Yes, 19 Holes! At Black Bear, you get a free par 3 "Practice" hole prior to playing number 1. The remaining 18 championship holes offer some of the most diversified golf terrain in the state. A distinctive assortment of Scottish links style holes with traditional tree-lined Northern Michigan holes will inspire you to mark your calendars for your next golf vacation.
Located just 8 miles north of Gaylord at I-75 exit 290, Black Bear Golf Club is easily accessible. Black Bear is a founding member of the prestigious Gaylord Golf Mecca, known to many as the Golf Mecca of the Mid-West. Our staff will be happy to help arrange lodging in the Gaylord area. We have "hot package deals" for both golf and lodging with all area courses, hotels and resorts.
Opened in 1996, the Golf Digest 4-Star rated Black Bear Golf Club quickly gained a reputation for providing an entertaining, yet challenging round of affordable golf. The course amenities are everything you would come to expect of a perennial "People's Choice Award Winner". The Black Bear Grill offers a full food and beverage service, including the best 1/2 pound burger and coldest beer in Northern Michigan (you may think we're kiddiing ... but we're not).
Come play a round at Black Bear Golf Club and see for yourself why it's everyone's favorite "Up North" course. Guaranteed!