Black Lake GC

Rees Jones’s Black Lake Golf Club Has Everything– Well, Except a Black Lake.

by Jeff Wallach

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Today the Golf Road Warriors took on Rees Jones’s Black Lake Golf Club, about an hour from our current digs at Treetops Resort. We drove there in high style in a Cadillac Escalade…

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Black Lake Golf Club: UAW Puts Pedal to Metal for Public Golfers

by Brian McCallen | 2 Comments

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First impressions tend to stick in the memory. I first toured Black Lake Golf Club, the centerpiece of a 1,000-acre retreat and learning center owned…

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Black Lake Golf Club

by David J. Whyte

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Black Lake Golf Club is visually stunning on just about every hole. The course is owned by the UAW, who selected Rees Jones, to design a course to blend in with the natural woodland.

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TAP Beer of the Day: Doc’s ESB Ale

by Tom Bedell

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Our merry band of Golf Road Warriors rolled into Gaylord this afternoon and prepared for the onslaught of golf to come as befits the night before any mighty endeavor—we drank.
Some of us more than others, perhaps, but duty calls, especially when there are sixteen different beers on hand and six golf courses lying in wait. It could have been worse, since the Big Buck Brewery & Steakhouse is not just a brewpub, but a distillery, …

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TAP Beer(s) of the Day: North Peak Brewing Company

by Tom Bedell

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The Golf Road Warriors began converging on the Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City, Michigan on Sunday afternoon. Before heading north, we began our adventures splendidly, in my opinion, by heading into town and straight to the North Peak Brewing Company.
And why not? The U.S. House of Representatives had, after all, presented House Resolution No. 102 to declare July 2012 as Craft Beer Month in the state of Michigan, and which the other house adopted …

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The Good Luck Skunk

by Tom Bedell

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Bleary-eyed a little after four in the morning and that many hours sleep, I drove through the dark toward the airport and another Golf Road Warriors adventure, this one to Gaylord, Michigan. My first GRW immersion was to Scottsdale…

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