Five Best Golf Courses in Livingston County
By: Scott Davis
July 20, 2016
There are few activities that take advantage of the summer weather better than an afternoon round of golf. While certainly frustrating at times, golf can be enjoyed with a few friends or a great way to get your work colleagues together for an outing.
Livingston county has some beautiful public golf courses you can check out, here are five that we think are worthy of your time.
Located in Pinckney, Whispering Pines is known for its gorgeous layout and Northern Michigan feel. The course can only be described as picturesque with its huge pine trees and beautiful fairways.
You can enjoy a good meal after your round at the 19th Hole Bar and Grille where they serve pizza, sandwiches, salads, and beer on tap. The course’s clubhouse is also a great place for banquets or even weddings.
Hunters Ridge Golf Club is not only one of the most beautiful golf courses in Southeast Michigan, it is also one of the most challenging. The 160 acre, 18-hole course features well-placed bunkers, rough framing fairways, various ponds, and plenty of other challenges that are sure to improve the skill of any golfer.
The Timber Trace Golf Club offers golfers a scenic route along Lake Wallaby and its gorgeous surroundings. There are multiple sets of tee boxes to accommodate different skill levels, well-kept fairways, and uniquely designed greens with slopes that will test even the most skilled putter.
The course can be a great place to host a business or social event with accommodations for outings, clinics, or even tournaments.
The 300 acre Huntmore Golf Club located in Brighton is one of the more diverse golf courses as it features gently rolling hills, hardwood forests, untempered wetlands, and plenty of lakes. The course was also voted as having the best greens in metro Detroit.
The course offers lessons, custom fittings, junior camps, and has its own practice facility. There are numerous leagues you can join and many opportunities to host your own golf outing.
The 27-hole Majestic at Lake Walden has everything a golfer wants to make for a perfect round of golf. Not only are the holes unique from one hole to the next, the course was designed as an individual golfing experience with no two holes in sight of each other.
The course features ProShot GPS systems in the golf carts, a pro shop, and plenty of golf outing options for your next event.
Whether you’re a long time veteran golf player or someone who is looking to improve their game, the Livingston area has great golf courses for everyone to enjoy.