Winter Project Highlights

Blog Post By: Craig McKinley, Grounds Department


Despite the unseasonably warm weather a couple of weeks ago, it is looking like Mother Nature wants to have a couple more weeks of winter. However, golf season is still right around the corner. The Grounds.

Posted by admin at Mar 14, 2017 Category: March 2017
Tags: Bucks Run Golf Club, Mt. Pleasant, MI, Grounds Department, Maintenance, Trees, Vermicompost

Prepping for Fall

Blog Post By: Craig McKinley

Here at Bucks Run Golf Club, fall is coming fast. In my opinion, cool mornings and beautiful colors always make for the best time to golf in Michigan. As I am sure you know, the dry summer came to an abrupt end with us seeing close to 7” of rain in August. Thankfully, when the Fisher family built Bucks Run, they did all the right things,.

Posted by admin at Aug 30, 2016 Category: August 2016
Tags: Bucks Run Golf Club, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, Golf, Fall, Maintenance, Aerification, Nursery top

An Update from the Grounds Crew

Blog Post By: Craig McKinley

I hope this update finds you well and enjoying the beautiful days we have been having. This summer has been full of great golfing days and gorgeous sunrises. I wanted to first share this picture overlooking our 14th green. Every morning when I make a scouting run around the golf course, I.

Posted by admin at Jun 28, 2016 Category: June 2016
Tags: Bucks Run Golf Club, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, Sunrise, Grounds, Maintenance, Moisture, Water top

Introducing Bill - Winter Maintenance

Welcome back everyone! Today, I would like to take a few moments to introduce to you our Equipment Manager, Bill. He is one of our busiest people on staff in the winter, as he plays a vital role in the maintenance of all the equipment we use around the course. His duty is to inspect every piece of equipment before the arrival of spring, make any needed repairs, and also perform routine maintenance where necessary.  Generally, this will include sharpening blades.

Posted by admin at Jan 13, 2015 Category: January 2015
Tags: Bucks Run Golf Club, Winter, Maintenance, Bill top