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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Elk Rapids?
If your trip to Elk Rapids is all locked in but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.Twisted Fish Gallery lures plenty of travelers like yourself. If you have some space on your travel schedule, consider squeezing in Guntzviller’s Spirit of the Woods Museum as well.
What are the best road trip destinations near Elk Rapids?
Beaver Island is a road-trip destination you may want to look into. It’s 50 miles away and has lots of things to do. Jewell Gillespie Park Beach is one excellent example. Lake Township is another noteworthy day-trip destination. It’s 40 miles away and home to Platte Lake.
Where are the best beaches near Elk Rapids?
Toss a bucket in the back seat and go on a road trip to one of the area’s picturesque seaside stretches for some beachcombing fun in the sun. See how many fascinating seashells and treasures you can find dotted along the shoreline before you make your way back to Elk Rapids. Some of the most popular beaches to consider are:

  • Haserot Beach (6 miles away).
  • Clinch Park Beach (15 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Elk Rapids?
With your very own rental vehicle, Elk Rapids is your oyster. People flock to this interesting city for loads of reasons, and here at we have the ideal car for each of them. The main priority for large families is space (and legroom). Depending on the number of family members, that could mean anything from a full-size vehicle to an SUV. Travelers watching their budget love the affordability of our smaller rentals, such as an economy or compact car. If you’re looking to create an impression in Elk Rapids, you could even peruse our special category for a ride that’ll make any car lover tremble at the knees.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Elk Rapids?
There’s plenty of choice when it comes to renting a car in Elk Rapids. From people-movers with plenty of room to spare to economy rides that are a snap to park, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your ride depends on how much you’d like to spend and where you plan to go. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures don’t need anything more than enough space for your luggage and buddies. The choice is yours.
What side of the road do they drive on in Elk Rapids?
People drive on the right-hand side of the road in Elk Rapids. Even though you may be comfortable with the traffic rules, we recommend driving a little more cautiously on roads you’re not familiar with.
Does Elk Rapids have peak-hour traffic?
As with many cities, you can expect more traffic in the hours before and after work. However, with a population of about 1,600, traffic gridlock isn’t a huge issue in Elk Rapids.
Is it difficult to park in Elk Rapids?
You’re unlikely to have any issues finding a parking spot in Elk Rapids. With plenty of places to leave your wheels, exploring this destination is easy.
Are there speed limits in Elk Rapids?
While driving through the streets of Elk Rapids, keep in mind that the speed limits typically range from 25mph to 70mph. Most residential zones are 25mph unless posted otherwise.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Antrim County?
Normally your chosen rental car company will bill the amount detailed on the fine to your credit card, including local taxes. Otherwise, they may provide your contact details to the relevant local authority, who’ll then send a fine to your postal address.
Are seat belts compulsory in Antrim County?
Seat belts must be worn in Antrim County. However, this rule may differ for certain vehicles, such as those operated by public transportation systems.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Elk Rapids?
You’re allowed to use a cell phone when driving a car in Elk Rapids. However, we always recommend waiting until your journey ends, or pulling over in a safe spot, before using your phone.
What are the rules around drink driving in Elk Rapids?
When driving in Elk Rapids, it’s an offence to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) above 0.08%. Thinking of having a wine or two with lunch or dinner? Consider booking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Elk Rapids?
Yes. However, before you turn you are required to completely stop the vehicle and only continue if there’s no oncoming traffic.

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