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Five Courses and Jones Cottages at Treetops Resort
By Greg Johnson Treetops Resort, another grand part of the Gaylord Golf Mecca, features masterful golf on five courses, including the original Masterpiece designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., so it …
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One Guy’s Top 10 Mecca Golf Holes
By Greg Johnson I’ve played all the Gaylord Golf Mecca courses, some several times, some just a few times, in 40 years of writing about golf in Michigan. Nothing beats the collection …
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Five things that make visiting the Gaylord Golf Mecca in the summer the best trip ever! 1. TREE-MENDOUS GOLF For 33 years the top golf courses in the Gaylord area have been …
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FOUR Reasons to Visit the Mecca’s Garland Lodge & Golf Resort
The FOUR biggest reasons to make Garland Lodge & Golf Resort part of your Gaylord Golf Mecca experience are – wait for it – the FOUR golf courses at the pure Northern Michigan resort. Fountains, …
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SEVEN UP: Lakes of the North Golf Pro Welcomes Mecca Golfers
Lakes of the North Golf Course came back into the Gaylord Golf Mecca marketing cooperative this year and added more than just another place to play. Rob Diroff, who is in his second year …
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The Gaylord Golf Mecca is Ready to Roll!
As you’ve probably heard, Michigan’s restrictions on the use of golf carts has lifted and they are now permitted.  While some of our Gaylord Golf Mecca members are making necessary …
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Let the 2020 Golf Season Begin!
For so many of us, golf is therapy…a means of tuning out the pressures of the world and to simply indulge in the sport we love most.  During this time, …
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Your Golf Trip Homework
Stay home, stay safe, stay calm…for golf will be played again in the beautiful Gaylord Golf Mecca. Here are five things you can do in the comfort of your home or …
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The Mecca Beckons with the Promise of Spring Golf Alive and In Color
Winter indoor golf shows don’t quite scratch the itch for swinging a club in the sunshine on a landscape crafted by a world-class golf architect, though they do remind you …
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Treetops Resort, Gaylord Golf Mecca Leader Kevin McKinley Honored
Kevin McKinley, director of golf at Treetops Resort and past chairman of the Gaylord Golf Mecca, continues to make a positive impact. “I’ve always felt it is important to give back …
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