There is nothing better than summer in Northern Michigan. According to the song by Kid Rock, there are a million things to fall in love with in this beautiful part of the country. It was about his youth in Harbor Springs Michigan. All of Northern Michigan is spectacular with some of the most treasured & pristine small towns and great golf resorts and golf courses anywhere in the country including Boyne Golf. You will find a lot of golf in this lakeside state as Michigan ranks 3rd in numbers of courses per state. From Travers City northwest, you will find one of the most popular and most elegant areas. The waterfront towns of Petoskey, Boyne City, Bay Harbor, Alanson and Harbor Springs- collectively known as the Petoskey region. It is a pearl in a string of great golf destinations and a mecca for activities, great accommodations, and wonderful dining experiences.
The area’s most luxurious option, the Victorian-style Inn at Bay Harbor delivers an opulent property complete with a spa and fine dining. Their beachfront location on Lake Michigan is one of the north’s best sunset spots. It doesn’t get any better than the spacious lake view suites with balconies. Next door is the 27-hole Bay Harbor Golf Club which may be the Midwest’s most scenic layout. While you’re in the neighborhood, check out some of the other favorites such as Crooked Tree Golf Club, Belvedere Golf Club, and Dunmaglas Golf Course.
Boyne Highlands, Harbor Springs
With space to accommodate 1,500 guests in a variety of condo and hotel options, the 72-hole Boyne Highlands Resort packs a punch for both golf nuts and families just minutes from Harbor Springs. There’s so much variety in their four courses; from the Donald Ross Memorial course to Robert Trent Jones Sr.’s Heather course and more modern Arthur Hills layout. There’s also a whole lot going on off the course from fishing to mountain biking, zip lines, and horseback riding.
Boyne Mountain Resort
The 36-uniquely challenging holes are laid into the breathtaking Northern Michigan terrain ranging from the summit of our slopes to the lake-view tee boxes on both of their championship-caliber courses. Choose from the open fairways of The Alpine course or enjoy a round on The Monument, with 13 holes dedicated to golf legends. Enjoy an epic northern Michigan sunset around 9:30 at the Beach House on Deer Lake!
Boyne Golf Academy
While on vacation there’s no better time to work on your game. The Boyne Golf Academy has received an Editor’s Choice Award by Golf Digest as one of the Best Golf Schools & Academies in the country. The Boyne Golf Academy can improve every aspect of the game from short game to your long game, utilizing state of the art teaching technology like Trackman, GEARS Club, and Body Tracking System. In addition, the academy is a leader in junior golf instruction with the nationally acclaimed Nike Junior Golf Camps. Guests can also learn from the best instructors through weekly resort clinics and customized private and group lessons.
Boyne is centered amid one of America’s most beautiful vacation spots. The scenic Lake Michigan beach towns of Charlevoix, Harbor Springs, and Petoskey are minutes away, and a side trip to Mackinac Island is easily managed. Guests can enjoy award-winning spas, waterfront dining, sandy beaches, watersports, gaming, microbreweries, wineries, hiking, biking, tennis, zip-lining, shopping and more capped by the spectacular northern Michigan sunsets.
For more information, visit BOYNEGolf.com.