LochenHeath Private Golf Membership

As the pace of the world increases and privacy recedes into memory, LochenHeath stands as a sanctuary for the passionate golfer. With history reaching back almost 100 years, this stunning stretch of land was brought to life as award-winning golf over 15 years ago. Here at LochenHeath, the game can be enjoyed privately in its purest state, without hurry and away from the crowd; such are the benefits of a private golf club. Join friends and foster new friendships when you become a member at LochenHeath.

New Golf Members

Lochenheath private golf course members talking


Welcome to LochenHeath! New Members are warmly welcomed into the Club and have many opportunities to build relationships through Member golf tournaments and an active social calendar.  LochenHeath's calendar includes twenty Member golf events and weekly Members' Men and Ladies golf games. The Members at LochenHeath make this private Golf Club an extension of their home and a pivotal part of their lifestyle. Contact us to find out more about a LochenHeath golf club membership and start your member golf game today.

With sweeping Lake Michigan views of Grand Traverse Bay, LochenHeath is regarded as one of the most prestigious, challenging and enjoyable private golf courses in Northern Michigan. LochenHeath has been rated by Golf Digest as the thirteenth best golf course in the “Best in State Rankings” for 2021—further soldifying its place as one of best private golf courses in Michigan. Meticulously carved from a 300-acre cherry orchard that hugs the coastline, LochenHeath is a rarity in Northern Michigan.  You can expect excellence when you're a member of this prestigious Traverse City private golf club.

Benefits of our Private Golf Course

​Why get started with a LochenHeath private golf club membership? Myriad benefits await when you join our private golf course as a member, including a solid network of a diverse group of fellow golfers who take the game seriously. Did you know golfers with memberships are often statistically better at golf? After all, the best way to improve your golf game is to practice.

You also have the benefit of practicing and playing on a renowned course—LochenHeath's private golf course combines the challenge of the bring-your-best game, Scottish-style golf with a stunning setting and topography sculpted and transformed by nationally award-winning architect Steve Smyers. LochenHeath is one of only a handful of Northern Michigan and Midwest courses crafted in the oldest, most traditional Scottish links style.

Practice Facilities

The vitality of your golf game is one of LochenHeath’s highest priorities. To sharpen your game, LochenHeath features a comprehensive practice facility highlighted by a short-game area that is known as one of the finest in Northern Michigan, let alone the Midwest. LochenHeath prides itself on the quality and dedication to the game of golf provided by the award-winning PGA professionals on our staff. Clinics and instruction are available to our Members.

The warm and friendly atmosphere of the LochenHeath Clubhouse includes the golf shop, restaurant, and men's and women's locker rooms.

Golf Shop

Our golf shop is a perfect addition to the active golfer's experience. LochenHeath carries the finest lines in apparel and the latest in men and ladies golf attire to meet their fashion needs.  Our PGA staff provides professional club fitting and club repair to keep your golf game at its best—and it's all backed by a level of service and support that combines genuine Northern Michigan friendliness with a professionalism that exceeds LochenHeath Members' expectations.   

The Restaurant at LochenHeath

The Restaurant at LochenHeath is one of the finest restaurants in an area recognized for wonderful culinary delights. The exceptional culinary team specializes in creative recipes featuring the finest local farm fresh ingredients. The expansive views of the golf course and Grand Traverse Bay from the restaurant are second to none in Northern Michigan and are a perfect complement to this amazing table fare for lunch and dinner.

LochenHeath Golf Club Membership Information

LochenHeath membership is limited and by invitation only. Private memberships are made up of Resident, Seasonal, Corporate, and National Members. For further information about private golf memberships or to schedule a personal tour of LochenHeath, please contact our General Manager, Kevin O’Brien, at 231.938.9800 or by email. You can also reach us through our online contact form.

LochenHeath is conveniently located near Traverse City, Elk Rapids, Charlevoix, and Petoskey in beautiful Northern Michigan. Call today for information on our private golf memberships.
16th Hole at LochenHeath Golf Course