Elk Rapids MI Homes for Sale
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Just 15 miles north of Traverse City along US-31 and nestled on the shores of the Grand Traverse Bay, Elk Rapids has gained a reputation for its focus on community, quality schools, friendly neighborhoods, art galleries and recreation. This idyllic location includes several desirable lakes including Elk Lake, Torch Lake, Birch Lake, and Bass Lake as well as “the Big Lake” – Lake Michigan.
The well-appointed Edward C. Grace Memorial Harbor is a highly sought after location to dock your boat during the popular summer months. For a quiet, sun filled afternoon, stop by the charming Elk Rapids Library for your pick of entertaining reading material to take to the beach. Or take a stroll down the historic downtown district for your pick of delicious eats and treats!
Elk Rapids boasts a highly active Chamber of Commerce that hosts events such as the Arts & Craft Shows, Evenings on River St. and of course the very popular, annual Harbor Days festival. You’ll want to plan to be in town for that early August community event and be sure to stake out your spot on the beach for the breathtaking fireworks over the Grand Traverse Bay.
If there’s a rainy day, don’t despair. The popular downtown Elk Rapids Cinema offers the latest movies in a nostalgic setting. The Elk Rapids school system including; Elk Rapids High School, Sunrise Academy, Cherryland Middle School, Lakeland Elementary School and Mill Creek Elementary School, take great pride in preparing young ‘Elks’ for the world beyond Elk Rapids. Cherryland Middle School, for example, is the first International Baccalaureate School (ibo.org) in the region and the only one at the middle school level. The “IB” program develops students to be thoughtful global citizens. Students learn to relate to people from a range of backgrounds and are shown how the curriculum connects to life outside of school. Elk Rapids offers a world-class education in a small town environment