57 Park Rapids MN and Osage MN Listings
1. MLS 5140515 - PARK RAPIDS - 12490 sf 4 bed 8 bath -
NEARLY 5 AC OF PRIVACY W/ BEAUTIFUL TOWERING PINE TREES AND 346' OF SAND LAKESHORE WITH THIS 12,490 SQ FT HOME! ON A TOP LAKE, THIS HOME HAS 4 BR, 8 BATHS, ...
2019-01-21 last update 2019-06-03 (Active)
2. MLS 5236470 - PARK RAPIDS - 4576 sf 5 bed 4 bath -
ONE OF THE FINEST LAKE ESTATES IN HUBBARD COUNTY! A GORGEOUS HOME, NEARLY 6 ACRES OF PRIVACY, 421 FEET OF HARD-SAND-BOTTOM LAKESHORE ON ONE OF THE CLEANEST ...
2019-05-24 last update 2019-05-24 (Active)
3. MLS 5210486 - PARK RAPIDS - 4332 sf 5 bed 4 bath -
SET ON 100' OF LEVEL SAND SHORELINE ON LONG LAKE SITS THIS CUSTOM BUILT 4,400 SQ FT HOME. 5 BD, 4 BATH, CUSTOM HICKORY KITCHEN WITH GRANITE, PANTRY, WOOD ...
2019-04-09 last update 2019-04-09 (Active)
4. MLS 5206596 - OSAGE - 4643 sf 5 bed 4 bath
ULTIMATE IN PRIVACY WITH 358 ACRES WITH PRIVATE FISHING LAKE! 300 ACRES OF FOREST WITH MILES ON GROOMED TRAILS AND 1/4 MILE ON THE WATER. 5 BEDROOM, 4 BATH ...
2019-04-01 last update 2019-06-03 (Active)
5. MLS 5150148 - PARK RAPIDS - 3300 sf 3 bed 3 bath -
SPECTACULAR "MINNESOTA" LOG HOME ON ONE OF THE BEST RECREATIONAL AND FISHING LAKES IN NORTHERN MINNESOTA. THIS HOME FEATURES 3+ BEDROOMS WITH 3 BATHS IN THE ...
2019-02-21 last update 2019-06-11 (Active)
6. MLS 5202441 - PARK RAPIDS - 5496 sf 4 bed 4 bath -
REMARKABLE ESTATE ON FISH HOOK LAKE. THIS CUSTOM BUILD WAS DESIGNED BY WISCONSIN LOG HOMES AND IS SURE TO PLEASE EVEN THE MOST DISCRIMINATING BUYER. FEATURES ...
2019-03-25 last update 2019-04-24 (Active)
7. MLS 5245159 - PARK RAPIDS - 5031 sf 4 bed 3 bath -
SIMPLY INCREDIBLE PARK RAPIDS WO RAMBLER WITH OVER 160 FEET OF FRONTAGE ON SPECTACULAR POTATO LAKE! OVER 5000 FINISHED SQUARE FEET LOADED WITH AMENITIES, ...
2019-06-10 last update 2019-06-15 (Active)
8. MLS 5235379 - PARK RAPIDS - 3300 sf 3 bed 3 bath -
LH4729 POTATO LAKE HOME IN A PARK LIKE SETTING AT THE END OF A QUIET ROAD. 231’ OF LAKESHORE ON ONE OF THE AREA’S MOST DESIRABLE LAKES. POTATO LAKE HAS ...
2019-05-22 last update 2019-06-04 (Active)
9. MLS 5204404 - PARK RAPIDS - 2666 sf 4 bed 3 bath -
LH4708 LONG LAKE LOG HOME WITH SANDY LAKESHORE! HEIRLOOM QUALITY HOME BUILT WITH MASSIVE LOGS. THE 4 BEDROOM FLOOR PLAN IS LIGHT, MODERN AND TASTEFUL WITH ...
2019-03-29 last update 2019-05-06 (Active)
10. MLS 5235723 - PARK RAPIDS - 2448 sf 4 bed 4 bath -
LH4730 PICTURESQUE SETTING WITH EXCEPTIONAL PRIVACY, 561' OF FRONTAGE & 5.72 ACRES ON BLUE LAKE. FEATURING A 3 BEDROOM, 3 BATH HOME WITH VAULTED CEILINGS, ...
