Everything is Better in Walnut Ridge
Located in scenic Jackson, our Walnut Ridge manufactured home community offers simple and peaceful countryside settings for anyone who likes to take their time and enjoy life. While Walnut Ridge may be a premiere residential area in the mid-Michigan region, the city of Jackson has plenty to offer on its own! Here’s a few reasons why you and your family will love Jackson:
Plenty of History
Jackson is a town well-renowned for its history, and much of it can still be explored today. Did you know the Coney Dog was invented in Jackson? George Todoroff invented the earliest form of the Coney Dog to serve to rail passengers, and two Coney Island restaurants sit near the site this original restaurant to serve the same recipe handed through the years. Several other museums and historical landmarks dot the landscape, such as the Cell Block 7 Prison Museum where visitors can tour a reconstructed prison corridor, or the Ella Sharp Museum of Art and History featuring galleries and recreations of Victorian rooms and schoolhouses. History buffs and curious travellers will find themselves both having fun and learning!
Jackson is located close to the Michigan International Speedway, frequent site of several major NASCAR events such as the Quicken Loans 400 and the Pure Michigan 400, both part of the Sprint Cup series. Not a race fan? The Speedway’s grounds offer plenty of alternatives, such as on-site camping and the Faster Horses country music festival, making sure the Speedway hosts something for everyone!
For anyone looking to spend time in nature, Jackson offers plenty of opportunities. Several city parks call Jackson home, including the Sparks Foundation County park, featuring the beautiful Cascade Falls attraction which attracts visitors from all over the world. If you’re in the mood for something a bit more competitive, Jackson also features four different golf courses including Hickory Hills, the Grande Golf Club, Cascades, and Lakeland Hills.
When it’s time to return home after your big day out, Walnut Ridge provides plenty of amenities and benefits without having to leave your neighborhood. A fitness center, playground, and even swimming pool are all provided to our residents free of charge! On-site storage is provided for any residents with a boat or RV that they need to store for the time being. With all of these advantages, it’s easy to see why Jackson is such a popular place to live, and why Walnut Ridge is a premier choice for current or future residents. If you’re considering a move to Jackson, Walnut Ridge offers everything you could want – and more. Come to Jackson and see why we say everything is better in Walnut Ridge.