Traverse City & Northern Michigan Area Information

It can be helpful to learn more about your Northern Michigan vacation getaway destination.
Community profiles, photos and videos, weather, favorite links and blogs and area maps and

Northern Michigan Community Profiles  – popular vacation rental towns near Traverse
City in Northern Michigan.

Traverse City Photo & Northern Michigan Videos – they say a picture is worth a
thousand words.  These will generate millions…

In Traverse City

Boardman Valley Trails
The Grand Traverse County Natural Education Reserve is a 420-acre tract that includes excellent habitat for beaver, otter,
mink, fox, deer, and many other animals and birds. Created as a “natural environmental classroom for area youth,” it has
nearly 7 miles of improved trails along the Boardman River with boardwalks, bridges and scenic overlooks. Four trails can be
accessed from Cass Road, while another three can be reached from Keystone Road. Just north of the reserve (and
connected to it) is a small trail system operated by the Grand Traverse Bay YMCA on South Airport Road.

Things To Do

Things To Do In Winter

Let’s see, winter activities in Northern Michigan and Traverse City???   The Grand Traverse Bay region is a winter
playground where all the pleasures of snow are abundant.

Outdoor Activities
In addition to skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling, the Traverse City region also hosts several outdoor skating rinks,
four year-round indoor hockey rinks and other winter diversions including sleigh rides. Follow the links below for details
on the major outdoor sports.

10 Vacation Rental Myths

10 Vacation Rental Myths:   Busted !!

Don’t let these unfortunate vacation rental myths prevent you from taking the most affordable and memorable vacation of
your lifetime! There are many, many advantages to a vacation rental.  Once you go vacation rental, you never go back.

Myth #1: Staying in a vacation rental property can be expensive.
The advantages and value that vacation rentals hold is immensely superior to hotels or motels and this argument gets even
easier to make when you actually price out the various options.  Hotel packages?  I don’t think so…..  Advantage:  Vacation



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