Shanty Creek Resorts is a four-season destination resort and conference center spanning 4,500 acres and three distinct villages—Summit, Schuss and Cedar River. Each village includes lodging, dining, golf and downhill skiing and cross country trails. Located in Bellaire, among the chain of lakes region, and just 31 miles northeast of Traverse City, Michigan.
Named among the Top Golf Resorts in the World (Conde Nast Traveler, April 2011), Shanty Creek’s four award-winning championship golf courses including Arnold Palmer’s The Legend and Tom Weiskopf’s decorated Cedar River GC, plus the acclaimed Schuss Mountain course, and the original Summit course. Stay + Play Golf Packages range from “A Room & A Round” to “Unlimited Golf” on any of SCR’s four courses.
In winter Schuss and Summit’s two mountain experience provides 53 downhill slopes, six terrain parks, 30 km of cross country Nordic trails, and a five-lane alpine tubing park.
All lodging is on-resort property totaling 420 rooms. Each village of Shanty Creek—Summit, Cedar River and Schuss—has well-appointed hotel rooms, multiple condominiums, and rental homes to provide variety and options for all sizes and budgets.