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Address: 1773 US 31 North, Traverse City, MI 496846
Phone Number: 231-929-7272
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You have to use this parasailing service when in TC. Great desk staff and boat captain. I recommend buying the photo package. They got great shots of our kids in the air, as well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
A2traveler29
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

You have to use this parasailing service when in TC. Great desk staff and boat captain. I recommend buying the photo package. They got great shots of our kids in the air, as well as pictures of my husband and myself on the boat.

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Parasailing and Kayaking was it for us today. We had a great time and would totally do this again. The crew from the front desk to the ones on the boat made everything very fun and easy. The quietness once you were up In the sky was amazing and the view was just as good. Thanks for the dip in... More 

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Thank Tracy M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

This experience was amazing!We rode a boat on a lake.Our parachute had an adorable smiley face on it.Me my dad and my brother really enjoyed it.Thanks! =)

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Traverse City, Michigan
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58 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

My 70-something dad took my teen parasailing for her birthday & they had a fabulous time! The views were amazing & they said it felt completely safe. It was even fun watching them from the dock :) Staff were all very friendly & helpful and if you want, they’ll bring you down low to dip your toes in the water.... More 

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Royal Oak
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We had 11 family members plus one solo stranger on the boat. We called the stranger Randy. :) We had a great time. We had one of the guys take pics of us. We then paid for the SD card at checkout. I've been White Water Rafting, Zip Lining and now Parasailing. It was 12 mins in the air for... More 

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Thank Kathryn M
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Too bad they hooked all 3 together and they only had 8 minutes in the air. I was also disappointed that they wanted to charge me an extra 30 bucks to ride in the boat after paying 255 for 3 kids. I hate nickel and dime stuff like that. I think there is likely better value elsewhere. That said Traverse... More 

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2 Thank Jennifer U
saburib2016, General Manager at Traverse Bay Parasail LLC, responded to this review

We thank you for your business. It sounds like the kids had a good time in the air together and that is the most important thing! I am sorry to here that you didn't think it was the best value. Just as a point of reference, skydiving costs about what you paid, but for just 1 participant to free-fall for... More 

Chesterfield, Michigan
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29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I flew with my 5 & 7 year old kids and we had a wonderful time. The guys on the boat are super, had great attitudes, and played on the expectations of the crowd. They were super with the kids, gave the experienced guests a little extra (wet) excitement, and had a little fun with the more nervous guests. Overall,... More 

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Waterford, Michigan
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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

Our family made same day reservations to go parasailing and it was so much fun! The staff was great with our 8 and 10 year old kids - calming them right down and making it a great experience. We also bought their photo package and were very pleased we did - they got great shots of all of us. Amazing... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

While traveling through northwest Michigan this summer, we spent some time in Traverse City! I reserved a 6:00pm flight for my 80 year old Mom, daughter and myself with Traverse Bay Parasail. We had the best time! My mother has never parasailed in her life and absolutely loved the experience of flying up at the sky in the warm summer... More 

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Thank Luvaloha1
Boyne City, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our experience at Traverse Bay Parasail on 8-31-14 was Amazing! The staff was super friendly and the boat was clean. You won't believe the view from above the water is so pretty. I would recommend this experience to anyone who is interested in a fun activity in Traverse City!

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