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Crescent Ponds is a neighborhood in the northern Twin Cities/Blaine area in Minnesota. Significant area roadways include 125th Avenue NE/County Highway 14, Paul Parkway NE/Jefferson Street NE, 117th Avenue NE, and University Avenue/County Road 51. Crescent Ponds is situated in the 55434 zip code area, within Anoka County.
Close proximity to the Bunker Hills Golf Course (located to the northwest, along County Highway 14), is one of the most significant features of the Crescent Ponds neighborhood. Technically part of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, this course offers 27 holes of challenging golf, as well as tree-lined fairways, large greens, and plenty of bunkers. Golf Digest has ranked this public course among the best of its kind in the nation.
Schools in the Crescent Ponds area include Johnson Elementary School and Roosevelt Middle School, both situated on 125th Avenue Northeast. The Johnsville Library is located near these schools, on Oak Park Boulevard Northeast. Blaine High School can be found at 12555 University Avenue Northeast.
The Blainbrook Entertainment Center, which offers bowling, a games room, and a sports bar, is a popular option for entertainment in the Crescent Ponds area. Central Avenue Northeast, home to the entertainment center and a few miles east of the Crescent Ponds neighborhood, is also where you’ll find the widest assortment of dining and shopping options in the area. These include a Cub Foods, Pizza Hut, Gold’s Gym, Caribou Coffee, Blockbuster, and UPS Store. You’ll also find several banking options, the Blaine Medical Center, and a veterinary emergency clinic here.
While local entertainment, dining, and shopping are clearly available in Crescent Ponds, when these options get old, residents are within 30 minutes of downtown Minneapolis and downtown Saint Paul, which offer nearly limitless opportunities to get out and have some good food and fun.