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Ride The Rapid to Catch ‘Em All


Pokémon GO is taking the world by storm. If you’re not on board with this latest gaming trend, you’re missing out! We love this augmented-reality game because it offers a chance to get out and explore the city’s hot spots, landmarks and even make new friends. We’re here to connect you to gyms, Pokéstops and capturing Pokémon around Grand Rapids and the suburbs.

For you level five and over players, here are a few Pokémon gyms you can ride The Rapid to get to:

– The Blue Bridge, located near Front Avenue in downtown Grand Rapids

– Rosa Parks Circle, located at Monroe and Pearl in downtown Grand Rapids

– Aquinas College, 1607 Robinson Rd SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506

– Calvin College, 3201 Burton St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

– Davenport University, 6191 Kraft Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512

– Grand Rapids Community College, 143 Bostwick Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

– Grand Valley State University, 1 Campus Drive, 1 Campus Dr, Allendale, MI 49401

– Rivertown Mall, 3700 Rivertown Pkwy, Grandville, MI 49418

Plan your trip by visiting our website: If you happen to find a Pokémon on a bus or at a bus stop, don’t forget to tag the photo with #PokemonGORapid on Twitter and Instagram or post it to our Facebook page! We hope to see you on board.

Written by The Rapid

The Rapid (Interurban Transit Partnership) is the authority that provides a variety of public transportation services for the Grand Rapids metro area and beyond. It is organized and operates under Michigan Public Act 196 of 1986.