Plan a late summer or fall golf getaway to Minnesota’s Northwoods at Big Sandy Lodge & Resort. Our slice of Big Sandy Lake paradise is a scenic four-mile drive from one of the best golf courses in the Midwest: the Minnesota National Golf Course. This quintessential 27-hole northern Minnesota course is a golfer’s dream with pristine greens, freshwater ponds, valley vistas, and lush woodlands. A golf getaway to McGregor in the fall should be on everyone’s Minnesota bucket list.

Minnesota National Golf Course

Play 18 holes of championship golf at the Minnesota National Golf Course, located four miles southeast of Big Sandy Lodge and 10 miles north of the small town of McGregor. This par-72 gem can play anywhere from 5,139 to 7,230 yards in length, depending on your skill level. Equally challenging as it is majestic, the Minnesota National Golf Course has unique ponds, marshes, wetlands, and hills. If you’re looking for a serene and challenging round of golf in the Northwoods, this course is the #1 choice in the state.

Nine-Hole Course

Savanna is a nine-hole, par-33 course in the heart of the Championship Course. Savanna is ideal for beginners, juniors, and those aiming to have fun merely. This course has a skinny, north-and-south layout near the front nine. Featuring four par threes and only one par five, Savanna is a dream course for golfers who love using irons and wedges.

Shillelagh’s Tap & Grill

You’ll find Shillelagh’s Tap & Grill inside the Minnesota National Golf Course’s massive 20,000 square foot clubhouse. Shillelagh’s has a wide Minnesota craft beer selection, daily happy hour, weekly specials, delicious American food, and tasty cocktails. Sip on a refreshing mojito, share a craft beer flight, or dive into a loaded bloody mary after your round.

Stay and Play

Book a stay and play package through Big Sandy Lodge & Resort with an accommodation located near the 4th or 5th hole at the Minnesota National Golf Course. Choose between Townhouse B, Townhouse C, or the Executive Log Home, all of which house at least eight people at once. Plan your next getaway before it’s too late with Big Sandy at the Minnesota National Golf Course in the beautiful Northwoods of Minnesota!