The Heather

Named 2018 Michigan Golf Course Of The Year
Experience The Heather

Northern Michigan's First Resort Course

  • Golf Shop Hours | Closed for the season

It's not hype. It's not pretense. It's a fact: The Heather has earned its reputation as one of the finest championship courses in the entire United States. Bearing all the markings of its legendary designer, this Robert Trent Jones, Sr. course has tested the finest names in the game since 1966, playing host to Michigan Amateurs, AJGA Championships, the Michigan State Pro-Am, and The Celebrity Tour.

The Heather is now closed for the 2018 season. The scheduled opening date for the 2019 season is May 10.

The Heather, has been named the 2018 Golf Course of the Year by the Michigan Golf Course Association (MGCA). Read more here.

Yardage Par Rating Slope
Brown 7143 72 75.4 147
Purple 6647 72 72.7 143
Orange 6207 72 70.3 139
Green 5743 72 68.3/73.9 130/137
Silver 4845 72 64.0/68.6 120/123
Green Speed Fairway HOC Rough HOC Green HOC Tee HOC
The Heather 10' 0" 0.420" 2.000" 0.120" 0.375"

* HOC = Height of Cut


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