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Clinch Park

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Address: Grandview Parkway, Traverse City, MI 49684
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+1 231-922-4903

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Still Beautiful after all these years!

Have been coming here since the early 90's and the Cherry Festival is their crown jewel. Still miss the zoo removed in 2007 but reworked nicely to benefit the young. Well... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
South Barrington, Illinois
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South Barrington, Illinois
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151 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have been coming here since the early 90's and the Cherry Festival is their crown jewel. Still miss the zoo removed in 2007 but reworked nicely to benefit the young. Well worthy of a visit!

Houston, Texas
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41 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well maintained public park grounds in Traverse City directly on water. The space is inviting for both locals and visitors. Clean area with nice space to walk, run, read or picnic- you choose. A fine view of the lake. Thanks to those who keep the area in great shape.

Thank AKzoom
Crestwood, Kentucky
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67 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This is directly across from the Front Street downtown area and is easily accessible. The parking is paid during the week, we went on a Sunday and it was free. There are matters with 2hr limits but we were there in the office season so not sure what it is during the season. There is a walkway you can access... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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28 reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great place to enjoy the outdoors-- walking along the shore, watching people and enjoying the splash pad with the kids. Food available in the summer.

Thank Chip B
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Our family visits Clinch Park each year when we travel to Traverse City. The park is clean and is very enjoyable for our family.

Thank Cherie231
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

It was windy the day we were here-I grew up visiting the small zoo that was here. Playground, boat launch, public bathrooms, walking park with benches to enjoy a picnic day.

Thank RavennaMichigan
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93 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

So how perfect that on 4th of July they were having their annual Cherry Festival at Clinch Park. The cherry festival is a mush do, they had cherry everything, even jerky. We dd the whole festival and stayed for the 4th of July fireworks show. Watching the sunset from the park was so pretty. The show was made even better... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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609 reviews
305 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 443 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a beautiful park. Park in the main downtown lots across the street if the park's parking is full. There is plenty of grass for the kids to play on, walking areas, a picnic area and a beach. Years ago there was a small zoo but it is no longer operating. This is a great downtown park.

1 Thank jfarlam
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Recently my Husband and I visited TC for a long weekend. During our time there we did carry out from one of the hotels and ate at Clinch Park. The facilities are nice with public seating, restrooms, and drinking fountains (with filling station for water bottles). This place was full of laughter and smiles with the love of children, families,... More 

1 Thank TKillian3
Saint Charles, Missouri
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59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We walk this every day when we are in Traverse City. The trail goes along the shore in one direction, and into town in the other direction. The bathrooms are spotless. Lots of water activities and watercraft rentals and a nice little beach. Great views of the shore. Right next to downtown with lots of good restaurants and shopping. Good... More 

Thank Kevin S

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