For The Love of the Game

Golflight Savings Time

Jul 02, 2024 / Christy Walcott

By Greg Johnson In the Gaylord Golf Mecca, we call it Golflight Savings Time instead of Daylight Savings Time. We are on the golf side of the Eastern Time Zone, which cutting to the chase means you can play golf until almost 10 p.m. MORE

Gaylord Golf Mecca: Ladies Welcome!

Jun 11, 2024 / Christy Walcott

It’s National Women’s Golf Month and we’re excited to share an excerpt from an article written by our good friend and a familiar face in the Gaylord Golf Mecca, Susan R. Pollack. The full piece is featured in the 2022 issue of Northern Michigan Golfer Magazine, which can be viewed here. MORE

Fishing the Gaylord Golf Mecca – Enjoy Our Green & Blue

May 31, 2024 / Christy Walcott

There’s nothing quite like a Gaylord Golf Mecca getaway. Those late evenings with sherbet sunsets, gentle inland breezes and mild summer temperatures that allow for play at any hour of the day…top it all off with 16 phenomenal golf courses and we’re sold! So what is it that makes our area such a slam-dunk?   Obviously, there’s the golf. Our member courses were designed by the sport's finest, including Rees Jones, Rick Smith and Tom Fazio, just to name a few. Challenge yourself on greens carved along the ridges of the Sturgeon River Valley or spend a more leisurely afternoon on parkland-style links; the quality and variety of courses in our area just can’t be beat. MORE

Happy Mecca Valentine’s Day!

Feb 13, 2024 / Val Wright

Will you be our Gaylord Golf Mecca Valentine? We HEART you and want to make it a special day for your special someone! It’s easy. Just plan a trip of any type to America’s Favorite Summer Golf Destination, including a special romantic trip for two, at gaylordgolfmecca.com. MORE

National Plan for Vacation Day

Jan 25, 2024 / Val Wright

Don’t let the January weather dampen your spirit. January 30th is National Plan for Vacation Day and planning your next getaway to the Gaylord Golf Mecca is as easy as 1, 2, 3! 1 – Choose your course. MORE

Happy New Year Resolutions for Mecca Golfers

Dec 28, 2023 / Christy Walcott

By Greg Johnson #1 I will improve my golf swing: It can start with some instruction ranging from a lesson or two from a qualified professional to an instruction seminar, golf school or simply just practicing more. When you improve your swing, you will enjoy one of your favorite activities to a greater degree. MORE