Courtesy Boyne USA
Golfers, if it was refined, old-school elegance that first drew you to the gentleman’s game, get your knickers to The Heather this summer. The Robert Trent Jones Sr.-designed course at Boyne Highlands—big on wilderness, wide fairways and water hazards—has long been a classic. And now it’s firmly entrenched as first-class, thanks to the return of its caddy service in 2008. Can’t imagine a round without a cart? You’ll get the same assistance’selection, carrying and cleaning of clubs, bunker raking, green reading and pin tending’with a forecaddie, who runs alongside your cart. A relaxing, enjoyable round thus ensured, consider elevating your experience with endless rounds and a free steak dinner. Simply sign up for the Unlimited Golf Package at Boyne Highlands, which includes unlimited golf at the resort’s five courses, lodging, breakfast each morning and a complimentary steak dinner one night of your stay. $129 per person, 3-night minimum. 800-Go-Boyne, package code RGLF on boyne.com. Note: Caddy service begins June 14; forecaddies ($15 per person) or caddies ($35 per person) are mandatory Saturdays and Sundays between 6:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. through August 31. Advance reservations are required, 231-526-3029.