Franklin Hills Country Club

31675 Inkster Rd,

Franklin, Michigan 48025

  • Office

    +1 (248) 851 2200
  • Pro shop

    +1 (248) 851 2200
  • Golf pro

    Jeffrey Ferry (PGA Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes.

  • Designer:

    Donald Ross
Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6923
6003
5387
Par
71
71
71
SSS or slope
73.7
69.3
71.6

Location

Latitude:

42.519853

Longitude:

-83.321910

How to get there:

3.5 mi NE of Farmington Hills / 20 mi NW of downtown Detroit.

Franklin Hills Country Club

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.

Est. 1927

Franklin Hills Country Club, home to one of Michigan's finest golf courses, is located in the outer northwestern suburbs of Detroit. Open rolling terrain, interspersed with more tree-lined holes, a liberal array of grass-fronted bunkers and not too much water in play are key hallmarks of this resplendent Donald Ross design. A private club, exclusively for the use of members and their invited guests.
List of courses: Michigan (Lower Peninsula)

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Private club - guests may only play if hosted by a member.

Green fees

Outside visitor fee not applicable; course exclusively for members and their guests.

Did you know?

Franklin Hills Country Club has staged a number of top level events over the years, most notably the US Women's Amateur Championship in 1947, which was won by legendary golfer Louise Suggs (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Franklin Hills CC).

Published ranking

2019/20 Golf Digest rating: 16th best course in Michigan.

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