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Performance Oil Technology

Performance Oil Technology, L.L.C. is the largest distributor of AMSOIL Synthetic Lubricants in the U.S. and Canada.


GT Cycle

GT Cycle is a Traverse City bicycle shop which offers mountain bikes, accessories and equipment as well as snowshoe rentals and sales, bicycle services and repair.






Korner Gem

Korner Gem is a full-service jeweler located in Traverse City. They offer the largest selection of local native Michigan stone beads as well as expert local craftsmanship.




Cherry Capital Flight

Cherry Capital Flight offers private charter air service and aircraft management out of Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) in Traverse City and has a dispatch team available to assist you 24 hours per day.


Oryana Natural Foods Market

Oryana is Northern Michigan’s only certified organic retailer. They offer their large and growing customer base a full line of high quality grocery products produced in ecologically sound ways. Oryana has been owned by its customers since its inception in 1973 and is Northern Michigan’s oldest and most trusted source for organic and healthy foods.



Bay Area Pet Hospital

Bay Area Pet Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Traverse City, MI. The professional and courteous staff at Bay Area Pet Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their patients. Best of all, they are open 24/7 for your emergency pet needs.



Russell Chiropractic

Russell Chiropractic & Sports Injuries provides safe, effective chiropractic care for the Traverse City area. Dr. Kerry Russell is a certified chiropractic sports physicians and knows the aches and pains that come with mountain biking and outdoor sports.





The Northern Angler

The Northern Angler is a full service fly shop that stocks flies and equipment for all species. The Northern Angler was founded in 2003 with the idea that fly fishing is not just for the rich or the very experienced and that fly fishing is not just for trout. They also offer guide services.




Ranch Rudolph

Ranch Rudolph is an all-seasons resort since 1982 located in northern Michigan. They offer lodging, horseback riding, mountain biking, bird watching, backpacking, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sleigh rides and so much more.


Wet Mitten Surf Shop

The Wet Mitten Surf Shop is a full service outdoor watersports store offering one of the largest selections of stand-up paddle boards, surfboards and kiteboarding equipment and apparel in Michigan.






Brick Wheels

Brick Wheels specializes in outdoor gear, mountain and dirt bikes, downhill and cross country skis, snowboards, inline skates. They also offer rental services to try before you buy.




From pizza to paninis to prime rib, Peegeo’s has something for every taste and every mood.







Right Brain Brewery

Right Brain Brewery prides itself on bringing you creative craft brews using the freshest local ingredients from the Traverse City area. Yes, there really is Heaven on Earth! It’s a microbrew fest everyday at Right Brain Brewery!








Doug Murdick’s Fudge

Doug Murdick’s Fudge is a Traverse City classic! The fudge shop originated in 1964 in Traverse City and has been owned and operated by Doug Murdick and family ever since.



Apache Trout Grill

For over 14 years, Apache Trout Grill has been serving up Traverse City favorites. Signature dishes include, award winning BBQ ribs, fresh seafood, hand-cut, aged, choice steaks and their amazing homemade key lime pie. Apache Trout Grill has an atmosphere of warmth that makes a perfect evening with friends or a romantic meal for two.






Randy’s Flood Service

When disaster strikes, you want someone who will deliver fast and efficient service. Randy’s Flood Service offers the quality 24-hour service for water or fire damage restoration. Services include water extraction, structural drying and dehumidification, move outs and contents restoration, odor control, soda blasting, mold remediation and many more.





Rotatoreliever is a revolutionary system designed to heal your shoulder pain naturally in the comfort of your own home. One major problem that occurs with shoulder injuries is that people re-injure their shoulder at night. The Rotatoreliever system treats the shoulder both day and night through a nighttime brace and daytime exercise program.


The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

The Village at Grand Traverse Commons is a unique redevelopment of dozens of historic buildings formerly known as the Traverse City State Hospital in Traverse City. The Village includes pastoral landscape of expansive lawns, walkways, paths and historic arboretums and is surrounded by over 480 acres of preserved parkland, woodland, wetland conservation areas, and hiking and biking trails.


Cog’s Creek Gallery & Studios

Cog’s Creek Gallery & Studios is a gallery of contemporary arts and crafts selling unique jewelry, paintings, pottery, photography, furniture, unexpected art objects and more.






Grand Traverse Resort & Spa

The Grand Traverse Resort & Spa is a 900-acre resort property located on the sandy shores of East Grand Traverse Bay offering one of the Midwest’s finest full-service, year-round, resorts and conference destinations. With over 600 rooms, suites, and condominiums, the resort also offers 54 holes of championship golf, a diverse selection of restaurants and lounges, seasonal recreation, indoor and outdoor tennis courts, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, children’s center, dog care facility, and a shopping gallery.





Nauti-Cat Cruises

The Nauti-Cat is the largest commercial sailing catamaran on the Great Lakes with a maximum capacity of 46. The Nauti-Cat offers sunset cruises, daily cruises, private cruises, charters and special events four times per day and seven days per week in peak season departing from the Holiday Inn on West Grand Traverse Bay.



Creekside Sports Medicine Institute

Creekside Sports Medicine Institute is a division of Creekside Clinic offering a full service sports medicine clinic for the young athlete, the weekend warrior, the competitor and the daily walker. Dr. Bancroft and Dr. Lyon are board certified in both Sports Medicine and family medicine and treat everything from sports physicals and acute injuries to manipulation therapy and therapeutic injections for knee and shoulder arthritis and tendonitis.


House of Doggs

The House of Doggs in Traverse City specializes in coney-style hot dogs for the entire family. The restaurant features a fun music theme with hot dogs named after different genres of music.


Nina Mann Designs

By working in traditional metalsmithing materials and age old methods such as forming, forging, imprinting and casting, Nina Mann creates work that is distinctly contemporary yet evocative of the ancient high carat work of Byzantine, Egyptian and Asian cultures.



Timber Ridge Resort

Timber Ridge Resort is an all-season resort featuring an RV park, banquet facility, lodge and miles of gorgeously wooded trails. Guests can enjoy camping in tents, RVs or cabins; planning events like weddings, company meetings and retreats, or athletic outings; or outdoor adventures on over 60 kilometers of Timber Ridge-groomed trails and the connecting Vasa trail system.