Colorful air-work

By Greg Johnson An annual event returns to Shanty Creek Resorts later this month, brightening the Bellaire sky with air balloons. Hot air balloonists take to the sky in colorful splendor once again during the third annual Balloons Over Bellaire community event on Aug. 25 and Aug. 26, and host…

The stay-and-play freeway

In western and northern Michigan, three golf courses located along U.S. Route 131 created a collaborative package for the traveling player. By Greg Johnson Each year the leadership from Katke Golf Course at Ferris State University, Pilgrim’s Run Golf Club in Pierson and Eldorado Golf Course in Cadillac would see…

The Lakeshore 36

In southwest Michigan, there are two golf courses offering 36 holes and one unforgettable day. By Greg Johnson It is about 20.3 miles between HawksHead Links Golf Course in South Haven and Ravines Golf Club in Saugatuck as the hawk might flight or as golfers can drive. Both are located…