: Cherry Capital Airport
: West Bay
Car: not necessary
Traverse City is a beautiful area rich in both natural and cultural wonders. Located in between two gorgeous bays used for swimming, boating, sailing, and wave-watching. Traverse is surrounded by Lake Michigan to the north and west. Day trips into Leelanau County take you to the Sleeping Bear Dunes, Lake Michigan beaches and welcoming towns as you drive along M-22 from Empire to Suttons Bay. Stop along the way for wine tasting at the many local wineries in the area. Downtown TC requires no driving to reach a rich assortment of restaurants, shopping, and activities for all ages. Front Street is home to the historic State Theatre with daily showings. Diverse restaurants appeal to all tastes with choices from sandwiches to sushi. Shop for books, antiques, clothing, art and more in one of the many local boutiques. Traverse is home to the National Cherry Festival, TC Film Festival, Interlochen Arts Academy, Dennos Museum, casinos, Wuerfel Ballpark(home to minor league Beach Bums) and more!
Other Activities: disc golf, boating, sailing, U-pick fruits and vegetables