Golf Courses Near Flint, MI
At one time the second largest manufacturer of automobiles and parts behind Detroit, Flint remains an industrial city with a diverse population. Today, this city of just under 100,000 people, located about 70 miles north of Detroit, offers its share of museums, parks, restaurants, farmer’s markets and other things to do outdoors, including golf. One of the most popular facilities to get tee times at is Swartz Creek Golf Course, which has both an 18-hole course and executive course, both of which go back to 1938. Kearsley Lake Golf Course is another public option with 18 holes routed around a beautiful lake. Pierce Park is an 18-hole par 3 course open for public play River Forest Golf Course is a nine-hole par 3. Flint Golf Club is a private club with a par-72 course designed by Willie Park Jr. and Bruce Matthews III. It opened in 1918. And right next to Flint is Grand Blanc, an upscale community and home of Warrick Hills Golf & Country Club, former host of the PGA Tour’s Buick Open and current site of a PGA Tour Champions event.