Directions

The Chief | 5085 Shanty Creek Road | Bellaire, MI 49615

From Gaylord - 42 min
  1. Start out going west on Main St/M-32 toward Michigan Ave. Continue to follow M-32 (4.7 mi)
  2. Turn left onto Alba Rd (3.8 mi)
  3. Alba Rd becomes CR-C42/Alba Hwy (9.4 mi)
  4. Turn Slight left onto S US-131 (6.7 mi)
  5. Turn right onto M-88/E State St (10.5 mi)
  6. Turn right onto Shanty Creek Rd. The Chief Golf Resort is on the left (1 mi)
From Grand Rapids - 2 hrs 25 mins
  1. Start out on US-131 N toward Cadillac (144.2 mi)
  2. Turn slight left onto S Johnson Rd (1.3 mi)
  3. Turn left onto W Elder Rd (1 mi)
  4. Turn right onto Bailey Rd (1.2 mi)
  5. Turn left onto M-88 (7.9 mi)
  6. Turn right on to Shanty Creek Rd. The Chief Golf Resort is on the left (1 mi)
From Lansing - 2 hrs 55 mins
  1. Take US-127 N toward Flint/Clare (86.5 mi)
  2. Keep left to stay on US-127 N toward Mackinac Bridge (51.1 mi)
  3. Merge onto I-75 N (4.5 mi)
  4. Merge onto I-75-BL N via exit 254 on the left (1.8 mi)
  5. Turn left onto M-72/M-93 (17.6 mi)
  6. Turn right onto CR-571 (13.3 mi)
  7. Turn slight right onto S Williams St/US-131/M-66 (.07 mi)
  8. Take the 1st left onto M-88/E State St (10.5 mi)
  9. Turn right onto Shanty Creek Rd. The Chief Golf Resort will be on the left (1 mi)
From Petoskey - 55 mins
  1. Start out on St/US-131 (36.9 mi)
  2. Turn right onto M-88/E State St (10.5)
  3. Turn right onto Shanty Creek Rd. The Chief Golf Resort is on the left (1 mi)

The chief golf course is now closed for the season