The Fortress
Golf Course

Grab your clubs and head over to The Fortress and treat yourself to one of Michigan’s most stunning golf courses. With over 6,000 yards of impressive play on an 18-hole, par 72 course, you’re sure to enjoy your time on the course. Just a short walk from downtown Frankenmuth, and you’re ready to play!

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The Fortress

Golf Course

The Fortress is a division of Zehnder’s and is one of Michigan’s top 25 golf courses. This breathtaking beauty spans over 6,800 yards of remarkable gameplay, highlighted by fescue-covered mounds, and lush sectioned greens. The Fortress was designed by golf architect Dick Nugent in 1992, which reveals characteristics of golf’s early Scottish origins. Bent-grass tees, greens, and fairways surround 75 bunkers.

Players have a few warm-up options, including the putting green, the chipping green with a practice bunker, and the target-oriented driving range. Special events, tournaments, clinics, and junior programs are scheduled throughout the season.

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The Fortress
Clubhouse & Pro Shop

The Fortress offers a wide range of options for your next golf outing. Stop by the clubhouse for a quick bite or grab a drink at our full-service bar.

Looking for new golf gear? Or forgot yours at home? Our Pro Shop has the latest quality golf gear. The shop carries many prominent brands and various styles for men and women.

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The Fortress Fall Classic

October 6
Join us on Friday, October 6th for The Fortress Fall Classic, an 18-hole golf scramble event located at The Fortress Golf Course in Frankenmuth. The Fortress Fall Classic features 18 holes of golf with cart with a 12 pm shotgun start followed by a “Zehnder’s Premium Feast Dinner” and 4 premium cigars. After golf, enjoy a buffet style Premium Feast Dinner in Zehnder’s Townhall Dining Room.

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