The Dragon Lake - Kinderhook Twp real estate market is a beautiful, but lesser known, marketplace for lake property in Michigan.
Located in Kinderhook Township, Dragon Lake is 55 miles from Fort Wayne and 70 miles from Kalamazoo.
The Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport is 69 miles away, and the ProMedica Coldwater Regional Hospital is 13 miles away. Local grocery options include ALDI, Coldwater Market, and Meijer.
Spanning 76 acres, Dragon Lake boasts sparkling waters and luscious landscapes. Although high-speed boating and water skiing are prohibited on this private lake, residents can still enjoy cruising, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, and fishing. The most popular fish species are white perch, northern pike, largemouth bass, walleye, brook trout, bowfin, and green sunfish.
Fort Wayne is one of the most populous cities in Indiana, second only to Indianapolis.
Sometimes known as the “City of Churches,” Fort Wayne is home to a whopping 360 churches, most of which are Catholic, Lutheran, and Epispical.
Fort Wayne’s most popular attraction, the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, is a 1,000 animal zoo consisting of over 40 acres in Franke Park. The zoo ranks among the top zoos in the United States.
For lunch in Fort Wayne, be sure to stop by the Fort Wayne Famous Coney Island, a 100-year-old Coney Dog restaurant that champions affordable prices and fresh ingredients.
Kalamazoo makes for a great day trip, with plenty of things to do indoors and out!
The Kalamazoo Nature Center spans 1,100 acres with an 11-acre arboretum, 11 nature trails, and the Delano Pioneer Homestead. The Interpretive Center features its award-winning "Nature Up Close" hall, interactive exhibits, three-story tropical rainforest, a bug house, and seasonal butterfly and hummingbird garden.
The Kalamazoo Institute of Arts features more than 5,000 works of fine art in its permanent collection for visitors to enjoy. It also has touring and collective exhibitions in 10 galleries, offers four art classes at the Kirk Newman Art School and highlights local artists in the KIA Gallery Shop.
The Air Zoo Aerospace & Science Museum has been voted the "Best Place to Take Out-of-Towners" and "Best Place to Spend a Day with Your Family," making it a must-see. It features more than 100 air and space artifacts, rides, Full-Motion Flight Simulators, a theater, historical exhibits, and educational activities.
After a long day of exploration, be sure to enjoy a meal at one of the many delicious restaurants in the city. Highly-rated options include Crow's Nest, The Studio Grill, Kalamazoo Beer Exchange, Erbelli's Gourmet Pizza, and Bell's Eccentric Cafe.
Dragon Lake provides all the relaxation of lake life while also offering quick access to adventure and activities in larger cities. This is the perfect location for residents who want it all!