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Little Traverse Wheelway

Petoskey, MI
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Great way to spend a few hours being outdoors and loving nature

I rode this path on my bike from Charlevoix to Petoskey. It was approximately 30 miles. The path is... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2017
A "must ride" when in northern Michigan

Whether you are a 50 mile a day cyclist or enjoy meandering along and taking in the sites, the... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2017
Bob W
Boyne City, United States
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Reviewed June 5, 2017

I rode this path on my bike from Charlevoix to Petoskey. It was approximately 30 miles. The path is all paved and your view of the woods, water, beaches and rocks are to die for. You get the best of everything on this ride. Within...More

Reviewed May 27, 2017

Whether you are a 50 mile a day cyclist or enjoy meandering along and taking in the sites, the Little Traverse Wheelway is a "must ride" when in northern Michigan. I can't say enough about this beautiful, paved bike trail. My wife and I ride...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

The Little Traverse Wheelway is one of the most beautiful stretches of paved bike trail in the world. It spans more that 35 miles from the little town of Charlevoix, runs past Petoskey and then goes to Harbor Springs in the north. You can also...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

We run this trail every time we are in town. It is safe, beautiful and is the perfect distance for training. We usually run to/from downtown petoskey (at the little lighthouse) to the Inn at Bay Harbor. It is 6/7 miles roundtrip and always helps...More

Thank Jill H
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Charlevoix to Harbor Springs through Petoskey and Bayview...great vies of Little Traverse Bay. Wonderful bike ride or walk/run!

Thank dogfrommars
Reviewed February 8, 2017

This is a great trail and many options in two directions.Lots of places to stop in for a snack or break along the way!

Thank Laurel Y
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

I live 20 minutes away from The Little Traverse Wheelway. You can walk, bike, xc skiing or snowshoe. Take your choice of the wooded path or lake view. Start in Harbor Springs, Petoskey, Charlevoix the views are spectacular. I would recommend researching the pathway miles...More

Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful views of Little Traverse Bay, runs across the back of our lot, just west of Petoskey, so it is really convenient! Bikes or walking and lots of friendly people..

Thank x_fixxxer_x
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

I've spent many hours on the trail in every season -biking, running, walking and snowshoeing. It's well maintained, well used and has some of the most beautiful views in the area. Yesterday I took a short walk and took a photo as it was getting...More

Thank angelwild
Reviewed October 27, 2016

This paved trail goes between City of Charlevoix and east and north to Horseshoe Drive (near the Harbor Springs Airport) on M-119.

Thank Bruce H
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Jill C
October 2, 2016|
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Response from Summer5 | Reviewed this property |
The Wheelaway is a paved bike trail. It is not a bike shop. There are bike shops in Petoskey or Charlevoix that rent bikes but I never needed to rent a bike.
August 28, 2016|
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Response from Sue S | Reviewed this property |
When we biked in August, we stayed at the Terrace Inn in Bay View and rode through Bay View over to the light at Kilwin's crossing US 31 and picked up the trail just behind Kilwin's. That way you can travel west toward... More
Chung Y
August 9, 2016|
Response from Sue S | Reviewed this property |
It is located in Bayfront Park just below the city of the Petoskey. Great place for picnics and enjoying the waterfront.