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Traverse City
Traverse City, known as a four-season playground, is now celebrated for quality cuisine, wine and culture. Miles of sugar-sand shoreline include the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore with romantic lighthouses and coastal villages. The glacier-sculpted landscape of orchards and vineyards includes more than 20 golf courses. Swimming, sailing, paddling, hiking and fishing are favorite warm weather activities, while winter turns the region into a playground for skiers, snowmobilers and snowshoers.

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Traverse Area Recreation and Transportation Trails
Traverse Area Recreation and Transportation Trails
System comprised of four trails for hikers, bikers and in-line skaters: Vasa Pathway, Boardman Trail, Leelanau Trail and the TART Trail.
Attraction type: Biking Trails; Hiking Trails
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Suttons Bay
Suttons Bay
An area of upscale shopping along a scenic route.
Attraction type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Front Street
Front Street
Attraction type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Traverse Area District Library
Traverse Area District Library
Attraction type: Libraries
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Light of Day Organic Teas
Light of Day Organic Teas
Owner description: Light of Day Organic Farm is Michigan's only certified Demeter Biodynamic Farm & the only commercial grower of certified organic teas in North America! Our specialty is the... more Owner description: Light of Day Organic Farm is Michigan's only certified Demeter Biodynamic Farm & the only commercial grower of certified organic teas in North America! Our specialty is the growing- from seed to cup- of award- winning , delicious, original recipe loose leaf teas and tisanes. This is a not-to-miss health and wellness destination when visiting the greater Traverse City area, and is on the main route to the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park. Thank you for your interest in certified organic Michigan agricultural products! Free sampling! We look forward to your visit! With love from Light of Day farm family. Please check website for seasonal hours and class schedules. less
Attraction type: Farms
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Harvest, traverse city mi
Harvest, traverse city mi
Ranked #1 of 255 Restaurants in Traverse City
Cuisines: Fusion
Trattoria Stella
Trattoria Stella
Ranked #2 of 255 Restaurants in Traverse City
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Grand Traverse Pie Co.
Grand Traverse Pie Co.
Ranked #3 of 255 Restaurants in Traverse City
Price:
Cuisines: American, Dessert, Soups, Sandwiches
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Georgina's
Georgina's
Ranked #4 of 255 Restaurants in Traverse City
Price: $7 - $16
Cuisines: Cuban, Latin, Spanish, Thai, Asian fusion
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
Moomers Homemade Ice Cream
Moomers Homemade Ice Cream
Ranked #5 of 255 Restaurants in Traverse City
Price:
Cuisines: Ice Cream
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Late Night, Dessert

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

West Bay Beach - A Holiday Inn Resort
3.0 of 5
West Bay Beach - A Holiday Inn Resort
$62 - $458
Ranked #3 of 38 Hotels in Traverse City
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Country Inns & Suites by Carlson Traverse City
2.5 of 5
Country Inns & Suites by Carlson Traverse City
$63 - $220
Ranked #4 of 38 Hotels in Traverse City
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Sierra Motel
$64 - $76
Ranked #6 of 38 Hotels in Traverse City
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

The Inn at Chateau Grand Traverse
The Inn at Chateau Grand Traverse
$115 - $150
Ranked #1 of 20 Traverse City B&B and Inns
Aberdeen Stone Cottage B+B
Aberdeen Stone Cottage B+B
$99 - $139
Ranked #5 of 20 Traverse City B&B and Inns
Cambria Suites Traverse City
3.0 of 5
Cambria Suites Traverse City
$107 - $375
Ranked #1 of 38 Hotels in Traverse City
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