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The Chief

The Chief

5820 Shanty Creek Road
Bellaire, MI 49615
(231) 533-9000

The Chief is an 18-hole championship golf course that represents perfect harmony of natural habitat and the game of golf. Beautifully carved through the rolling wooded terrain of northern Michigan. The Chief will truly overwhelm your visual senses with its large, meandering bunkers, dramatic elevation changes and panoramic views. The Chief provides a memorable golf experience and is a true 'must play' among Michigan's courses!


Tee Color Rating Par Slope Yardage
Blue 72.6 72 145 6,600
White 70.8 72 139 6,151
Gold 67.6 72 132 5,505
Red 66.4 72 119 4,738
Walking Course:   No


Golf packages
Driving range
Putting green
Sports bar
Par 3 coming in 2012
Juniors 16 & under play for $25 with paying adult

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