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Zipline Thrill Ride: Safely snap into our lofty pirate rigging, step off the plank and soar through the air for 750 combined feet!  The ultimate in pirate adventure!  (Must be 44 inches tall.)

Ropes Challenge Course: Discover your "inner pirate", as you enter a hidden buccaneer's roost located high in the rigging of an old ship wreck. Safely navigate your way through a series of rope obstacles on two levels, situated up to 33 feet off the ground! Fun and safe for all ages.  (Must be 44 inches.)

World Class Adventure Golf: Try one of our two 18-hole courses and find out why we were voted AAA "Best in Michigan". Enter the world of 18th century pirats-- carousing buccaneers, sunken ships, cascading waterfalls and dreaded pirate dungeons.  Putt your way through a mountain cave, over footbridges and under mystic waterfalls. All ages can "meet the challenge".

Billy Bones Race Track Go-Carts:  Speed on the ultimate road track and experience the competitive rush of car racing against a fleet of 18 go-carts, on an awesome 830-foot track. Two-seat carts are available for younger pirates.  (Must be 58 inches tall to drive go-carts; 40 inches tall to be a passenger.  Passengers must ride with adult 18 years or older.)

Bumper Boats: The summer's hottest and coolest bumper boats in town. Beat the heat in boats that rock, spin and spray! Battle your friends with squirt guns attached to the boats. Do it all in our giant contoured pool.  (Must be 44 inches tall to drive, and 40 inches tall to be a passenger).

Pirate's Plunge Water Coaster: A burst of speed sets your raft off to drop more than 50 feet, as you go barreling around twisting turns and come to a screaming landing! Experience the only water coaster of its kind in Michigan--if you dare!  (Must be 42 inches tall.)

Kiddy Go-Carts:  Little pirates rejoice!  A track specially designed for kids aged 5 years and up.  Young buccaneers command thier own clean electric go-cart and a shaded raceway.  

Blackbeard's Den Game Room:  Test your skills on a variety of action, family-oriented video and plush prize games!

Course Info

Captain's Course Adults $8.95 * Children $7.95
Blackbeard's Challenge Adults $8.95 * Children $7.95
36-Hole Adventure Adults $14.95 * Children $13.50
Replay $6.50
*Golf: Children: Age 4 to 12 (ages 3 and under play free)


Pirate Token Price Breaks 1 Pirate Token = $1.60, 20 Pirate Tokens = $29.95 (6% discount), 50 Pirate Tokens = $67.50 (16% discount)
Attraction Pricing (in Pirate Tokens) Go-Carts=4, Ropes Course=5, Zipline=6, Bumper Boats=3, Kiddy Go-Carts= 2, Watercoaster=1


Looking for a great place to stay that's close to our park?  The Traverse City AmericInn is located right next to us!  Check out their newly updated rooms, indoor swimming pool and hot tub, free breakfast and more by clicking here


CLOSED for the season.  See you in the spring!



Pirate's Cove
1710 U.S. 31 North
Traverse City MI 49686


Last weekend in April - 3rd weekend in October


US 31 North, just east of the State Park in Traverse City.

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* AAA Living Magazine “Best in Michigan” for finest miniature golf course facility in the state