Fall & Winter comfort! Enjoy the spectacular 4 seasons in Northern Michigan. Surrounded by water, golf courses, and hiking trails, Elk Rapids is the perfect location for every nature lover. Whether you prefer spending time on the beach on horseback or cross country or downhill skiing, there's something for every outdoor enthusiast in the Elk Rapids area!
CHAIN OF LAKES provides the perfect opportunity to explore Antrim County by boat, canoe, or kayak with more than 200 miles of shoreline. The Chain of Lakes includes: Beals Lake, Scotts lake, Six-mile Lake, St. Clair Lake, Ellsworth Lake, Wilson Lake, Ben-way Lake, Hanley Lake, Intermediate lake, Lake Bellaire,, Clam Lake, Torch Lake, & Lake Skegemog.
GOLF - A-Ga-Ming – Sundance, Torch, and Antrim Dells courses between beautiful Torch Lake and Grand Traverse Bay. Elk Rapids Golf Club – 1922 Donald Ross 9-hole course on the shore of Elk Lake. Grand Traverse Resort – Named a Top 75 Golf Resort in North America by Golf Digest, including Gary Player’s Wolverine and Jack Nicklaus’ the Bear. LochenHeath – A Top 10 Course in Michigan, designed by Steve Smyers and overlooking Grand Traverse Bay. HORSES - Located 10 miles south of Elk Rapids in Williamsburg sits Flintfields Horse Park – home of one of the country’s premiere equestrian events. An award-winning facility, the United States Hunter Jumper Association recognized Flintfields as Zone 5 AA Horse Show of the Year in 2011. For four consecutive years, it was named in the Top 25 Horse Shows by North American Riders Group, an Olympic-based organization. BOATING - With Grand Traverse Bay to the west and the Chain of Lakes running through Antrim County, it’s hard to travel far without experiencing the beauty and pleasure of life on the water. Whether you prefer a leisurely paddle down the river, a cruise around the bay, or harnessing the wind with your sails, there’s plenty to do on the water in the Elk Rapids area. From pontoon boats to kayaks to stand-up paddleboards. Bring your own or rent a boat for an hour, day, or week.
HIKING - From wetlands to hiking trails to state game areas, there’s no shortage of parks and natural areas to explore in the Elk Rapids area. Petobego Natural Area, Maple Bay Natural Area, Sand Lakes Quiet Area, Glacial Hills Pathway and Natural Area, & the Grass River Natural Area.
SKIING - Mt. Holiday Ski Area, Hickory Hills Ski Area, Shanty Creek Resorts - Schuss Village, Boyne Resorts, and Crystal Mountain are all in close proximity to ER.
Enjoy Lake Michigan and Elk Harbor views from this ground floor clean and tidy 2 bedroom centrally located apartment in the charming Village of Elk Rapids, approximately 12 miles north of Traverse City. Master bedroom features a king size bed with new mattress and linens. Second private bedroom features twin beds with new mattresses and linens. New flooring and carpeting throughout. This is downtown vacation rental at its best. Walking distance to all vacation amenities, including beaches, tennis courts, basketball courts, library, harbors, shopping, dining (gourmet and casual), etc. Guests have access to a large parking area and private entrance. You will find friendly people everywhere who will make you feel welcome so you will want to return year after year. Our upper 2 bedroom apartment is listed as property #877220.+ More