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The leaves on the trees are changing and make the perfect backdrop for a road trip. Put on your favorite fall playlist and head up to Traverse City for a weekend or weekday escape.
Here are 5 things you must do when visiting Traverse City
Sleeping Bear Dunes
A trip to Traverse City isn’t complete with out a visit to the breath-taking coastal shoreline. Climb the dunes without the sun ‘bearing’ down on you at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park.
Wagon Rides On Fantail Farm
Take in the fall colors with an hour long wagon ride through the woods and farm fields with Fantail Farm. It’s a flat rate of $75 for 6 guests or less.
Explore The Village
Grab a cup of Joe and explore the grounds of the former State Hospital turned historic preservation and shopping plaza. The Grand Traverse Commons Natural Area is a 140-acres park with unpaved trails wandering though the hills, beautiful streams, wooded areas and clear panoramic views.
Traverse City is known for cherries and you can’t pass up on sweet and savory cherry dishes on the menu of these local favorites:
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About Carrie Budzinski
Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..