Also known as Peninsula Township, Old Mission Peninsula is a finger shaped township with about 42 miles of Great Lakes shoreline.
The beautiful Old Mission Peninsula - Any Traverse City native will tell you, this 19 mile stretch down the Old Mission Peninsula is a must see/do no matter what time of year you are visiting. Enjoy gorgeous views of the bay and amazing color tours in the fall all while taking your pick at one of the 10 wineries this peninsula has to offer. For the Grand Finale, end your tour at the Mission Point Lighthouse which famously stands just south of the 45th parallel north, half way between the North Pole and the Equator. Mission Point Park is a popular destination to skiers, kayakers and lighthouse lovers alike who just want to explore the museum. This great peninsula has a lot to offer and no matter what your reason for visiting, I doubt you will leave disappointed.