Trent Jones routed Point O’ Woods across some 350 acres of rolling terrain and the club is home to one of the country’s most important amateur tournaments, the Western Amateur Championship.
The Bluffs course at Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club runs dramatically along the Michigan shoreline and the course drops more than 200 feet from its highest point down to the cliffs which themselves are 150 feet above the lake.
Set on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan, Lost Dunes Golf Club, designed by Tom Doak, is set dramatically in a former sand quarry with towering dunes surrounding it.
Orchard Lake Country Club is a Golden Age design, set out by Harry Colt’s partner, C.H. Alison, in the mid-1920s. Much of the famous architect’s work remains intact, thanks to a new millennium restoration by Keith Foster.
The reversible Loop at Forest Dunes is the realization of Tom Doak's “dream concept”. The Red course features the anticlockwise routing, but one question must be answered. Should The Loop be rated as one or two courses?
After remodelling work down the years, there wasn’t much left of the original Donald Ross course at Barton Hills Country Club until Ron Prichard restored the layout to its former glory in 2012.
The 18 holes at True North Golf Club were hewn from dense woodland overlooking the shores of nearby Little Traverse Bay and fairways rise and fall with regularity during a roller coaster round here.
Located slightly inland, a mile to the southeast of its famed sibling, The Bluffs, the unimaginatively named South course at Arcadia Bluffs opened for play in 2018.
The Country Club of Detroit commissioned Harry Colt to design the golf course at Grosse Pointe Farms in 1912. Robert Trent Jones Snr remodelled it half a century later, prior to the club hosting the 1954 US Amateur...
Stoatin Brae is the sixth 18-hole course to open at Gull Lake View Golf Club & Resort in 2017. Designed by a team of senior associates from Tom Doak’s Renaissance Golf Design company, the layout is built to play firm and fast.