Winter is an exhilarating season in Traverse City. The air is crisp, the snow is fresh and outdoor recreation is prime. Experience the adventure on the slopes or on the trails, there's no end to the fun in winter's playground.
Winter is a beautiful time at the Sleeping Bear Dunes when the cobalt blue of Lake Michigan provides a stunning contrast with the snow-covered dunes and hills. Explore the park's trails by snowshoeing and Nordic skiing.
Embrace the season and get outside to experience the majestic beauty of a Traverse City winter. Layer on the warm gear and jump on a fat tire bike.
The hillside vineyards are beautifully draped in snow; cozy fireplaces are roaring and there's a calmness in the air at the wineries. Enjoy the serene winter views and stop into the tasting rooms to warm up and sample the award-winning wines.