Golf Mecca News

Five Reasons to Play Black Lake Golf Club

May 23, 2023 / kayla

By Greg Johnson Black Lake Golf Club is a 5-star, top-of-the-charts golf course. We’d like to share 5 of the many reasons to make Black Lake and the Gaylord Golf Mecca the top destinations in your golf trip plans this year. MORE

Mecca is Where the Heart is for Garland’s Andrew Hart

May 15, 2023 / kayla

By Greg Johnson Andrew Hart has been on the Gaylord Golf Mecca scene at Garland Lodge & Golf Resort since he was 11 and attended his first junior golf clinic. He grew up in Lewiston and at age 16 started working at the resort in the golf bag drop area. MORE

Hoeh Believes In MiGCSA & The Mecca

May 02, 2023 / kayla

By Greg Johnson Treetops Resort’s Director of Recreation Doug Hoeh, one of the key reasons there are waves of beautiful green grass covering 81 golf holes at the award-winning resort, marvels at the level of cooperation among the 17 member golf properties in the Gaylord Golf Mecca. Hoeh, elected in February as the Michigan Golf Course Superintendents Association (MiGCSA) Chapter President for 2023, is starting his 16th year at the Mecca flagship resort. MORE

Going International:
Gaylord Golf Mecca Joins Global Golf Tourism Association

Mar 21, 2023 / kayla

The Gaylord Golf Mecca in the heart of Michigan, a favorite summer golf destination for American and Canadian golfers, is reaching out to welcome more golfers from beyond the North American continent. The cooperative marketing group of 17 golf courses at nine resort properties as well as 21 lodging partners, has joined the IAGTO, the global golf tourism association of international accredited golf tour operators based in London, England. MORE

Ultimate Golf Giveaway Winner

Jan 19, 2023 / kayla

By: Greg Johnson Jim Holderman of Belding, Michigan, retired at the end of 2022 with plans to play more golf, and to play it on courses he hasn’t experienced in the past. That makes being the most recent winner of the Gaylord Golf Mecca’s Ultimate Golf Giveaway a perfect fit for him, even if he didn’t believe it when he was first contacted by the Mecca via email. MORE

Indian River Golf Club Welcomes Golfers Longer

Nov 08, 2022 / kayla

By Greg Johnson Indian River Golf Club is a welcoming place, bills itself as the friendliest golf course in the north, and follows up with smiling folks like General Manager and PGA Professional Corey Crowell making sure you enjoy your visit. Indian River welcomes golfers a little longer than other places in the north, too. MORE