The community of South Shores is located in the northwest corner of Eden Prairie off of Duck Lake Road just north of Valley View Road. South Shores is an excellent neighborhood situated on the south side of Duck Lake, offering beautiful scenic views. South Shores is an excellent community offering a secluded setting with wooded scenery, offering a quiet and peaceful neighborhood environment. The neighborhood boasts 35 single family homes featuring rambler, ranch, and split level housing styles with prices ranging from $300,000 to $600,000.
South Shores offers an excellent location within close proximity to some of the best amenities in the area. Residents of South Shores have easy access to several recreational amenities. Some of these amenities include Edenbrook Conservation Area, Rice Marsh, Lake Park, Round Lake Park, the Minnesota River Bluffs Regional Trail, and Bent Creek Golf Club.
Edenbrook Conservation Area offers numerous recreational amenities including 4.5 miles of walking and biking trails. Residents of South Shores also have easy access to Eden Prairie Center and Prairie Village Mall, offering some of the best shopping, dining, and grocery amenities in Eden Prairie.
Residents of the South Shores community are served by Independent School District 272 also known as Eden Prairie Public Schools. Eden Prairie Schools seeks to provide students with a rigorous academic program while fostering a lifelong desire to learn. The closest School to South Shores is Prairie View Elementary School. Prairie View Elementary School serves 650 students in Kindergarten through 5th grade with a student teacher ratio of 15.1. Other schools in the area include Oak Point Elementary School, Forest Hills Elementary School, Central Middle School, Eden Prairie High School, Hennepin Technical College, the International School, and Eagle Ridge Academy.