Grand Traverse Bay


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Grand Traverse Bay,

arm of Lake Michigan, 32 mi (52 km) long and 10 mi (16 km) wide, W central Mich. The bay is known for its fishing and boating. The surrounding area is an important cherry-growing and resort region. Traverse City is located at the head of the bay.
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The Watershed Center of Grand Traverse Bay will receive a $499,989 grant to improve water quality in nearby Kids Creek which flows to Lake Michigan.
In 2010, Gallagher and his wife, McKenzie, purchased some of his family's property at the highest point in Leelanau County--located between Grand Traverse Bay and Lake Michigan--and began replacing retired cherry trees with grapes.
The National Cherry Festival features more than 150 events, with most held in the Festival Open Space on Front Street overlooking beautiful West Grand Traverse Bay.
I slid into the perforated-leather sport seat, programmed the navigation system for the resort and headed north for the four-and-a-half hour trip to the beautiful Grand Traverse Bay.
In April, the Northwestern Michigan College opened its Great Lakes campus on the shores of West Grand Traverse Bay, which includes the new Great Lakes Professional Development Center with meeting and exhibition areas.
The center, located on the tip of the Leelanau Peninsula overlooking the Grand Traverse Bay, offers recreational and corporate retreats all year-round.
LAST OCTOBER, dazzling multicolored lights lit up Michigan's West Grand Traverse Bay.
Located at the northwestern tip of the lower peninsula of Michigan approximately 25 miles northwest of Traverse City, the county is bordered by Grand Traverse Bay on the east and Lake Michigan on the north and west.
Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Gary Peters (D-MI) today announced $1,589,664 in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) funding for three projects in Grand Traverse Bay to protect against invasive species and improve water quality.
Critical Analysis of the Grand Traverse Bay Mastodon Boulder: Not a Petroglyph.
Verizon Wireless, an operator of a wireless voice and data network and a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE:VOD; LSE: VOD), on Friday (6 July) announced that the company has launched its high-speed wireless network in the Grand Traverse Bay area of Michigan, US.
Last December, five of Northwest Michigan's 19 wineries harvested ice wine grapes, including Johnson's Chateau Chantal, as well as Chateau Grand Traverse and Brys Estate, all neighbors on Old Mission Peninsula--a finger of land pointing into Lake Michigan's Grand Traverse Bay.

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