Swim for Grand Traverse Bay
- Greilickville Harbor Park to Volleyball Beach
- 13272 S West Bay Shore Dr.
- Traverse City, MI 49684
- Recurring on the 2nd Saturday of August
- Admission: $45 registration for Swimmers; $25 registration for Support Kayakers
- 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Celebrate clean, healthy water in Grand Traverse Bay with one of the region’s only point-to-point open water swim events on Saturday, August 13, 2016, to benefit The Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay, a non-profit that works to protect the Bay and its 1,000-square-mile watershed.
The 2-mile bay swim begins at Greilickville Harbor Park in Elmwood Township and ends at Volleyball Beach, in beautiful downtown Traverse City. An after-party with food, beverages, games and entertainment will follow next door at Clinch Park.
Whether you’re a serious swimmer looking for a timed event, a triathlete wanting to practice in open water, a recreational swimmer setting a personal goal for your swimming or someone who is passionate about water quality and making a difference locally, the Swim for Grand Traverse Bay is an exciting, challenging and fun celebration of clean and healthy water in our region.