Points of Interest

Listings provided in large part by the Traverse City Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Hanley Lake Cove is located in an area which includes Traverse City, Grand Traverse Bay, and Torch Lake and has every kind of activity you can imagine! With fishing in your front yard and world-class golf and skiing only a few miles away, you can always be busy – in summer or winter.

This listing is only a brief selection of some of the attractions that make northern lower Michigan a year-round paradise.
 
 
Outdoor Activities Arts and Entertainment
 
 Golf Courses  Casinos
 Downhill Skiing  Theater & Arts
 Cross-Country Skiing  Museums & Historical Sites
 Marinas  
 Beaches & Parks  
 Canoeing & Kayaking
Golf Courses  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Bay Harbor Golf Club 3600 Village Harbor Drive Bay Harbor 33.4 miles  
  Crooked Tree 600 Crooked Tree Drive Petoskey 34.4 miles  
  Cedar River Golf Club One Shanty Creek Rd. Bellaire 10.4 miles  
  The Legend Golf Club One Shanty Creek Rd. Bellaire 10.4 miles  
  Chief Golf Course 5085 Shanty Creek Rd. Bellaire 10.0 miles  
  Schuss Mountain Golf Club One Shanty Creek Rd. Bellaire 10.4 miles  
  Summit Golf Club One Shanty Creek Rd. Bellaire 10.4 miles  
  A-Ga-Ming Golf Club 627 A-Ga-Ming Drive Kewadin 11.3 miles  
  Antrim Dells US 31 Ellsworth 12.0 miles  
  Charlevoix Golf Club 400 Fairway Charlevoix 23.0 miles  
  The Bear 100 G. Traverse Resort Acme 30.7 miles  
  Spruce Run 100 G. Traverse Resort Acme 30.7 miles  
  The Wolverine 100 G. Traverse Resort Acme 30.7 miles  
  Bellaire Golf Club 6715 M-88 Bellaire 12.0 miles  
  Centennial Farm Golf Club 3388 W. Eddy School Rd. Bellaire 12.6 miles  
           
Downhill Skiing  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Boyne Mountain Resort 1 Boyne Mountain Rd. Boyne Falls 28.0 miles  
  Boyne Highlands Boyne Mountain Rd. Boyne Falls 28.0 miles  
  Shanty Creek/Schuss Mountain 5780 Shanty Creek Rd. Bellaire 11.1 miles  
  Nubs Nob Ski Area 50 Nubs Nob Rd. Harbour Springs 35.6 miles  
  Mt. Holiday 3100 Holiday Road Traverse City 33.9 miles  
           
Cross-Country Skiing  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Muncie Lakes Pathway Brownbridge Road Acme 30.7 miles  
  Sand Lakes Quiet Area Broomhead Road Acme 30.7 miles  
  Vasa Trail Off Bunker Hill Road Acme 30.7 miles  
  Old Mission Lighthouse Park M 37, Center Road Traverse City 33.8 miles  
  Jellystone Nordic Ski Center 4050 Hammond Road East Traverse City 36.4 miles  
  Hickory Hills 2000 Randolph Street Traverse City 39.8 miles  
  Ranch Rudolf 6841 Brownbridge Road Traverse City 45.0 miles  
           
Casinos  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Turtle Creek Casino 7741 M 72 East Williamsburg 30.0 miles  
  Leelanau Sands Casino 2521 N. West Bayshore Drive (M 22) Suttons Bay 57.9 miles  
           
Marinas  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Matt's Marine Service 3649 N. M-88 Central Lake 0.3 miles  
  Riverside Marina 115 W. Coyuga Bellaire 8.3 miles  
  Irish Boat Shop 13000 Stover Rd. Charlevoix 22.7 miles  
  Elk Rapids Marina US 31 Elk Rapids 20.6 miles  
  DeWitt Marine 6509 Crystal Springs Rd. Bellaire 14.5 miles  
  East Bay Harbor Marina 5517 US 31 North Acme 30.7 miles  
  Clinch Park Marina Clinch Park Traverse City 38.0 miles  
  Harbor West 12719 SW Bay Shore Dr. Traverse City 41.9 miles  
  Luhr's Landing 13707 Torch River Rd. Rapid City 41.9 miles  
           
Beaches & Parks  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Central Lake (Thurston Park) M-88 and State Central Lake 0.2 miles  
  Antrim County Park (Barnes Park) US 31 and M-88 Bellaire 10.4 miles  
  Forest Home Township Park M-88 Bellaire 10.4 miles  
  Elk Rapids Dam Fishing Park US 31 Elk Rapids 20.6 miles  
  Elk Rapids County Day Park South Bayshore Drive Elk Rapids 21.6 miles  
  East Bay Park M-88 Traverse City 38.0 miles  
  Torch Lake Park M-88 Eastport 6.1 miles  
  Traverse City State Park   Traverse City 38.0 miles  
  West End Beach   Traverse City 38.0 miles  
  Old Mission Lighthouse Park   Old Mission 47.5 miles  
  Interlochen State Park   Interlochen 54.2 miles  
  Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore   Empire 63.3 miles  
           
Canoeing & Kayaking  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Swiss Hideaway 1953 Graves Crossing Mancelona 13.7 miles  
  Traverse City Kayak Adventures 335 S. Airport Road West Traverse City 36.7 miles  
  Salamander's 2786 Garfield Road Traverse City 37.7 miles  
  Ranch Rudolf 6481 Brownbridge Road Traverse City 43.7 miles  
  Chippewa Landing US 131 Fife Lake 53.5 miles  
  Alvina's Canoe and Boat Livery 6470 Betsie River Road Interlochen 58.4 miles  
  Riverside Canoe 5042 Scenic Highway Honor 63.6 miles  
  Wilderness Canoe Trips 6052 Riverview Rd. Mesick 63.9 miles  
           
Theater & Arts  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Old Town Playhouse 8th at Cass Street Traverse City 38.5 miles  
  Traverse Symphony Orchestra Front Row Centre Traverse City 38.5 miles  
  Interlochen Center for the Arts 4700 Highway 137 Interlochen 54.2 miles  
  Little Traverse Civic Theatre 461 E. Mitchell Petoskey 38.0 miles  
           
Museums / Historical Sites  (back to top)
  Attraction Address City Approx. Distance  
  Elk Rapids Historical Museum 201 Oak Street Elk Rapids 21.2 miles  
  Alden Depot Park & Museum 10670 Coy Alden 26.9 miles  
  City Opera House 112 1/2 E. Front Street Traverse City 38.0 miles  
  Grand Traverse History Walk Con Foster Museum Traverse City 38.0 miles  
  Old Mission Lighthouse Center Road (M 37) Old Mission 47.5 miles  
  Empire Area Museum 11544 LaCore Street Empire 61.8 miles  
  Sleeping Bear Pt. Coast Guard Philip Hart Visitor Center Empire 63.3 miles  
  Grand Traverse Lighthouse 15550 N. Lighthouse Road Northport 65.3 miles  
 

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