Best of 2018: Michigan

Aerial view of #3 from the Links nine at Bay Harbor

The yearly Golf Advisor state best-of lists are compiled by analyzing the ratings and reviews submitted by members of our community throughout the year. We use our Golf Advisor Index logic that weights newer reviews and combine it with a course's weighted subcategory averages. Reviews from trusted and active reviewers are weighted heavier than inactive members.

Courses must offer public access and have received at least one review in 2018 to be eligible for this year's list.

Michigan golf courses reviewed in 2018: 353
Reviews of Michigan golf courses in 2018: 2,871

  1. Pierson, Michigan
    Public
    4.7580176471
    203

  2. Onaway, Michigan
    Public
    4.6525823529
    123

  3. Bath, Michigan
    Public
    4.7100352941
    213

  4. Bay Harbor, Michigan
    Resort
    4.1862941176
    38

  5. Roscommon, Michigan
    Public
    4.9064470588
    112

  6. Harbor Springs, Michigan
    Resort
    4.7215882353
    18

  7. Saugatuck, Michigan
    Public
    4.8330235294
    314

  8. Holland, Michigan
    Semi-Private
    4.5353882353
    176

  9. Bear Lake, Michigan
    Public/Resort
    4.3650428571
    12

  10. Gladstone, Michigan
    Public
    4.9876117647
    114

  11. Benton Harbor, Michigan
    Public/Resort
    4.7771941176
    121

  12. Lewiston, Michigan
    Resort
    3.2592666667
    10

  13. Ann Arbor, Michigan
    Private
    3.7941176471
    11

  14. Harris, Michigan
    Public
    5.0
    9

  15. Marquette, Michigan
    Semi-Private
    4.9803882353
    10

  16. Brutus, Michigan
    Semi-Private
    4.3914823529
    60

  17. Washington, Michigan
    Public
    4.0420117647
    20

  18. Harbor Springs, Michigan
    Resort
    4.8549117647
    11

  19. Bellaire, Michigan
    Resort
    4.6774352941
    119

  20. Gaylord, Michigan
    Semi-Private
    4.6703882353
    239

  21. Chelsea, Michigan
    Public
    4.5833352941
    273

  22. Hamilton, Michigan
    Public
    4.8266285714
    118

  23. Arcadia, Michigan
    Public/Resort
    4.9076823529
    45

  24. East Lansing, Michigan
    Public
    4.4842352941
    223

  25. Harbor Springs, Michigan
    Resort
    4.9572235294
    27

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