Tart Trail is a 11.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Traverse City, Michigan that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

11.7 miles
111 feet
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly



nature trips

road biking

trail running




wild flowers

5 months ago

This trail connects to the Leelanau Trail which runs 17 miles up to Suttons Bay. Makes for a very good day of biking.

6 months ago

Very useful way to get around TC.

road biking
9 months ago

Great for access to TC, awesome when you wanna bike in for something like Cherry Fest.

mountain biking
Monday, August 07, 2017

Loved safe ride thru town

road biking
Sunday, June 22, 2014

Great trail through the city of TC! You'll get views of both East and West Traverse Bay. Stop at Clinch Park to check out the boats and the beach.

4 months ago

5 months ago

trail running
5 months ago

Monday, September 19, 2016

Sunday, September 04, 2016

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Sunday, August 05, 2012

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Wednesday, June 13, 2012