2019-05-23 last update 2019-05-24 (Active)
11. MLS 5020940 - PARK RAPIDS - 5580 sf 3 bed 5 bath -
SET ON 200' OF SAND SHORELINE SITS THIS 5,500 SQ. FT. HOME BUILT IN 2005. 3 PLUS BEDROOM, 4 BATHS, 2 FAMILY ROOMS, ONE WITH WOOD FIREPLACE, LOWER LEVEL ...
2019-05-07 last update 2019-05-09 (Active)
12. MLS 5009219 - PARK RAPIDS - 3504 sf 4 bed 2 bath -
LH4693 BEAUTIFUL, WELL-KEPT HOME WITH FABULOUS VIEWS OF LONG LAKE AND GREAT TREES. MOVE-IN READY AND IN WONDERFUL CONDITION. ALSO FEATURES AN ADDITIONAL ...
2018-09-28 last update 2019-04-17 (Active)
13. MLS 5201310 - PARK RAPIDS - 4704 sf 4 bed 4 bath -
GORGEOUS SETTING ON FISH HOOK LAKE! THIS ATTRACTIVE HOME TOTALS 4700 SQ FT WITH 4 BDRMS, 4 BATHS, A HEATED SHOP/REC ROOM AND TRIPLE GARAGE BOTH OF WHICH ARE ...
2019-03-20 last update 2019-04-24 (Active)
14. MLS 5246925 - OSAGE - 3436 sf 3 bed 3 bath -
CUSTOM BUILT HOME ON STRAIGHT LAKE. BUILT IN 1996 WITH A TOTAL OF 3,436 FINISHED SQ. FT. 3 BEDROOM, 3 BATH, GAS FIREPLACE, CUSTOM KITCHEN, MAIN FLOOR LAUNDRY, ...
2019-06-12 last update 2019-06-12 (Active)
15. MLS 5237683 - PARK RAPIDS - 2996 sf 3 bed 3 bath -
BEAUTIFUL ENTRY OPENS UP TO SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM WITH A FULL WALL OF WINDOWS PRESENTING YOU WITH FANTASTIC LAKE VIEWS. 3 BEDROOM, 3 BATH, FULL WALK OUT LOWER ...
2019-05-28 last update 2019-05-28 (Active)
16. MLS 4844911 - PARK RAPIDS - 1600 sf 3 bed 3 bath -
LH4602 SECLUDED LAKE CABIN SURROUNDED BY TOWERING PINE TREES WITH A GENTLE SLOPE TO THE SANDY LAKESHORE. INCLUDES 773' OF LAKESHORE AND OVER 11 WOODED ACRES. ...
2017-06-20 last update 2019-04-17 (Active)
17. MLS 5134743 - OSAGE - 3168 sf 4 bed 3 bath -
BUYERS PARADISE, LOG HOME NESTLED ON 1.4 AC AND 485' OF PRIVATE LAKE FRONTAGE ON STRAIGHT LAKE. 4 BD, 2 1/2 BATH, ALL LIVING FACILITIES ON MAIN LEVEL INCLUDING ...
2019-01-03 last update 2019-02-06 (Active)
18. MLS 5219052 - PARK RAPIDS - 3829 sf 3 bed 3 bath -
LH4713 A TARRED DRIVE THROUGH THE WOODS LEADS YOU TO THIS MAGNIFICENT HOME WITH END OF THE ROAD PRIVACY & STUNNING LAKE VIEWS. HAVE YOUR MORNING COFFEE ON ...
2019-04-25 last update 2019-06-04 (Active)
19. MLS 5227936 - PARK RAPIDS - 3286 sf 3 bed 3 bath -
THIS IMMACULATE 4 BED, 3 BATH HOME HAS SEEN MANY RECENT UPDATES INCLUDING LOWER LEVEL FINISHING, APPLIANCES, MASTER BATH REMODEL, ASPHALT DRIVE, WHOLE HOUSE ...
2019-05-09 last update 2019-06-07 (Active)
20. MLS 5208477 - PARK RAPIDS - 3392 sf 2 bed 3 bath -
300 FEET ON UPPER BOTTLE LAKE WITH 13 ACRES OF PRIVACY! LOG SIDED HOME WITH WALKOUT BASEMENT IN THE TOWERING PINE TREES. BEAUTIFUL WOODWORK WITH HICKORY ...
