Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church


12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Road
Apple Valley, MN 55124

Driving Directions: 


From Minneapolis:

  • Take Cedar Ave (Hwy. 77) South (past Mall of America) and into Apple Valley
  • Exit onto County Rd. 38, following the brown and white "Zoo" signs
  • Head east on County Rd. 38 for 1 mile (you will cross back over Cedar)
  • Go past the zoo entrance to the stop lights at Johnny Cake Ridge Rd.
  • Turn left onto Johnny Cake Ridge Road
  • The church is on your immediate right

From St. Paul:

  • Go South on Interstate 35E and exit at Cliff Rd.
  • Turn east (left) onto Cliff
  • Go 1/2 mile to 3rd stop light at the intersection of Johnny Cake Ridge Rd.
  • Turn right (south) and go 1 1/2 miles
  • There will be 2 large churches on your left, we are the second church
  • If you come to a stop sign (County Rd. 38) you've gone too far 

Plenty of free parking in large surface lots.