Traverse city or the “Cherry Capital of the World” is located at the south end of the Grand Traverse Bay, a 32 mi / 51 km long, 10 mi / 16 km wide and up to 620 ft / 190 m deep in spots bay of Lake Michigan. A four-season visitors’ destination that combines varied natural attractions for adventure and relaxation.
The beaches with crystal, blue, fresh water, surrounded by green forests and sugar sand, are the best place to enjoy numerous water sports activities. Among the endless choices of sports, para-sailing gives you the opportunity to fly right up to where the water meets the sky. A sport that has been popular since the ‘80s attracts people regardless their age, physical condition or previous experience and is also suitable for people of limited mobility. All you need to do is to hop on one of the custom made parasail boats and the experienced crew will take care of all the rest.
Imagine enjoying the best view of Grand Traverse city from 800 ft/244 m high with the company of your beloved ones. Schools operating on spot can offer you single, double and triple flights. Sit comfortably and enjoy the panoramic view for up to fifteen minutes. As for the adrenaline? It rises as you raise above the water.