2019-04-03 last update 2019-06-03 (Active)
21. MLS 5228835 - PARK RAPIDS - 2039 sf 2 bed 4 bath -
LH4725 THIS UNIQUE PROPERTY HAS 862' OF FRONTAGE ON THE POTATO RIVER AND 642' ON POTATO LAKE WITH AN AMAZING VIEW AND PRIVACY. THIS MAKES FOR A PEACEFUL AND ...
2019-05-10 last update 2019-05-13 (Active)
22. MLS 4966976 - PARK RAPIDS - 1782 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
LH4670 BEAUTIFUL 3 BEDROOM 2 BATH HOME ALL ON ONE LEVEL IS LOCATED IN A PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS OF PARK RAPIDS. NESTLED IN THE PINES ...
2018-06-13 last update 2019-05-31 (Active)
23. MLS 5220096 - OSAGE - 2700 sf 4 bed 2 bath -
VERY PRIVATE, HEAVILY WOODED 2.4 ACRES WITH 145 FEET SANDY BEACH ON GOOD FISHING LAKE! 4 BEDROOMS PLUS LOFT, 2 BATHS, 3 FIREPLACES (2 GAS/1 WOOD) HUGE LAKESIDE ...
2019-04-29 last update 2019-06-13 (Active)
24. MLS 5245125 - PARK RAPIDS - 2253 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
THIS ULTRA-PRIVATE 3 BED, 2 BATH HOME FEATURES TWO FIREPLACES, VAULTED CEILINGS AND WALKOUT LOWER LEVEL WITH UPDATED DECK, PATIO AND SEPTIC SYSTEM. SET ON 297' ...
2019-06-10 last update 2019-06-10 (Active)
25. MLS 5236288 - PARK RAPIDS - 2688 sf 4 bed 3 bath -
THIS 4 BED, 3 BATH HOME FEATURES A MAIN LEVEL MASTER SUITE, SPACIOUS KITCHEN, FULL FINISHED LOWER LEVEL WITH FREE STANDING WOOD STOVE AND HOT TUB ROOM. ...
2019-05-23 last update 2019-05-23 (Active)
26. MLS 5230782 - PARK RAPIDS - 2620 sf 2 bed 3 bath -
LOVELY 2BD, 3 BATH HOME ON NORTHSIDE OF PORTAGE LAKE LOFT, WALKOUT TO MODERATE ELEVATION TO LAKE.2 FIREPLACES VAULTED CEILING IN LIVING ROOM.D ECK LAKESIDE. ...
2019-05-14 last update 2019-05-14 (Active)
27. MLS 5134493 - PARK RAPIDS - 3730 sf 7 bed 3 bath -
LH4701 FAMILY RETREAT FEATURING 3730 SQ. FT, 7 BEDROOMS, 3 BATH, MAGNIFICENT GREAT ROOM W/ LOG BEAMS & OPEN FLOOR PLAN! ENJOY 525' OF SHARED LAKE SHORE ON ...
2019-01-03 last update 2019-04-17 (Active)
28. MLS 5238834 - PARK RAPIDS - 1756 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
METICULOUSLY MAINTAINED IN AND OUT! THIS GEM SITS ON UPPER BOTTLE LAKE AND IS SURE TO PLEASE. THE HOME FEATURES 3+ BEDROOMS, 2 BATHS, 2 FIREPLACES, HICKORY ...
2019-05-29 last update 2019-05-29 (Active)
29. MLS 5136481 - PARK RAPIDS - 2488 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
ENJOY THE SIGHTS & SOUNDS OF THE LAKE AS YOU WATCH THE SUNRISE FROM THE EAST FACING DECK. THIS 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH HOME SITS ON 100' OF LAKESHORE, SOME OF ...
2019-04-01 last update 2019-04-24 (Active)
30. MLS 4981325 - PARK RAPIDS - 2152 sf 3 bed 3 bath -
STUNNING NO MAINTENANCE HOME FEATURING ONE LEVEL LIVING IN THE CITY WITH THE FEEL OF BEING IN THE COUNTRY. LOCATED IN A PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT OFFERING ...
2018-07-17 last update 2019-06-10 (Active)
31. MLS 5134383 - PARK RAPIDS - 2080 sf 2 bed 2 bath -
QUIET, PEACEFUL & COZY. OPEN KITCHEN/DINING/LIVING ROOM WITH WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE. UPPER MASTER BEDROOM WITH WALK THROUGH CLOSET TO FULL BATH (JET TUB) ...
