Lake Michigan Cruising
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Grand Traverse Co.
Van Buren County
Map : Michigan DNR
Steve and Candy Morse have produced a very useful video series on cruising the Grand Traverse Bay. The videos are informative, well-produced, and relatively brief. The cover many topics including approaches, harbors, and anchorages within the Bay. The videos can be viewed on their website CRUISING - Grand Traverse Bay
Commerical Cruising Guides
- Dozier's Waterway Guide 2016 Great Lakes: Plus the Great Loop Route from the Erie Canal to the Gulf Coast (Waterway Guide Great Lakes Edition)
- The Straits of Mackinac Cruising Guide
The Great Lakes Cruising Club supports 2,500 members in the U.S. and Canada who have an interest in exploring the 5 Great Lakes and their tributaries.
Public Harbor Reservations
Michigan (DNR) Online Harbor Reservations - note that not all harbors participate in this system.