Lake Riley is located in Eden Prairie, south of Highway 212 and east of Great Plains Boulevard. Riley is part of the Riley Creek Chain of Lakes which originates at Lake Lucy. Fishing & boating are popular on Riley and the city of Eden Prairie operates a swimming beach & boat access. The most common fish in the lake is Bluegill, Northern Pike, Yellow Perch, Yellow Bullhead and is also considered the deepest lake in the district.

Connected to the Lake is Riley Lake Park. It has a basketball court, bike trails, a boat ramp, a fishing pier, park shelter, picnic area, playground, sand volleyball, beach, tennis courts and a baseball diamond. It’s also amazing to state that per the website, wallethub.com, Eden Prairie was rated as third in the country for having the best beaches including this one!

The lake also hosts events such as the Special Olympics Polar Plunge. There is also a full disc golf course within the park area.

Just east of the lake is the premier Bearpath Golf and Country Club. This is one of the top spots of Eden Prairie that is surrounded by the prestigious Bearpath gated community. And just west of the lake is Bandimere Heights park. This park is a sports park which has several baseball diamonds, soccer fields, disc golf course and a basketball court. South west of the lake you find another great golf course. Bluff Creek Golf Course is an 18 hole course that also can host weddings and events.

Riley Lake
Head southeast toward Riley Lake Rd. Turn right toward Riley Lake Rd. Turn right toward Riley Lake Rd. urn right onto Riley Lake Rd. Turn right onto Aubrie Ct

Lake Riley Public Boat Ramp
From Riley Lske – Head northeast on Minnesota River Bluffs LRT Regional Trail/Regional Hiking Trail toward Riley Lake Rd. Slight left onto Riley Lake Rd

Lake Riley Public Beach
From Lake Riley Public Boat Ramp – Head south on Riley Lake Rd toward Minnesota River Bluffs LRT Regional Trail/Regional Hiking Trail. Sharp left onto Minnesota River Bluffs LRT Regional Trail/Regional Hiking Trail. Turn left Go 207 Ft. Turn Right.

Riley lake Park Pavillion.
From Lake Riley Public Beach – Head southwest toward Minnesota River Bluffs LRT Regional Trail/Regional Hiking Trail. Turn left toward Minnesota River Bluffs LRT Regional Trail/Regional Hiking Trail. Turn left onto Minnesota River Bluffs LRT Regional Trail/Regional Hiking Trail. Turn left onto Riley Lake Rd. Turn left. Go 0.1 mi. Turn right.

Riley Jacques Barn
From Rily Lake Park Pavillion – Head northeast toward Riley Lake Rd. Turn left toward Riley Lake Rd. Turn left onto Riley Lake Rd. Turn left

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From Riley Jacques Barn – Get on US-212 E from Riley Lake Rd, Pioneer Trail and Dell Rd. Follow US-212 E and I-494 N to MN-55 W/Hwy 55 W in Plymouth. Take exit 22 from I-494 N. Continue on MN-55 W/Hwy 55 W to your destination.

 

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