Traverse City:
True North

Traverse City

Combining breathtaking attractions with a rich blend of adventure and relaxation Traverse City is true North! 

Explore the incredible scenery at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Bike, paddle or hike your way to see the natural beauty of the area.

Take a wine or beer tour and be sure to save time for the unique dining and shopping found throughout the region.

Take Me There

Summer is a terrific season in Traverse City! Hike or bike among our miles of scenic trails, cool down in the refreshing blue water of Grand Traverse Bay, take a walk on the beach and be sure to catch a sunset.


Sleeping Bear Dunes

Summer is a beautiful time at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore when the glistening waters of Lake Michigan make a stunning backdrop to the dunes and forests.


Choose from 17 championship courses and get ready to hit the links!

Wine Tasting

Plan a tour on either the Leelanau or Old Mission Peninsula and enjoy the scenery and award-winning wines.


Hit the open water on Grand Traverse Bay or explore one of the inland lakes on a paddle tour in Traverse City.

Hit the Beach

No salt, no sharks and incredibly blue water! With miles of Lake Michigan coastline to explore, Traverse City’s beach options are endless.

Alfresco Dining

Creative chefs will delight you with the fresh ingredients and flavors of summer. Choose from an eclectic mix of restaurants, enjoy al fresco dining -- and discover one of America's leading "foodie" towns.