2019-04-30 last update 2019-05-01 (Active)
32. MLS 5235408 - PARK RAPIDS - 2188 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
LH4728 COME RELAX AT THIS AMAZING, TOTALLY REMODELED, 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH FISHHOOK RIVER HOME! BEAUTIFUL VIEWS OF THE RIVER, RIGHT ON THE WATER'S EDGE, NICE SAND ...
2019-05-22 last update 2019-05-30 (Active)
33. MLS 5244227 - PARK RAPIDS - 2736 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
SUNDAY LAKE SOLITUDE, COME ENJOY OVER 500' OF SHORELINE AND 15 ACRES OF OPEN AND WOODED LAND. FEEL AT HOME WITH 3 BEDROOMS, 2 BATHROOMS, 2 WOOD BURNING ...
2019-06-07 last update 2019-06-12 (Active)
34. MLS 5225616 - PARK RAPIDS - 820 sf 2 bed 1 bath -
PICKEREL LAKE:UNIQUE 2 BD LAKE CABIN W/SLEEPING LOFT.SINGLE LEVEL, VAULTED CEILINGS W/SKYLIGHTS. WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE IN L&AMP;GT;R. W/ WOOD STORAGE. ...
2019-05-06 last update 2019-05-06 (Active)
35. MLS 5223495 - PARK RAPIDS - 1 sf 3 bed -
LH4721 THIS HOME HAS BEEN GUTTED AND IS READY FOR YOU TO REMOLD IT INTO EXACTLY WHAT MEETS YOUR NEEDS. GREAT OPPORTUNITY, GREAT LAKE AND END OF ROAD PRIVACY. ...
2019-05-01 last update 2019-05-13 (Active)
36. MLS 5227518 - PARK RAPIDS - 2368 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
LH4722 NORTHWOODS LAKE HOME LOCATED CLOSE TO DORSET FEATURES 3 BEDROOMS, PLUS A LOFT AND 2 BATHROOMS. THE WRAP AROUND DECK IS PERFECT TO ENJOY GRILLING OR JUST ...
2019-05-08 last update 2019-06-04 (Active)
37. MLS 5241399 - PARK RAPIDS - 2104 sf 2 bed 2 bath -
LITTLE MANTRAP LAKE HOME - PERFECT HOME TO BRING BACK THE CHARM! THIS TWO BEDROOM HOME INCLUDES FULL BATH, 1/2 BATH, LARGE OPEN LR-DR-KITCHEN PLUS FAMILY ROOM ...
2019-06-03 last update 2019-06-05 (Active)
38. MLS 5211424 - PARK RAPIDS - 2733 sf 2 bed 4 bath -
5+ ACRES, 242 FEET OF SHORELINE WITH VERY GRADUAL ELEVATION TO NICE SANDY SHORELINE, 2+ BEDROOM, 4 BATH, FULL PARTIALLY FINISHED WALK OUT LOWER LEVEL. ATTACHED ...
2019-04-09 last update 2019-05-07 (Active)
39. MLS 5245860 - PARK RAPIDS - 1256 sf 5 bed 1 bath -
LH4736 TWO VINTAGE CABINS LOCATED ON BIG MANTRAP LAKE, WHICH IS ONE OF THE MOST EXCEPTIONAL LAKES IN THE AREA. EACH CABIN HAS EVERYTHING YOU NEED FOR A PERFECT ...
2019-06-11 last update 2019-06-12 (Active)
40. MLS 5235881 - PARK RAPIDS - 840 sf 2 bed 1 bath -
BREATHTAKING SUNRISES AND SUNSETS ON YOUR VERY OWN 278 FEET OF LAKE SHORE. HOME SITS ON 1.17 ACRES ON ISLAND LAKE WHICH IS ONE OF THREE LAKES ON THE POTATO ...
2019-05-23 last update 2019-05-24 (Active)
41. MLS 4868234 - PARK RAPIDS - 2136 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
FISH HOOK RIVER HOME - 3 BR, 2 BATH WITH 105 FEET OF FRONTAGE, ENJOY THE RIVER LIFE AND HAVE ACCESS TO FISH HOOK LAKE. HOME FEATURES FIREPLACE, OPEN KITCHEN ...
