There are 350 camping spots on site and all of them have electricity. If you prefer more comfortable lodging, Traverse City State Park cabins are also available. M. C. Beach is only a short walk away and a great place to swim and relax with kids.
Take your little ones to this museum dedicated to children. It's a great place to head if the weather turns, and exhibits include information about the Great Lakes geared towards education and preservation, primarily aimed at ages 1 - 8.
All ages will get a kick out of this great mini golf course located right by Traverse City State Park. Your family can also explore the local pirate history, try the Zipline thrill ride, and even check out the Rope's Challenge Course. The Kiddy Go Karts are a real treat for younger thrill seekers.