Perfect for big families, it’s an amazing place to raise children away from the troubles of a busy city center. The beautiful lakes just behind your windows will definitely leave you breathless and be a nice change from the glass skyscrapers.
You’ll discover a lot of amazing advantages of living in a lake area -- the wide-open views, the easy access to nature, the tight-knit communities.
It pays to really understand the neighborhood where you want to buy a home, especially if you don’t already live there (and if you live there but don’t already own a home).
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Lake Shetek is the largest lake in southwestern Minnesota located between Marshall and Worthington and is the headwaters of the Des Moines River. The name Lake Shetek is derived from "pelican" in the Ojibwe language. Lake Shetek is 3,596 acres with a maximum depth of 10 feet and offers endless outdoor activities. Lake Shetek has a state park located just north of Currie. As you're out on your boat don't forget to stop at the local restaurants conveniently located on Lake Shetek. The lake area seems like a great choice, especially for those who are looking for an escape from the big town - it’s simply breathtaking.
Lake Shetek is within open enrollment to Murray County Central Schools and Tracy-Milroy-Balaton Schools. Buses to each school district are available around Lake Shetek.