Treetops Resort features 238 guest rooms, including standard and deluxe hotel rooms and two and three bedroom condominiums. Nearly every room takes advantage of our majestic setting and offers sweeping vistas of ski hills, golf courses, pristine woods or wetlands. Wake up refreshed as a bear in springtime, ready to do it again, for with five courses, 23 runs and the vast beauty of the Michigan wilderness surround you, you’ll never get bored.
Rick Smith Golf Academy
Better golf begins with better instruction.
Search, but you won´t find more experienced, highly-skilled instructors than those at Treetops.
In fact, the Rick Smith Golf Academy is Michigan´s only three-time, Top 25 golf school.
There are 3 variables that lead to playing better golf.
Great Instruction ; Cutting Edge Technology - No different than what ALL of the world´s top players from every TOUR use including Rick Smith´s stable of players; World Class Golf Experience - Not only do the staff provides a world class practice facility (for all seasons), but he provides 81 Spectacular holes to perfect your game.
Whether you´re looking to enhance your full swing, hone your short game or get out on the course to put yourself in real golf situations, the instructors will help you maximize your skills, increase your confidence and lower your score.
Continuity, Longevity, Reliability, Quality, Innovation
These traits define the Rick Smith Golf Academy, one of America´s best.
The Rick Smith Golf Academy is the oldest, continuously operated and most highly acclaimed golf school in Michigan.
Founded by Rick Smith and Henry Young, the Academy was established at Treetops in 1990 and has been under their expert guidance ever since.
From its inception, the over-riding philosophy of the Academy has been clear communication, quality instruction and individualized attention.
Rick Smith Premier Sessions
Men, Ladies, Juniors : The Rick Smith Premier Session, a ½ day full swing session with Rick Smith helped countless golfers improve their games rapidly over the years.
• 3.5 hours of instruction
• Rick Smith Golf Academy Gift
• 2:1 Student to Teacher Ratio, 4 Student Maximum
PRIVATE INSTRUCTION - Men, Women, Juniors
• Private hourly and series sessions are available
• A two hour lesson is encouraged for first time students
• Video analysis is done with every full swing lesson
• Rick Smith, PGA
• Henry Young, PGA