Planning your next fly fishing adventure? Take the advice from a local fisherman and you will not be disappointed! Learn about which lakes are best to fish on and what species you are likely to catch in this guest blog post from Dan Shepler.
There are lots of ways to experience fall color in the Traverse City area: driving, hiking, cycling, or simply staring out your hotel window. One of the most rewarding is to combine a color tour with a paddling adventure by canoe or kayak .
If you’re a Sleeping Bear Dunes veteran, chances are you’ve run up and down the Dune Climb or biked along the Heritage Trail . You’ve probably hiked to the top of the Empire Bluffs or visited the Good Harbor Bay Beach , looking to find that famous beauty and stunning serenity that the National Lakeshore holds for anyone who needs it. However, it may be just a bit harder to find that serenity when you’re surrounded by people sprinting down a giant sand dune, flailing their arms and yelling like maniacs. But hey – we’ve all been there. We know how much fun it is!
Tell us a little about what a summer intern does at Traverse City Tourism. Thankfully it’s not just getting coffee. I write blog and social media posts, shoot photo and video and help keep our website updated.
Tell us a little about what a Visitor Center Assistant does at Traverse City Tourism. I assist the Visitor Center Manager in keeping the Center stocked with up-to-date information about the area, work alongside our amazing volunteers as they answer questions and provide suggestions to visitors from all over the world, and pitch in with other tasks ranging from filling brochure racks to helping guests find hotel accommodations.
From performances on The Voice to rockin' stage shows at National Music Festivals, Traverse City area musicians are certainly making a positive name for themselves as well as our community! Our lively music scene is no longer much of a secret, thanks to the growing reputations of these home-grown performers like The Accidentals, Levi Britton and Josh Davis.
Trying to catch 'em all in Traverse City? Luckily for you, downtown is rife with PokéStops and wild Pokémon, and the environmental diversity of the area helps to find tons of different kinds. Here's some tips for chasing 'em down and maybe finding some cool new spots along the way.