The Upper Peninsula’s Wild Bluff

Text: Greg Johnson Bay Mills Casino and Resort in Brimley, Michigan not only offers two casinos, 142 hotel rooms, four restaurants, 114 RV sites, and a championship 18-hole golf course, but also is extending its summer rates for its five-tee-set course into September, 2018.  Players who venture to the Upper…

Fab four in Grand Rapids

Several golfing destinations in the region partner to deliver a stay-and-play package with variety and quality. By Greg Johnson Jeffrey O’Malley, golf professional and PGA director of golf at Pilgrim’s Run Golf Club in Pierson, Michigan said golfers want variety, quantity, and quality when they come to a specific area…

Go North for the 2018 Tour Golf

Northern Michigan courses partner to bring players a signature stay-and-play package.  By Greg Johnson Since the year 2000 Black Lake Golf Club has offered at least 18 reasons to venture 18 miles from northbound Interstate 75 toward Onaway, Michigan as a getaway destination—and it just added another: the 2018 Tour…

The custom package play

By TGE Staff A hospitality and golfing partnership in Traverse City bring the custom play to golfing pacakges. Choice Hotels, Summerside Properties LLC, and more than 20 Traverse City area golf courses are teaming up once again to provide custom packages for golfers looking to plan a trip to the…

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…