FFTC’s Guide to Mini Golf in the Twin Cities

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Mini golf on your summer bucket list?

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Whether you are looking to mini golf outside in the beautiful summer weather or inside to escape the heat and humidity, we’ve rounded up all the mini-golf courses in and around the Twin Cities.  Choose between classic courses and inventive courses, beautifully artistic courses and techno courses, challenging putting courses for dad and pirate’s lair for son.

Outdoor Mini Golf Courses

Adventure Falls Mini Golf | Taylors Falls
Open mid-April to mid-October • Details: 18 hole course with streams, ponds, and waterfall. Located behind the patio of Taylors Falls Drive In Restaurant. Ask about their 2 for 1 Coupon.

Big Stone Mini Golf and Sculpture Garden | Minnetrista
Open from 10am-sundown, Sat-Sun • $8/ages 8 & under, $9/ages 9 & up • Details: If no one is in the clubhouse when you arrive, use the paybox to play this picturesque 14-hole course.  Make sure you bring the correct change.

Big Thrill Factory | Minnetonka, Oakdale, Shakopee •
Open Sun-Thurs: 10am-9pm, Fri: 10am-11pm, Sat: 9am-11pm • $7/game with the option to play Glow Golf for $5 extra. Details: This Mini Golf is an 18-hole seasonal challenge.

Captain’s Course Mini Golf | Eagan •
Open for the season, June 9 • $2/9 holes, $4/all day pass with paid admission to pool • Details: This 9 hole mini golf course is a part of Cascade Bay–Eagan’s summer waterpark.  You may want to consider a season pass for unlimited mini-golf and swimming throughout the summer.  ($65-$75)

Centennial Lakes Putting Course | Edina
Open Mon-Fri: 2 pm-sunset, Sat: 10 am-sunset, Sun: noon-sunset • $10/18 holes, $6/9 holes • Details: For ages 8+ due to the difficulty of putting course. Not considered mini golf, but instead golf in miniature on grass.

Eagle Lake Youth Golf Center | Plymouth
Open 9am-sunset • $5.59/adult, $4.66/child, second round $2.33 or 10-play pass for $40 • Details: Eagle Lake Youth Golf Center is a state-of-the-art designed facility for young golfers.  It includes a 9-hole par 31 course and a 9 hole par 27 course as well as mini golf and foot golf.

Midwest Golf Dome Mini Golf | Maplewood
Open 11 am-7 pm • $5/round • Details: Mini Golf course is outside of the dome.  Ask about daily specials for the driving range.

Highway 8 Driving Range and Mini Golf | Chisago City
Open 10am-6pm for the season • Details: Driving Range and Mini Golf at the corner of Pioneer and Hwy 8. Renovated classic family fun.

LilliPutt | Coon Rapids
Open Mon-Thurs: 3pm-9pm, Fri: 3pm-10pm, Sat-Sun: 10am-10pm • $8.50/round, $4/second round • Details: 18-hole course, $15-$20 specials that include 2-4 go-kart rides.

The Links at Dred Scott | Bloomington
Open April 15-October 1, weekday hours: 3pm-9pm and weekend hours 10am-10pm • $6-$8/18 holes, cash only Details: 18-hole course is a par 48 and includes a practice putting green, 9 water hazards and waterfalls. Click here for Happy Hour Coupon

Wheel Fun RentalsMalt Tees (Wheel Fun Rentals) | Richfield
Open for  summer operating hours Memorial Day Weekend-Labor Day 7 days a week• $7-$8/1st round, $5/2nd round • Details: This 18-hole course located in Veterans Memorial Park includes 10 holes accessible to anyone. The course is beautiful surrounded by lush landscape and waterfalls.

Putt’er There | Como Park, St Paul
Open Mon-Sat: 10am- 10pm, Sun: 11am-9pm • $3/9 holes, $6/18 holes, cash or check (with valid id) only–no credit cards • Details: Located in the historic Como Park, enjoy a round of golf and then head over to the zoo or any of the other fun amenities in Como Park

Skyline Mini Golf | Walker Sculpture Gardens, Minneapolis
Open May 2-Sept 2, Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday, 11 am–5 pm • Thursday, 11 am–9 pm • Friday–Saturday, 11 am–6 pm • Closed Mondays • $10/player($8 Walker members, U.S. Bank cardmembers, and ages 7–18); free for ages 6 and under with paid adult. Free for ages 5 and under with paid adult • Details: Tee times are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations.

St. Croix Falls Mini Golf and Go Karts | St Croix Falls, WI
Open Memorial Day -Labor Day 10am-9pm • $5.50/youth, $6.50/adult • Details: 18-hole course located on Highway 8 in St Croix Falls, WI. Toddlers are free with a paid adult (toddlers use a plastic club). Go-karts are available and multi-passes and group rates.


Indoor Courses

Can Can Wonderland | St Paul
Open Thurs-Sun, Family Hours: Thurs–4 pm-9 pm, Fri–11 am-9 pm, Sat/Sun–10 am, 9 pm • $10/under age 12, veterans, & those 62+, $14/ages 12+ • Details: The designers behind Can Can Wonderland are the designers behind the Walker Artist Designed Mini Golf: Christi Atkinson, Rob Clapp, Chris Pennington, and Jennifer Pennington.

Glow in One | Blaine
Open Mon-Sun, various hours • $6-$7.50 • Specials–Monday /Free child golf with full price adult (each additional child 1/2 off), Tuesday –$5 golf for everyone• Details: A black-light illuminated golf course will be a hit for all the kids. Simple holes that are also challenging for the more experienced mini-golfer in the family.

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Grand Slam | Burnsville
Open Sun-Thurs: 10am- 9pm and Fri-Sat: 10am-midnight • $4.95/player • Details: Play your way through the Pirate’s Lair on this 18-hole indoor course.

Grand Slam Family Fun Center | Coon Rapids
Open Sun-Thurs: 10am-9pm • $4.95/player • Details: Explore the passages and ramparts of a medieval castle as you play your way through an 18-hole mini golf castle.

Moose Mountain | Bloomington
Open Mon-Sat: 10am-9:30pm, Sun: 11am-7pm • $10.99/18 holes, $34.99/family four pack • Details: A full accessible golf course for the entire family to enjoy together. No barriers!

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