Northwest Rochester is a neighborhood located in Rochester, Minnesota. The area lies in the vicinity of North Park, which is to the northwest of County Road 22. The area is primarily residential, with bi-level and some tri-level homes making up the primary housing style. Cul-de-sacs create the scene, though wooded areas and open spaces give the neighborhood an open appeal. Winding roads connect the more populated areas to one another. Business areas are scattered throughout the area as well.
A main thoroughfare, Highway 52 offers residents a quick trip to all the major attractions of the city. Further, a conglomerate of nearby parks serves local recreational needs.
Dog lovers in this area have a place to roam freely with their canine friends at Second Frank Canine Park. Located just off of West Circle drive, this park offers an enclosed area for dogs to run leash-free. Just to the north of this is White Oaks Park, complete with a playground and baseball fields.
Kingdom Kids is also located in this vicinity. This school gives local pre-schoolers and kindergarteners additional educational opportunities in a Christian environment. The school offers individualized instruction in a classroom setting for early learning. Summer day camp is also offered here.
Northern Hills Golf Course can also be found in the area. This public golf course is run by the city of Rochester, offering junior golf camp and a wealth of other activities to create a family-friendly atmosphere.