St. Ives Golf Course
Designed by Jerry Matthews
Par: 72, Yardage: 4821 -6702, Slope: 120 -140, Rating: 68 – 73.3
When Michigan’s own Jerry Mathews put his design together for the St. Ives Golf Course, he cleverly made use of the terrain’s dramatic 80 foot elevation changes.
The meandering fairways are surrounded by huge pines, hardwood and wetlands with many scenic lake views. Like Tullymore, the St. Ives setting adds to the unique and inviting golf experience.
Awards presented: 5 star rating – Golf Digest, “Top 10 courses in America for Women” by Golf for Women, #5 ranking for “Best New Affordable Public Course”, #1 slot for “Best Courses East of the Mississippi” by Golf Digest.
Jerry Mathews masterpiece golf course also boasts one of Michigan’s truly great clubhouses that will please your palate with all kinds of food delicacies.
The St. Ives’ clubhouse is a favourite spot to hold weddings and almost any kind of celebration that the mind can dream up. One only needs to step out the door of the clubhouse to get those spectacular wedding photos.
Tullymore Golf Course
Designed by Jim Engh, “Architect of the Year” – Golf Digest 2003
Par: 72, Yardage: 4668 – 7250, Slope: 115 – 142, rating: 66.8 – 75.
Golf Digest awarded Tullymore its highest rating of 5 stars, The Shinglebolt Creek winds through the course, providing the occasional dare. Guarded by sturdy oak sentinels, the speedy Tullymore greens have a variety of shapes and sizes.
Historic tales keep perpetuating themselves about Tullymore’s award winning layout. In 2002 Tullymore was named No. 1 “New Upscale Public Course in America by Golf Digest. Since that time more honours have poured in.
Tullymore has been awarded Golf Digest’s highest rating, the prestigious “Best Places to Play” 5 stars in 2008 – 2010.
Equal to it’s sister course St. Ives, Tullymore also offers top of the mark dining and a proshop that can only be described as “fully stocked”! With the finest golf gear we might add.
The Resorts of Tullymore & St. Ives “daily double” at 9900 St. Ives Dr. Stanwood, Michigan 49346 can be booked by clicking right here. www.tullymoregolf.com