Buyers will love Champlin real estate and all that it has to offer. Champlin has a strong focus on nature, a nationally acclaimed school district and dozens of picturesque parks.
This town was initially settled by Father Louis Hennepin, Michael Accult and Peter Dulay. Champlin was named after the United States Navy Commodore Stephen Champlin, who was active in the War of 1812. Agriculture runs deep in in Champlin, dating back to the original Champlin Milling Company. The mill sent an exhibit of its flour to the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair and in a massive upset, took home the expo’s highest award!
Location, Location, Location
The banks of the Mississippi River host Champlin real estate. Just minutes away from United States Highway 169 and Hennepin County Road 12, homes for sale in Champlin are near routes to the Twin Cities and all their surrounding suburbs. Champlin has 32 parks spread over more than 300 acres, and is also home to the 800-acre Elm Creek Park Reserve. Nearby cities are Minneapolis, Saint Paul etc.
Homes for sale in Champlin offer residents access to an enormous school district with some of the state’s largest and most highly rated schools. The award-winning Anoka-Hennepin School District is available to owners of Champlin real estate. Champlin-Brooklyn Park Academy for Math and Environmental Science has a 69.4-acre campus and provides hand-on learning experiences with environmental sciences and mathematics. Jackson Middle School is one of the largest junior highs in the state of Minnesota and boasts its own observatory! The observatory offers an education in astronomy to Jackson students and children in the surrounding areas in addition to hosting frequent public viewing nights. Champlin Park High School is also one of Minnesota’s largest high schools and offers a multitude of AP, Honors, International Baccalaureate and AVID courses. The school was also named one of Newsweek Top Schools 3 years in a row!
To Do, To See
Homes for sale in Champlin are close to parks in every direction. Fish, canoe, gather in the gazebo or stroll the flower gardens at Dois A. Kemp Park. Break out the skis and snowmobile on the trails at the Elm Creek Park Reserve. Elm Creek Park Reserve also offers horseback riding, camping and bike trails. Andrews park has a splash pad, programming building, 4 softball fields, 3 soccer fields, 2 hockey rinks, 4 tennis courts and a warming house! The annual Father Hennepin Festival is a local favorite thanks to its Duck Derby, parade, carnival, live music and detailed reenactment of Father Louis Hennepin crossing the mighty Mississippi!
Homes for Sale in Champlin
For an all-around charming and beautiful town, look no further than Champlin! The Antonov Group understands buyers’ needs and is eager to help you find your own piece of Champlin real estate!