WAYZATA BAY WINDOW: Skating Hours for Klapprich Park

From the Wayzata Bay Window, the Official Website of the City of Wayzata: Klapprich Park is open for hockey and skating during the following hours: 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays when Wayzata Public Schools are not in session 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday An attendant […]

Wayzata Begins Wayfinding Signs Project

The City of Wayzata took the first step toward implementing Wayfinding Signs last night at the City Council meeting. Wayfindings Signs will indicate directions to places of interest around town to identify places of cultural and civic areas in town people should be visiting. Examples include the beach, the Depot, City Hall, the Library, Police […]

Wayzata Historical Society – Lake Minnetonka History Part 2

The Wayzata Historical Society will be making a presentation on Thursday, October 2 with a program on Lake Minnetonka History 1900-1950. The Excelsior, Deephaven and Wayzata Historical Societies will highlight the five decades where the small villages around the lake increased in population and vitality to become small cities. The presentation will be made at […]

Ask Dan! – Where is the trail head for Dakota Rail Trail from Wayzata to St. Bonifacious trail?

Dan, Where is the trail head for Wayzata-St. Boni trail? Jeannie R.Hi Jeannie, That’s a great question. I was over at City Hall and all the girls at the front desk said in a questioning tone, “Shaver Park?”. So I went and did some investigation on my own. The real name Three Rivers Park District […]

Gopher Invitational held this weekend at Spring Hill Golf Club in Wayzata

The Gopher Invitational is happening this weekend in Wayzata, MN. The tournament will be held at Spring Hill Golf Club with matches on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Participating teams are: Arkansas, Iowa State, Iowa, Louisiana State. Marquette University, Minnesota, Pepperdine, SMU, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin, and Yale. Stay tuned to Wayzata.com, your rodent golf tourney leader. […]

Dakota Regional Trail Update

The Three Rivers Park District has the following information on their website about the Dakota Regional Trail: “The Dakota Rail Regional Trail is a 13.5-mile regional multi-use trail that will extend from Wayzata to St. Bonifacius following the old railroad line. The trail is closed until it is fully completed in fall 2008. Individuals using […]

2008 Wells Fargo Lake Minnetonka Half Marathon Results

The 20th Annual Wells Fargo Lake Minnetonka Half Marathon took place on Sunday, May 4th. Kevin O’Connor was the first place finisher with a time of 1:17:13. Kate Tavakley was the first woman across the finish line at 1:30:39. It was a beautiful day to run from Wayzata to Excelsior. It of course, started in […]

Steamboat Minnehaha Prepares for 2008 Summer Season on Lake Minnetonka

The historical Minnehaha Steamboat Crew is preparing for the 2008 summer season on the lake–if spring ever does arrive in Minnesota. According to Adam Steinmetz, the Minnehaha has a new schedule this year: the first part of the trip leaves Excelsior in the morning, and heads to the Wayzata Depot. Passengers from Excelsior then have […]