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Race List
May 19
Kick Your Ass-paragus 5K - Empire
June 9
M-22 Challenge - Empire
June 16
Glen Arbor Solstice Run - Glen Arbor
July 4
George Anderson Memorial Run - Northport
July 14
Laughing Larry Bike Ride - Suttons Bay
July 20
Tour de TART - TC to Suttons Bay
July 21
Fishtown 5K - Leland
July 24
Running Bear Marathon - Glen Arbor
Aug. 4
Cherry-Roubaix - TC to Suttons Bay
Vineyard to Bay 25K race coordinators Ross and Nancy Deye hand out a prize following the 2017 event. The race generated more than $14,000 in donations to TART Trails, Suttons Bay Schools and Traverse City Area Public Schools. Photo: Kelsey Pease
Aug. 4
Port Oneida Run - Maple City
Aug. 18
Dune Dash - Empire
Sept. 2
Vineyard to Bay - Suttons Bay
Sept. 8
Harvest Stompede - Suttons Bay
Oct. 6
Sleeping Bear Marathon - Empire
Oct. 13
Orchards at Sunset 5K - Suttons Bay
LEELANAU COUNTY PARKS
Old Settlers Park. This park is 6.5 acreas located on the southeastern shore of Glen Lake on South Dunns Farm Road (County Road 675) in Empire Township. Early settlers es- tablished the area as a picnic ground in 1892 with access to Glen Lake. A charming and colorful history of the park is available on our website. Features include fireplaces, bar- becues, grills picnic tables, gazebo, chapel, meeting room and playground.
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Myles Kimmerly Park. This recreation area
is 143 acres, which includes the 4-H Park, located on both sides of County Road 616 in Kasson Township. The amenities here include tennis courts, disc golf, soccer and provide for
Veronica Valley Park. This park is 92.3 acres and is located in Bingham Town- ship at the junction of Maple Valley
Road and County Road 641. The park is a natural area characterized by
gently rolling hills and a beauti- ful meandering stream (Mebert
Creek) that winds though the park. Features include Kids Fishing Ponds, hiking
Northport
Suttons Bay
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an excellent nature ex- perience. For more about history and park fea- tures, visit our website.
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www.leelanau.cc
trails, a trout stream Leland and bird watching.
Glen Arbor Empire
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