Grip one last trip

Text: Greg Johnson [caption id="attachment_819" align="alignright" width="450"] Treetops Resort, photo by Nile Young Photography[/caption] As the leaves begin to change, don’t fall for missed seasonal opportunities for golf in Michigan.   Don’t put away those clubs just yet. In fact, seasoned golfers know there is often one more road trip…

The LYNX fall tour

Text: R. Collins An annual event celebrating the region’s true colors returns to a Michigan golf course. West Michigan has much to offer in the way of dining and drinking experiences, as well as art scenes; but for many, the area’s fundamental quality lies in its natural beauty. The LYNX…

Smooth moves and greens

Crystal Mountain Resort’s Golf Course Superintendent builds consistent conditions through sound practices.   Text: Greg Johnson   Lindsey McPherson of Flushing saw the line on the 12-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole at Crystal Mountain Resort’s Mountain Ridge course—a putt that could win the 2017 Michigan PGA Women’s Open…

Surfing the earth

By Greg Johnson Bucks Run Golf Club has jumped on board as one of the first facilities offering GolfBoards in Michigan to members and guests. At Bucks Run Golf Club in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, golfers now have an opportunity to experience the game in a whole new way as they…

Survey and explore Cadillac golf

By Greg Johnson The golfing facilities in the Cadillac area want to hear from their golfers. With as many holes of golf as any golfer could possibly need—all within 20 minutes of the downtown area—the different golfing destinations are offering a unique opportunity to take a short survey and be…

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…