Keith J. Charters Traverse City State Park

1132 US-31, North,
Traverse City, MI 49686
Accessible Features
Open Year-Round
Motorcoach Parking
A 47-acre state park set in a more urban setting and featuring .25 miles of beautiful beach on the Grand Traverse Bay. The park is located only 3 miles from downtown Traverse City, one of Michigan's most popular resort towns.

A short drive will take you to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. The National Cherry Festival is a popular annual event as well as the wide range of self-guided, fall color tours. Also popular around Traverse City State Park are the wineries and casinos.

The park's campground will be temporarily close Sept. 8, 2019 to May 15, 2020 for an enhancement project, which includes an electrical upgrade and a new bathroom building.
Tepee at Keith J. Charters Traverse City State Park
Accessible pathway to the beach
Paddleboarders on the water at Traverse City State Park
Traverse City beach
Playground near the beach
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