Minneapolis-St.Paul Minigolf Guide

Minneapolis-St.Paul Mini Golf Guide
Illustration by Kate Worum


Big Bear Mini Putt at Golf Zone

825 Flying Cloud Dr., Chaska 952-445-1500
Open year-round
Hours: M 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Tu-Th 9 a.m.-9 p.m., F 9 a.m.-10 p.m., Sa-Su 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Price: $7.50 for adults; $6.50 for kids under 14 $1 off per person for groups of 10 or more
While the kids practice putting through 18 holes of indoor pine trees and water hazards, you can work on your backswing at the driving range or grab some adult beverages at the bar. Great for birthday parties.


Burnsville Grand Slam

12425 River Ridge Blvd., Burnsville 952-224-0413
Open year-round
Hours: Su-Th 10 a.m.-10 p.m., F-Sa 10 a.m.-12 a.m.
Price: $4 per person
Cheap and pirate-themed, this 18-hole course offers the advantage of a host of other kid-friendly games on the premises. (Bumper car battle, anyone?)


Coon Rapids Grand Slam

2941 Coon Rapids Blvd, Coon Rapids 763-427-1959
Open year-round
Hours: Su-Th 10 a.m.-10 p.m., F-Sa, 10 a.m.-12 a.m.
Price: $3.95 per person
It’s medieval-themed in Coon Rapids. Become queen or king of the course, then meander on over to the snack bar for some royal cheese curds.


Moose Mountain Adventure Golf at Nickelodeon Universe

(Mall of America) 5000 Center Court, Bloomington 952-883-8938
Open year-round
Hours: M-Sa 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Su 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Price: $8 for adults; $26 for groups of four, each additional player up to 7 is an additional $6; 5 and under free
Strewn with imitation wildlife and kitschy old logging supplies, this 18-hole course will satisfy your penchant for putting and, incidentally, provide a definitive answer to that age-old question: “What’s the plural of ‘moose’?” (Just “moose,” btw).