National Golf Media Members Delighted by Gaylord Golf Mecca Trip

Jun 17, 2024 / Val Wright

By Greg Johnson Once again, the Gaylord Golf Mecca surprised and delighted a group of national golf media members on a fam (familiarization) trip. The group played seven of the 16 Mecca golf courses, dined in the area’s great restaurants, including some at the member courses, and enjoyed perfect golf lodging at Otsego Resort and Treetops Resort. 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

STUDY SAYS: Gaylord Golf Mecca, Michigan, Top Summer Destination

May 29, 2024 / Val Wright

By Greg Johnson - A new study by the National Golf Foundation (NGF) reveals that Michigan’s golf industry has an annual economic impact of $6.1 billion, which is a seriously big news number. The new study also tells us something the Gaylord Golf Mecca has been telling us in its cooperative marketing for 37 years. 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