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Address: 1773 US 31 North, Traverse City, MI 49684-6
Phone Number: +1 231-929-7272
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We had a great time. This was our 1st parasailing adventure. The crew was very fun. We were out on the 4pm boat with on other family so it was the perfect number of people. We... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 August 2016
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Waunakee, Wisconsin
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Waunakee, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had a great time. This was our 1st parasailing adventure. The crew was very fun. We were out on the 4pm boat with on other family so it was the perfect number of people. We took our kids (10 and 12) they loved it. It was their favorite part of the trip.

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Redford, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I had an injury and couldn't participate but my friends had a blast parasailing. I think this was the only place that didn't hold a billion dollars on your credit card when you rent their equipment. Will definitely come back when I'm able to partake in the fun.

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Thank LaShira
Owosso, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect but had a great time. The boat ride was nice and taking off and landing went smoothly. Once you are up in the air it's more quiet and slow moving than I imagined it would be. Loved our captain. He was very attentive about our safety.

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Livonia, Michigan
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The experience is worth it, it's a very smooth and fun ride. The staff and crew is friendly. This one is a must try when you visit traverse city.

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Marshall, MIchigan
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219 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

If parasailing is on your bucket list, contact these folks. They operate out of the beautiful East Grand Traverse Bay. They're friendly, professional, timely and fun! The boat ride itself was a fantastic experience, and they handle the whole parasail flight professionally. They ensured that each person had fun and felt comfortable. I'd love to come back and do it... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

You have to use this parasailing service when in TC. Great desk staff and boat captain. I recommend buying the photo package. They got great shots of our kids in the air, as well as pictures of my husband and myself on the boat.

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Thank A2traveler29
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Parasailing and Kayaking was it for us today. We had a great time and would totally do this again. The crew from the front desk to the ones on the boat made everything very fun and easy. The quietness once you were up In the sky was amazing and the view was just as good. Thanks for the dip in... More 

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Thank Tracy M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

This experience was amazing!We rode a boat on a lake.Our parachute had an adorable smiley face on it.Me my dad and my brother really enjoyed it.Thanks! =)

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Thank Sanvi P
Traverse City, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

My 70-something dad took my teen parasailing for her birthday & they had a fabulous time! The views were amazing & they said it felt completely safe. It was even fun watching them from the dock :) Staff were all very friendly & helpful and if you want, they’ll bring you down low to dip your toes in the water.... More 

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Royal Oak
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

We had 11 family members plus one solo stranger on the boat. We called the stranger Randy. :) We had a great time. We had one of the guys take pics of us. We then paid for the SD card at checkout. I've been White Water Rafting, Zip Lining and now Parasailing. It was 12 mins in the air for... More 

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