas often morph into different creative outcomes. The use of color, size and texture comes into play. Elements can take up to two hours to assemble.

Bonnie Bohn Hector Creates Mandalas From Natural Finds

While much of the world was becoming physically and emotionally stagnant during the early days of COVID-19, her creativity was flowing. Then and...
Delight in the Grilled Cheese with Lobster Bisque from Gold Nugget Tavern & Grille.

Fresh Takes on the Classic Grilled Cheese Around Town

Discover tips to create (or order!) a beloved grilled cheese sandwich. It started with a slice of bread topped with grated cheese that was served to...
In Golden Pond

In Golden Pond

Sarah Happe appreciates the beauty of local lakes and found creative cause to snap this beautiful image. “I was inspired by the setting sun with the...

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Welcome to the June 2024 Issue

Welcome to the June 2024 Issue

Our June issue is built around the themes of family, pets and senior living—about all of which we care deeply. We’ve woven articles throughout the magazine that touch on those topics. Before you...

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