Lyon Oaks Golf Course is an Arthur Hills-designed, 18-hole course on 230 acres. This par 72 championship golf course has an "Up North" feel nestled in southwest Oakland County with hardwood forests and wetlands. Wide fairways enhance playability.
Wetlands and ponds increase challenge of play. Sand bunkers and freshwater lakes provide a strategic challenge for accomplished golfers. Multiple tees on every hole make the course playable and enjoyable by all level players. This course includes a state-of-the-art practice facility with target greens and a practice bunker.
The picturesque clubhouse features expansive views of the course, accommodating parties up to 450 for wedding receptions, banquets and educational meetings. Food service is provided by Katherine's Catering.
Awards & Accolades
- Garnered a 4.5 star rating by Golf Digest 2007 and named the #2 course in Detroit to play in ESPN's Sports Travel Golf Course Guide of the Best Places to Play
- Included in 2008 The Oakland Press' "Ten to Try This Summer" listing of Oakland County Public Golf Courses
- Ranked #3 in Jeff Lesson's Top 12 Public Golf Courses in Oakland County. (Lesson hosts "Lesson on Golf" on WXYT and WWJ radio stations.)
Lyon Oaks is certified by the Michigan Turfgrass Environmental Stewardship Program. MTESP certification requires the park to exceed requirements of environmental laws, protect water resources and enhance the maintenance of turfgrass and open spaces. See other ways OCParks is protecting the environment.
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