2017-08-22 last update 2019-06-13 (Active)
42. MLS 5240273 - PARK RAPIDS - 660 sf 2 bed 1 bath -
THIS 2 BED, 1 BATHROOM CABIN OFFERS AN OPEN KITCHEN, DINING, LIVING AREA WITH SPACIOUS LAKESIDE DECK AND SCREEN PORCH. GENTLE ELEVATION TO THE BEACH, DOCK AND ...
2019-05-31 last update 2019-06-13 (Active)
43. MLS 4899882 - PARK RAPIDS - 1144 sf 2 bed 1 bath -
LONG LAKE LOG HOME ON EAST SIDE OF LONG LAKE. GRADUAL ELEVATION, BEAUTIFUL TREE COVER. READY TO FINISH
2018-01-10 last update 2019-02-06 (Active)
44. MLS 5219146 - MENAHGA - 1152 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
LH4714 WONDERFUL 2ND CROW WING LAKE VACATION PROPERTY! HAS BEEN OWNED BY THE SAME FAMILY FOR 45 YEARS. PERFECT SAND SHORELINE WITH 152' OF FRONTAGE FOR THE ...
2019-04-26 last update 2019-06-13 (Active)
45. MLS 5221400 - PARK RAPIDS - 1850 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
LH4719 THIS 3 BEDROOM HOME WITH SEVERAL OUT-BUILDINGS IS SET ON A FANTASTIC 10 ACRE PARCEL ON THE STRAIGHT RIVER LESS THAN 5 MILES SOUTH OF PARK RAPIDS WITH AN ...
2019-04-29 last update 2019-04-30 (Active)
46. MLS 5225916 - PARK RAPIDS - 1416 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
LOWER BOTTLE LAKE CABIN & GUEST CABIN - PERFECT UP NORTH GET AWAY TUCKED INTO THE PINES WITH EXCELLENT WESTERN SUNSET VIEWS. LOTS OF CHARACTER IN THE 2 BR ...
2019-05-09 last update 2019-05-09 (Active)
47. MLS 4999846 - PARK RAPIDS - 2436 sf 2 bed 1 bath -
LH4690 BEAUTIFUL LAKE VIEWS FROM THIS YEAR ROUND, 2 BEDROOM, 1 BATH LITTLE MANTRAP LAKE CABIN. THIS WELL MAINTAINED PROPERTY FEATURES A LAKESIDE SHED, ...
2018-09-04 last update 2019-05-07 (Active)
48. MLS 5230004 - PARK RAPIDS - 1422 sf 3 bed 2 bath
HAY CREEK - ENJOY THE BEAUTIFUL PINES AND NATURE AT ITS BEST ALONG WITH HAVING ACCESS INTO ISLAND LAKE. COMFORTABLE THREE BEDROOM HOME WITH TWO BATHS ON ONE ...
2019-05-14 last update 2019-05-15 (Active)
49. MLS 5244035 - OSAGE - 784 sf 2 bed 1 bath -
STRAIGHT LAKE GET-AWAY - GET READY TO RELAX IN THIS COZY TWO BEDROOM COTTAGE WITH A 3/4 BATH AND OPEN DESIGN WITH GREAT LAKE VIEWS. THE SPIRAL STAIRCASE BRINGS ...
2019-06-07 last update 2019-06-08 (Active)
50. MLS 5230901 - PARK RAPIDS - 1874 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
FISHHOOK RIVER TOWNHOME WITH EASY ACCESS TO BOAT TO FISHHOOK LAKE. BEAUTIFUL 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH WITH DETCHED GARAGE. FIREPLACES IN BOTH THE MASTER BEDROOM AND ...
2019-05-14 last update 2019-05-15 (Active)
51. MLS 5230373 - PARK RAPIDS - 652 sf 2 bed 1 bath -
PICTURE PERFECT. WATER'S EDGE. LOWER BOTTLE LAKE. FEATURES A 2 BEDROOM, 1 FULL BATH CABIN WITH AN OPEN DESIGN, GAS HEAT, LAKE VIEWS FROM NEARLY EVERY ROOM, AN ...
2019-05-14 last update 2019-05-20 (Active)
52. MLS 5027978 - PARK RAPIDS - 936 sf 2 bed 2 bath -
WELCOME TO NORTH BEACH RIDGE - YEAR ROUND CONDO FOR SALE, END UNIT WITH 936 SQ. FT. 2 BED, 2 BATH, COMPLETELY UPDATED IN 2014 WITH NEW KITCHEN, COUNTERTOPS, SS ...
