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Address: 1132 US 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49686
Phone Number: 231 922-5270
Description: Popular with families, this park offers a variety of outdoor recreations...
Popular with families, this park offers a variety of outdoor recreations from swimming and sunbathing to biking and camping.
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Treasured

I love the water and the beauty of nature... and the birds flying over head... this place is truly a jewel to be treasured

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Vicksburg, Michigan
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Vicksburg, Michigan
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I love the water and the beauty of nature... and the birds flying over head... this place is truly a jewel to be treasured

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Great campground right in the middle of TC. Pet friendly which is a plus! Bathrooms are clean and well stocked. Great wooded trail for a walking your dog. Easy access to the bay as well.

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Livonia, Michigan
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This campground is convenient and close to everything Traverse City has to offer. Bathrooms are clean and camp sites are big enough to accommodate multiple vehicles.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We stayed with 2 other couples Memorial Day weekend after they ran the Bayshore Marathon. You have to book your campsite pretty much the day the registrations open but if you can get in it is a nice place. The bathhouse is cleaned regularly and for a public camground well maintained. There is a nice pedestrian bridge that goes over... More 

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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We have stayed here many times. The Rangers are very helpful. Firewood and ice is available at the ranger station. There are over 400 campsites. As it sits right on the main highway, M31/72, sites near the road are quite noisy. In the back, southside, it is much quieter. You do here the planes depart And land at Cherry Capitol... More 

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Bowling Green, Ohio
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39 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We stayed here before our daughters wedding. I picked a site in the back by the bike trail, it was nice. A lot of planes flying, but ok for a cheap place to stay. They have very nice bathrooms and showers. Everyone was very nice.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Great stay. Best location for Traverse city area access. Don't go if you need quiet to sleep. Very loud planes in the morning and constant highway sounds.

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Indianapolis
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Traverse City State Park is one of the nicest in Michigan. Located on US 31 for easy access, has walking bridge to public beaches, located in an area with attractions such as zip line, go karts, and miniature golf, within walking distance. Also located on Tart trail, which will take almost anywhere around the bay waking or biking

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Clinton Township
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Let me preface this, we visited this park with a 30 foot 5th wheel, and with the view that we weren't really camping, but using the park for a "cheap hotel" to visit the area. Yikes!! we are from Michigan but do our camping in Ontario to avoid places such as this. Can anyone really consider this an outdoor experience?... More 

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Lexington, MO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Nice State Park, but I prefer seeing Lake MI from free sights, such as those in Ludington, St. Joseph or Manistee. Nothing particularly special about the beach area to encourage me to return.

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Address: Address: 1132 US 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49686
Phone Number: 231 922-5270
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City

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