The town of Shorewood is located in Hennepin County and features main commuter routes off of Highway 7 – allowing for an easy commute to and from the Twin Cities. This prestigious town sits along the shores of the beautiful Lake Minnetonka. Lake Minnetonka is among the largest lakes in the state of Minnesota and is the heart of the community. The residents of Shorewood enjoy the beauty of open space, active recreation locations, and scenic wetlands. With over 100 acres of parkland, walkers, bikers, and hikers alike take advantage of the many trails offered – including the Lake Minnetonka Regional Trail, which runs through Shorewood. Also, with the shores of Minnetonka located in Shorewood, much of the local community likes to get outdoors and enjoy fishing, swimming, boating, skiing, and simply relaxing and absorbing the breath-taking scenery. The town of Shorewood has many great local eateries, coffee shops, live entertainment, and shopping spots – including those in nearby Excelsior.