Prior Lake is a small but fast-growing suburb of Minneapolis offering its residents homes for rent near a plethora of recreational and athletic activities. Located less than 30 miles southwest of Minneapolis, Prior Lake has approximately 23,000 residents, and that number is expected to grow to 40,000 by 2030.
In addition to 14 area lakes, Prior Lake offers golfing, skating and playing opportunities. If you enjoy the links, check out one of the following courses in the area: Wild's Golf Club, Legends Golf Club, Heritage Links Golf Club, Cleary Lake Golf Club and Meadows at Mystic Lake Golf Course. If you play hockey or enjoy ice skating, visit one of the 13 rinks available to houses for rent in Prior Lake. The city also has plenty of summer activity options, with two beaches on the lake, Sand Point and Watzl, which offer two boat accesses. Additionally, homes for rent in Prior Lake have access to a total of 51 parks covering 900 acres of land and 34 athletic fields.
One of the most anticipated events for residents of Prior Lake rental homes is Lakefront Days, which is held annually at Lakefront Park. The 130-acre park features a three-mile trail system, pavilion, gazebo, playground, beach access, two hockey rinks, one pleasure rink, a sliding hill, a warming house and a skate park every day of the year. During the five-day summer festival, the park also hosts a canine carnival, ice cream social, business expo, wine tasting, classic car show, pancake breakfast, parade, fireworks, family fishing and skateboard contest.
If you're looking for Prior Lake rental houses, there are a number of excellent neighborhoods to choose from. To begin, search Rentals.com for Prior Lake homes for rent in Northgate, The Enclave at Cleary Lake or off of Northwood Road.