Located inside Minnetonka's The Marsh, A Center for Balance and Fitness, this quaint shop provides customers with treasures for the young and old, including sophisticated apparel, artist-made jewelry, gourmet foods, gifts, inspirational books, and home décor items. Complimentary gift-wrapping and custom-made gift packages are also available. New merchandise hits the store each week, and the store frequently hosts trunk shows for local designers.
The Marsh, A Center for Balance and Fitness, is an independent fitness and wellness center located in Minnetonka, a western suburb of Minneapolis. Founded in 1985 by Ruth Stricker, it is a place and a philosophy committed to inspiring a healthy attitude toward life. With a mind-body approach to wellbeing, The Marsh offers an integrative approach to fitness and health, blending practices grounded in Western medicine with safe complementary offerings such as Chinese acupuncture, Tai Chi, meditation, massage, bodywork and other types of land and water therapies. Programs, classes and services of The Marsh are open to the public while also being membership-based.
Among The Marsh’s signature medical fitness programs are Biometrics Weight Management, Rehabilitation from injury or illness, Physician Lectures and other invited speakers, overnight retreats and stress reduction. Its caring, professional staff includes highly credentialed and experienced exercise specialists and therapists.
With a welcoming atmosphere and peaceful residential architecture, the 65,000 square foot facility features active and passive spaces for exercise and reflection including an art-filled lobby, lap and warm water therapy pools, training center, group exercise studios, full service spa, meditation tower, indoor track and outdoor trails, shop, restaurant and catering, intimate meeting and conference spaces, overnight rooms and Kids Club, and sprawling decks overlooking a scenic protected wetland.
Insurance Providers Accepted:
Merz Physical Therapy is located at The Marsh. Merz is a HealthPartners, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Medica and Preferred One provider among other health insurance plans.