Join WJR‘s Guy Gordon on an exclusive tour featuring some of Michigan’s most distinctive golf courses. Our Great Lakes State offers more than 650 world-class public courses, each nestled within Michigan’s varied and diverse natural beauty. Experience here Guy’s tour of links that span from the dunes of Lake Michigan to those right here in Detroit’s backyard!
PURE MICHIGAN GOLF TOUR PODCASTS:
June 11, 2021 ~ Rocket Mortgage Classic Executive Director Jason Langwell talks about changes to the course this year, plus having fans back, ticket availability, and the field of players scheduled to play at DGC.
June 10, 2021 ~ Bucks Run Golf Club General Manager and PGA Member Jon Conklin talks about the unique amenities and natural beauty of this tribal-owned golf resort.
June 9, 2021 ~ Boyne Resorts PGA Director of Golf Josh Richter talks about how the Boyne Golf Academy can help improve your game!
June 8, 2021 ~ Treetops Resort General Manager Barry Owens talks about how Michigan’s Natural Resources Trust Fund has helped to make the Gaylord region a premier vacation destination.
June 7, 2021 ~ Vice President of Travel Michigan Dave Lorenz helps kick-off the Pure Michigan Golf Tour with a preview of what to expect from our week-long spotlight of courses and resorts.
PURE MICHIGAN 2021 GOLF TOUR SCHEDULE:
Monday, June 7, 2021 ~ Chrystal Mountain: Experience two award-winning courses that offer unique challenges and breathtaking views, plus luxury accommodations, delectable dining, a full-service spa, activities for the kids, and more!
Tuesday, June 8, 2021 ~ Treetops Resort: Perched on the headwaters of the Pigeon River in beautiful Gaylord, Michigan, Treetops offers five signature golf courses (including America’s #1 par three course), plus award-winning dining and 238 newly-renovated guest rooms. Presented by Gaylord Golf Mecca.
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 ~ Country Club of Boyne: Nestled among the scenic golf courses of Boyne Highlands in Harbor Springs, the Country Club of Boyne offers unique dining experiences to satisfy every mood, plus a full calendar of social and seasonal events. Presented by Boyne.
Thursday, June 10, 2021 ~ Bucks Run Golf Club: Bucks Run Golf Club’s award-winning 18 hole course spreads across natural wetlands, wooded areas, river frontage, and picturesque lakes. It also offers an elegant clubhouse and an 18 hole Putting Island, which was named “Best New Amenity” by Great Lakes Golf Magazine. Presented by Soaring Eagle Casino Resort.
Friday, June 11, 2021 ~ The Detroit Golf Club: This Donald Ross-designed 36-hole Southeast Michigan gem is home to the Rocket Mortgage Classic, the first-ever PGA tournament to be held in the City of Detroit. Presented by Rocket Mortgage and Rocket Mortgage Classic.