2018-12-03 last update 2019-06-12 (Active)
53. MLS 5242074 - PARK RAPIDS - 1216 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
THIS WELL CARED FOR 3 BED, 2 BATHROOM MOBILE HOME FEATURES A LARGE MASTER BEDROOM AND ROOMY LIVING SPACE WITH VIEWS OF FISH HOOK LAKE. THIS HOME IS A PART OF ...
2019-06-04 last update 2019-06-05 (Active)
54. MLS 5245958 - PARK RAPIDS - 287 sf 1 bed 1 bath -
THIS PROPERTY FEATURES 95 FEET OF SAND SHORELINE ON PORTAGE LAKE WITH A DOUBLE GARAGE. GARAGE IS COMPLETELY FOAM INSULATED WITH FINISHED LIVING SPACE ON THE ...
2019-06-11 last update 2019-06-12 (Active)
55. MLS 5233495 - PARK RAPIDS - 1216 sf 3 bed 2 bath -
LH4726 GORGEOUS 3 BEDROOM 2 BATH AND A 1/52 STOCK SHARE IN BEAUTIFUL SUNNY SHORES ON FISH HOOK LAKE FOR YOUR ENJOYMENT WITH 1550' OF LAKE SHORE. THEY DO ALL ...
2019-05-20 last update 2019-05-20 (Active)
56. MLS 5248411 - PARK RAPIDS - 832 sf 2 bed 1 bath -
LH4738 BEAUTIFUL 2 BEDROOM, 1 BATH HOME IN THE BACK ROW OF SUNNY SHORES AND 1/52 STOCK SHARE IN THE COOPERATION ON FISH HOOK LAKE FOR YOUR ENJOYMENT WITH 1,550 ...
2019-06-14 last update 2019-06-15 (Active)
57. MLS 4953028 - PARK RAPIDS - 1960 sf 1 bed 1 bath -
LH4658 ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL BUILDING SITE AT THE LAKE! MANICURED 2.5 ACRES WITH MAGNIFICENT LAKE VIEWS. NEWER SEPTIC SYSTEM IS IN PLACE AND THERE IS A 40'X46' ...
2018-05-14 last update 2019-05-10 (Active)
Welcome to Park Rapids in Hubbard County MN
Heartland Trail, Main Street, Itasca Park, Mississippi Headwaters, Lakes, Lakes, Lakes
Park Rapids is a great location to reside, visit, and explore. The average winter temperatures in Park Rapids are around 10F, and the average summer temperatures are right around 70F. With those temperatures, and all the sunshine days for most of the year, Park Rapids is an ideal place to be.
According to the 2010 Census, the population of Park Rapids was 3,903. The average household size in Park Rapids is two people. A little over half of the households in Park Rapids are family households. The median household income is below the Minnesota average, however the median house value in Park Rapids is also below the Minnesota average.
When looking to live in a city with a college or university nearby, Park Rapids is the place to check out. There are seven colleges and universities within a 100 mile radius of Park Rapids. From a scale of nearest to farthest, these colleges and universities include: Bemidji State University, Central Lakes College - Brainerd campus, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Alexandria Technical and Community College, Minnesota State University Moorhead, and North Dakota State University.
The most common industries in the Park Rapids area are construction, high tech, media and entertainment, office support, repair, and transportation. The construction industry has jobs dealing with construction and extraction. The high tech industry has jobs for those who are experienced with technical support, computers, and mathematics. The media and entertainment industry is all about arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media. The office support industry is looking for those with skills in office and administrative support along with Microsoft Office and accounting software applications. The repair industry is for those who have sills with installation, maintenance, and repair service jobs. The transportation industry is mainly looking for truck drivers and transport drivers.
Lakes, Lakes, Lakes
There are more than 400 lakes, rivers, and streams in the area surrounding Park Rapids, making the city an ideal location for a lake home, and a magnet resorts and water recreation like boating, canoeing, kayaking, and swimming. Of course, fishing is one of the main attractions in the Park Rapids area that brings residents and visitors together during all seasons.
Fish Hook Lake is a beautiful lake located just north of Park Rapids. The lake has clear, deep water that reaches a maximum depth of 76 feet, and a developed shoreline with long sandy beaches for swimming and dense tree coverage that comes in handy with camping and wildlife nature tracking. Public access to Fish Hook Lake is located on the southwest shore. There are also rock piles, sand bars, and sunken islands that pull in fishermen because they are spots known for having an abundant supply of trophy fish like walleye. Some other fish that are available at Fish Hook Lake include black bullhead, black crappie, bluegill, largemouth bass, northern pike, tullibee, and yellow perch.
