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Betsie Valley at Crystal Mountain Resort - Resort

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Contact

12500 Crystal Mountain Dr
Thompsonville, Michigan 49683
Benzie County
Phone(s): (800) 968-7686, (231) 378-2911
Fax: (231) 378-4757
Website: crystalmountain.com
Betsie Valley at Crystal Mountain R: #11

Description

Betsie Valley is one of two 18-hole championship golf courses at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville, Mich. When the second course, Mountain Ridge, was added, Betsie Valley also underwent a major renovation. The course retained its original playability but it was made more challenging to appeal to more advanced golfers. Both golf courses are spread across rolling hills covered with mature pine forests, encapsulating the best that northern Michigan golf has to offer. Although they share the same scenic landscape, the courses have a unique character as well as a different set of challenges. Betsie Valley's tight layout and small greens make it a true shot-maker's course. Many of the greens are also severely sloped, making them even more challenging. One of the toughest holes is the par-5 10th, which doglegs right and plays longer than the scorecard indicates.

 
Type Resort
Holes 18
Architect(s)
Year built 1998
Guest Policy Open
Golf Season Open: 4/15 Closed: 10/15
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Driving Range Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes - included in green fees
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Yes
Price Range Weekdays $40 - $60
Price Range Weekends $45 - $65
Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed

Scorecard

Tee Par Length Slope Rating
Blue 72 6567 yd. 132 72
White 72 5914 yd. 121 68.4
Red 72 5064 yd. 121 69.2
Green (junior) 72 2655 yd. 0 0

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Bellaire Golf Package
Dates: March 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014
The package includes three night's lodging, three days of unlimited golf on any Resort course and 18 holes on day of arrival (after 12pm), starting from $423 per adult/per night based on double occupancy. Shanty Creek can customize your golf vacation to fit your needs.
Price range: $423
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