The City of Lake Crystal, Minnesota is located in Blue Earth County, 12 miles southwest of Mankato off of MN State Hwy 60. Located on the shores of Crystal Lake with a population of 2,593, Lake Crystal is a thriving community consisting of several lakes, parks, a variety of businesses, and community programs.

Robinson Park Fishing Dock

Robinson Park Boat Landing & Fishing Pier
Robinson Park Pollinator Gardens


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Area Attractions

Review a listing of additional attractions around Lake Crystal here.



Adopt-A-Storm Drain

Adopt a Storm Drain in your neighborhood to help keep it clear of leaves, trash, and other debris to reduce water pollution. At the end of 2022, the City of Lake Crystal had 21 participants and 40 drains total adopted. Sign up, keep your drain clear, and track your impact!


Lake Crystal History

Learn about the beginnings of Lake Crystal, the travels of William Riley Robinson and Lucius Hunt, and history with the railroad.