Forest Lake is a beautiful city that is gently expanding. It is conveniently located off Highway 61 and I-35. It’s on the way to Duluth and a half an hour drive to the Twin Cities. Residents of the Forest Lake community can be seen enjoying the outdoors by visiting local parks, trails, and lakes. Within the neighborhood are schools, restaurants, and shopping stores to meet the needs of you and your family. The ease of commute is something that everyone loves about this city. No wonder why the people of Forest Lake are proud to call this city home.

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290 9th Ave SW
Forest Lake, MN 55025

A City to Call Home

The community offers an array of activities appropriate for all ages. From your new apartment in Forest Lake, you’ll be able to enjoy 23 parks, 18 open spaces, 14 playgrounds, and 13 ball fields. The city also has access to the regional Hardwood Creek Trail that runs alongside Highway 61. Forest Lake is also the home to two lakes: Forest Lake and Clear Lake. Whatever activity you enjoy, Forest Lake has something for everyone.

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A City with a History

Forest Lake has come a long way from land being traded, to a village of the people, the annexation of the township, to finally being recognized as a city in 1974. From people being transported by stagecoach, to railroads, and automobiles as the travel routes evolved from dirt roads to highways to interstates. Forest Lake has a fascinating history that captivates all audiences.

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