Golf Courses


Thoroughbred - about 15 miles away.

6888 Water Road, Rothbury, Michigan, 49452, (231) 893-4653.  ttp:// is a stellar championchip 18 hole course with 4 tee boxes range from 4,800 yards to 6,900 yards.  An Arthur Hills masterpiece.  Full practice facilities along with golf shop and bar.   Green fees top out around $70.

3410 Scenic Dr, Shelby, MI 49455, (231) 861-2098  Challenging, unique, executive 18 hole public golf course winding through scenic woods, pines, fruit orchards. Par 60. Multiple tees. Regulation size tees, greens. Practice green, driving net. Pro shop, snack bar. Golf cart, club rental. Groups welcome. Located between Silver Lake and Stony Lake. Casual dining, spirits at Par 5 Sports Grill, (231) 861-6555.

2763 N. 72nd Ave, Hart, MI 49420, (231) 873-8333, Fun for everyone; 18 hole, 6900 yard par 72 Colonial, and 9 hole 1600 yard par 30 Heritage. Huge driving range, bar & restaurant. Senior over 60 rates Monday-Friday, after 2pm specials everyday, Wednesday golf-lunch specials. Great facility for all abilities.

Grand View Golf Course - about 10 miles away

5464 S. 68th Ave, New Era, MI 49446, (231) 861-6616, A challenging 18-hole, 6,258 yard, par 71 public course which offers spectacular views and a unique island green on the 8th hole. Driving range, senior rates, beer, wine, and snack bar. Tee times recommended. Take New Era exit east off US-31 to 68th Ave.


Oceana Golf Club - about 10 miles away

3333 W. Weaver, Shelby, MI 49455, (231) 861-4211, Put your short game to the test on Oceana County's original 18-hole public golf course, featuring the best greens since 1962. The overall length, 6288 yards from the back tees, is deceiving...the score counts when playing our small, quick, smooth rolling greens. Challenging and enjoyable for beginners and experts.

Hemlock Golf Club - around 20 or 30 miles

5105 W. Decker Rd, Ludington, MI 49431, (231) 845-1300, (888) 490-FORE, Designed in 2001 by nationally acclaimed architect Raymond Hearn, Hemlock Golf Club is a formidable 18-hole, 7,030 yard course sculpted from natural landscape. "Top Ten Best New Affordable Courses in America"-Golf Digest 2003. Full service clubhouse, pro shop, driving range, and practice putting green. Tee times available online.

Golden Sands Golf Course

2501 N. Wilson Rd, Mears (Silver Lake), MI 49436, (231) 873-4909, A relaxed, 9-hole course for your whole family to enjoy! Located 20 minutes south of Ludington, our par 33 course features a driving range, putting green, and pro shop. Carts available for rent. Summer rates are $10 for nine holes, $15 for 18. Open all year.

Worth the drive....

Arcardia Bluffs

Old Channel Trail