Member News

A Tribute to The Tribute at Otsego Resort

Jul 08, 2024 / Christy Walcott

By Greg Johnson It just might be the one course of the 16 member courses in the Gaylord Golf Mecca that surprises first-time players the most. It doesn’t have the fanfare or legendary designer label of some of the others, but it has the wow-factor a destination resort course requires. MORE

Meet Matt McArdle: Garland Lodge & Golf Resort’s Director of Golf

May 16, 2024 / Val Wright

By Greg Johnson - Matt McArdle, the director of golf at Garland Lodge & Golf Resort, grew up a golfer in Tawas and many times drove past the grand entrance and was well aware of the popular resort that is part of the Gaylord Golf Mecca. He just had never turned in and toured until he went through the hiring process to become the head golf professional in 2021, a post he held for two years before being promoted to director of golf one year ago. MORE

Buddies Golf at Treetops Resort Like Visiting Easy Street

May 06, 2024 / Val Wright

By Greg Johnson - Attention traveling golfers, the Gaylord Golf Mecca has an “Easy Street” stop for you and your friends. Treetops Resort is the place for golf of your choosing, but especially perfect for groups, as in buddy trips, gal pal trips, reunions, club getaways or any type of group that can be created. MORE

Fabulous Foursome at Michaywe’ Pines

Apr 02, 2024 / Val Wright

The Pines at Michaywe’ will open for play in May, perhaps as early as May 1st, and we can’t wait. The classic 18-hole course with a championship pedigree and reputation as a top Northern Michigan golf destination promises yet another year as a sparkling member of the Gaylord Golf Mecca, a marketing cooperative that includes 16 golf courses and 20 lodging partners. MORE

Getaway at Garland Lodge & Golf Resort

Mar 11, 2024 / Val Wright

Planning a golf getaway doesn’t have to be difficult. One call or click can cover it. Garland Lodge & Golf Resort can be that call at 877-442-7526 or click at garlandusa.com. Once planned, you just have to find your way to Garland just outside of Gaylord in Lewiston, where you will be greeted and pampered in a true golf garden getaway. MORE

Black Lake Golf Club Earns Awards

Feb 06, 2024 / Val Wright

By Greg Johnson Black Lake Golf Club, one of 16 Gaylord Golf Mecca member courses in America’s favorite summer golf destination, has been winning awards since the popular Rees Jones design opened in 2000. They can add two more, as GolfPass included the Onaway destination gem on two of its annual honor lists: The Top 100 Golf Courses in America Under $100 and the Top 25 Public Golf Course Layouts - Golfers' Choice 2024. MORE

Black Lake Golf Club Wows in Fall

Aug 23, 2023 / Christy Walcott

By Greg Johnson Black Lake Golf Club in Onaway, like all the golf courses that are part of the Gaylord Golf Mecca, has enjoyed a wonderful golf season to this point. Here’s the best news: It only gets better as summer gives way to fall. MORE