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NMU Golf Course

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125 Chocolay Downs Golf Dr
Marquette, Michigan 49855
Marquette County
Phone(s): (906) 249-3111
Fax: (906) 249-3188


The NMU Golf Course, formerly known as Chocolay Downs, is part of Northern Michigan University and is located in the southern part of the city of Marquette, Mich., about nine miles from NMU's main campus.

NMU Golf Course is well known for its ninth hole, with one of the world's largest golfing greens at more than 29,000 square feet.

Trivia: Chocolay Downs Golf Course was known for having the world longest hole ( the par-6 6th which measured 1,007 Yards ). After becoming NMU Golf Course, the hole was shorten to 440 yards.

Type Public
Holes 18
  • Bruce Matthews III
Year built 1992
Guest Policy Open
Golf Season May -September
Metal Spikes Allowed
Driving Range Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Yes
Price Range Weekdays $24 - $36
Price Range Weekends $24 - $36
Credit Cards Accepted


Tee Par Length Slope Rating
Blue 72 6339 yd. 0 0
White 72 5793 yd. 0 0
Red 72 4838 yd. 0 0

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