Big Lake real estate is regarded as a beautiful, but lesser known, market in Michigan for lake homes and lake lots.
Big Lake is a 215-acre lake located in Springfield Township (Oakland County), Michigan. Lansing is 62 miles east, and Detroit is 48 miles southeast.
The closest location for emergency care is the DMC Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, 14 miles south in Commerce Charter Township, Michigan. The Oakland County International Airport is only 10 miles southeast in Waterford Township, Michigan.
Nearby Waterford Township is the closest place to grab a bite to eat. Restaurants here include Pete's Oven Bakery, Fino's Food & Spirits, Square One Eats & Treats, and Johnny Black's Public House.
Big Lake is the perfect all-sports destination for those looking to spend some high-speed time on the lake. Whether you're waterskiing, wakeboarding, or tubing, there's never a dull moment here!
Before getting on the water, remember to grab a rod and reel. Anglers can expect to catch northern pike, largemouth bass, sunfish, yellow perch, grass pickerel, and more!
If you're looking to spend some time on the links, the nearby Shepherd's Hollow Golf Club is the perfect place for you! This forested golf course offers 27 challenging holes and a clubhouse with many amenities.
Independence Oaks County Park is a fantastic place for those seeking a large fishing lake, miles of hiking trails, and opportunities for archery deer hunting. On the park's lake — Crooked Lake — anglers can expect to catch bluegill, largemouth bass, northern pike, and other various panfish.
Located around an hour south of Big School Lot Lake, the list of things to do in Detroit is seemingly endless.
Near Downtown, the neoclassical Detroit Institute of Arts is famed for the Detroit Industry Murals painted by Diego Rivera, and inspired by the city’s ties to the auto industry, giving it the nickname "The Motor City."
The Henry Ford Museum provides unique educational experiences based on authentic objects, stories, and lives from Americans who exuded ingenuity, resourcefulness, and innovation. This awe-inspiring experience is home to Rosa Parks Bus and JFK’s limo.
No matter who you’re traveling with, everyone enjoys the Detroit International RiverWalk. With views of our neighbor Canada, the Ambassador Bridge, and the GM Renaissance Center, you’re in for a great afternoon.
After a day of experiencing everything the Motor City has to offer, get some grub at restaurants like Townhouse Detroit, Selden Standard, Prime + Proper, and Giovanni's Ristorante.
Those looking for an outdoor escape near a major metropolitan city will love Big Lake!