Potato Lake is a clear, irregular shaped lake located seven miles north of Park Rapids. Some consider Potato Lake to take on the shape of an elongated elephant's head. The lake reaches a maximum depth of 95 feet and has a nice shoreline with a variety of sand, rocks, and shaded trees that make relaxing on the beach or camping ideal. Potato Lake is known for it's changing depths and wide variety of fish. Anglers and fishermen are attracted to the black crappie, bluegill, largemouth bass, northern pike, pumpkinseed, smallmouth bass, and walleye. There are two concrete public access points located off of County Road 40 on Potato Lake. One is the DNR public access on the north shore, and the other is the County public access on the northern tip of the west arm of the lake.
Big Sand Lake is located east of Potato Lake and is known for it's noteworthy water clarity and maximum depth of 135 feet. The lake has a picturesque heavily wooded backdrop that cuts outside noise and makes Big Sand Lake a peaceful place to fish and enjoy other activities. Big Sand Lake has an inlet from Lake Emma and an outlet from Lake Ida that provides public access for small boats to travel through. There is also public access located on the southeast shore of Big Sand Lake. The lake is known to be an excellent fishing destination for anglers and big fishermen. A few fish available in the lake are bluegill, largemouth bass, northern pike, rock bass, smallmouth bass, and white sucker. Big Sand Lake also has an outstanding walleye fishery that produces large walleyes.
Main Street runs through downtown Park Rapids near the Fishhook River and offers a variety of souvenir stores, restaurants, fudge shops, and the farmers market that is populated with tourists in the summer season. Main Street is decorated with brick pathways that connect the unique shops, colorful flowers, and even blue farm buildings. Many people choose to live in Park Rapids because of the positive vibe and welcoming feel of the community in the downtown area and the fact that there is always something to do, see, and enjoy.
There are all kinds of community activities held on Main Street ranging from Fourth of July celebrations, fairs and street festivals, garden home shows, markets, parades, and more. In the fall, Park Rapids hosts one of Minnesota's most famous bicycle tours, the Headwaters 100 Bike Ride and Race, which goes through Itasca State Park and uses the Heartland State Trail. There are three different levels with this event, the 100 mile ride, 75 mile ride, and 45 mile ride. Several food and beverage stops and restroom facilities are located in convenient places along the course.
Itasca Park: Mississippi Headwaters
Just 20 miles of downtown Park Rapids is Itasca State Park and Headwaters of the Mississippi River.
Itasca State Park was established in 1891, making it Minnesota's oldest state park. The State Park includes more than 100 lakes, and is the only spot where someone can walk across the clear, shallow headwaters of the Mississippi River. There are also grassy areas for resting and picnic shelters with bathroom facilities, play grounds, and a volleyball court near a swimming beach. In the winter, a warming area and rest rooms are open in the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center which contains a gift shop and interesting displays.
There are a variety of scenic trails within Itasca State Park of varying lengths and focus points. The trails are perfect for hiking, bird watching, and even learning with the various interpretive sites located throughout the trail break points. Itasca State Park holds many events and activities that can be enjoyed by all ages. Itasca State Park's Music Under the Pines Community Band Concert brings in musicians and visitors from all over the Park Rapids area in June. There are also flower shows like Bugs and Blooms: Orchids of Itasca, the annual North Country Trail Hiking Festival, and the annual Autumn Harvest Festival.
The Heartland State Trail, located within Heartland Park near Fish Hook Lake, is one of the many highlights for the Park Rapids area. The multiple-use trail winds through forests and lakes, stretching a total of 49 miles from Park Rapids to Cass Lake. The State Trail is also a hot spot for nature trackers and bird watchers because there is a wide variety of plants and animals. There are various birds to be heard seen throughout the Heartland State Trail, including the bald eagle.
The 27-mile segment between Park Rapids and Walker is paved and popular among bicyclists, joggers, skaters, and afternoon strollers looking to enjoy the calm and peaceful scenery. During the winter season, the trail opens up to snowmobiling and snowshoeing.
With all of the events, activities, and wildlife here in the Park Rapids area, there is always something different for everyone to enjoy. For qualified help with any of your real estate needs in and around the Park Rapids area, be sure to contact Jack Brann today.