George Lake


$365KTotal Value
George Lake, Michigan

The George Lake real estate market is a beautiful, but lesser known, marketplace for lake property in Michigan.

    • Managed By
      Michigan Department of Natural Resources
    • Ownership
    • Acreage
    • Water Level
      Full Pool Year Round
    • Counties: Grand Traverse County
    • Fish: Walleye
    About George Lake
    Located in Traverse County, Michigan

    George Lake is only 13 miles from the Munson Medical Center, and Cherry Capital Airport is 10 miles away.

    Oleson's Food Stores is an excellent grocery shopping choice; it's only 6 miles away. As a bonus, you are only 20 miles away from Traverse City, Michigan.

    Lake Days

    George Lake is 65 acres and offers endless things to do under the sun. When it comes to fishing, you are sure to find Smallmouth Bass, Bluegill, and Yellow Perch.

    Swimming, canoeing, boating, waterskiing, and tubing are all popular activities on the water. Finally, if you are more of a land person, you can have a lovely stroll around the large perimeter of the lake or have a picnic with the family.

    Around the Town

    Now, suppose you get hungry while staying in the Traverse area. In that case, these spots are a must: Culver's, Peegeos, Smoke and Porter Public House, Bob Evans, Taqueria TC Latino Dos.

    Once you have had your fill, you can see some sights the town offers. Edwards Nature Preserve, Pirate's Cove Adventure Park, World's Largest Cherry Pie Pan, Hippie Tree, Great Lakes Children's Museum. All of these spots are within 30 minutes of the lake.

    Explore Traverse City

    If you are looking for a city that offers vibrant colors, lakeside vistas, historical background, and tours with vineyards, Traverse City, Michigan, is only 30 minutes away! Here you will be able to soak up everything the city has to offer with its scenic views and downtown shopping/dining options.

    Wander around Clinch Park, Traverse City’s most popular beach. With over 1,500 feet of sand along the West Grand Traverse Bay, it is perfect for soaking in the sun and scenic views of the water. Clinch Park has picnic tables, bike racks, trail access, a snack bar, and restrooms.

    When visiting the “Cherry Capital of The World,” make sure to attend the National Cherry Festival and enjoy more than 150 events and activities. Many of the events are free. Participate in pit-spitting, pie-eating contests, or turtle races, just to name a few.

    After exploring the exciting things Traverse City offers, stop by one of the world-famous restaurants, including Bubba’s, The Cottage, and Firefly Restaurant!

    Stay Awhile

    If you're looking for a large lake with a small-town feel that isn't too far from a major city, then you've found the perfect match in George Lake!