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Cross country skiing in Traverse City

Winter Recreation

Snowshoeing along Sleeping Bear Dunes near Traverse CityWhen cold temperatures roll around and the snow starts to fall, Traverse City comes alive as a True North winter playground!

If you're looking to tackle the slopes, the region is home to Shanty Creek Resorts, the Midwest's Number One ski destination in value, dining, lodging, weather and apres ski activities as rated by Ski Magazine

If you prefer a flat course, the Traverse City region is home to several hundred miles of groomed trails that are perfect for a cross-country skiing adventure. Trying to fill your need for speed? The 200 miles of groomed snowmobile trails that span the area will be just what you're looking for!

Or perhaps you're looking for a sport that doesn't require much skill, like snow tubing or snowshoeing we've got that taken care of too! If you're still looking for ideas, take a look at some of the other winter recreation available throughout the area.

So hit the slopes with your skis, the ice with your skates, or the hills with your sled - no matter what you're looking for, the area has you covered when you're ready to get out and tackle the cold!