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Lakefront Pond

Location: Prior Lake, Lakefront Park, Kop Parkway and Main Avenue

Species present: Bluegill, Black Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Northern Pike

Lakefront Pond.

Depth: 5 feet

Size: 13 acres

Recent fish stocking

Wheelchair access: Good

MTC bus: None nearby

Park entrance fee: No

Restrooms: Yes

Parking: Excellent

Picnic: Yes

Grills: No

Playground: Yes

Other activities: Amphitheater, ball fields, basketball, picnic shelter, picnic tables, soccer, tennis, walking path

Agency: City of Prior Lake This link leads to an external site. (952) 447-9820

Fishing pier: Yes

location map for Lakefront

Comments: With the game fish species that have been annually stocked into Lakefront Pond, this park can provide the overall experience for a family that wants to enjoy the outdoors. The fishing pier provides great access to fishing and the 3-mile trail system helps expose youth to a variety of wildlife.

2009 Lake Survey Results:


Location and Date Species Abundance Average Length (in) Maximum Length (in)
Lakefront Black Crappie low 5.0 6.9
(Scott) Bluegill high 4.7 7.2
08/17/2009 Hybrid Sunfish   4.9 7.2
  Largemouth Bass medium 12.5 13.5
  Northern Pike   24.5 28.7
  Pumpkinseed medium 4.0 4.8