Shorewood is situated on one of the largest lakes in Minnesota. As such, the lake gets its name from the Dakota language and means "Big Waters." Lake Minnetonka is the pride of Shorewood and truly the heart of the town. There are plenty activities all year round and the town offers a sense of serenity and a peaceful lifestyle.
Many residents enjoy the local boat club and there are plenty of local restaurants and coffee shops nearby. This town is the ideal location for a peaceful getaway and there's no better getaway then a place by the lake. Enjoy Fishing, boating, skating, skiing or nearby golfing and shopping in Excelsior .