Boat on lake Calhoun in Minneapolis with downtown view

Uptown Area

The Uptown / Calhoun-Isles area of Minneapolis is a mixture of trendy neighborhoods, parks, and lakes. People are drawn to the area for its unique vibe, walkability, trails, and water sports. You can rent canoes or kayaks and paddle from lake to lake, with the Minneapolis skyline in the background, or meander through the shops and restaurants that line the intersection of Hennepin and Lake.