Golf Course Turtle Lake on the Nature Pathways overlooking hole #1 at Golden Sands Golf Course

Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar is Your Family Destination for Fun!

One Destination, So many ways to Play!

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Bucket Bar Restaurant

Ultra Thin Crust Cheese Pizza and Hand tossed Herb Crust Pepperoni Pizza from the Bucket Bar

Join us in a unique setting for your whole family! With plenty of room to let the kids run and play, you can sit back and enjoy a yummy creation from the Bucket Bar! We are most known for our Award Winning Herb Crusted Pizzas! 

Our 10 page menu features baked chicken wings, sandwiches, fresh salads, healthy gluten free & vegan options that actually taste good, and the largest drink & cocktail selection around!

The Golf Course

Turtle Lake of Hole #1 is a dogleg left around the pond with a large sand bunker next to the green.

This enjoyable 9 hole, par 4 golf course has excellent greens, incredible layout, and 4 sets of tees so everyone can play together. It's long enough to hit your driver, 

yet short enough to just have FUN! 

Kids Camps, Lessons, Leagues, 

Outings, Tee Times, & Pricing 

are all available for you!


Sneak Peak at your Celebration! Weddings at Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar.

Looking for a unique and delicious destination to Celebrate? You found it! With acres to access, and options for all, Celebrations & Weddings at Golden Sands is for you! 

Golden Events


If it's Fun... Let's Do it! 

These Open Events range from Golf Outings, to Stein Hoisting. From School Functions, to Jeep Invasions. Check out all we have coming your way next!

Music Live Series

Kyle Jennings playing for Heros on the Dunes

Dance & Relax with our Live Music Series! Entertainers from all over come to share their talents with you! 

All events are no cover, and family friendly. 

Cottage Rental

Cottage on the Course at Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar.

Love our backyard feel? Now you can make Golden Sands your real back yard for your vacation! This 5 bedroom Cottage on the Course even includes Golf Packages! Reserve your weekend


Shopping at Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar

Looking for something pure Michigan? We have unique products that we can ship to you as well as pick up in-store. A large collection of Bloody Mary Mixes, Custom Seasonings, Apperal & More!

Nature Pathways & Learning

Turtles & Nature Pathways at Golden Sands Golf Course & Bucket Bar

Yes! We are Pet friendly! We are also home to Hundreds of researched turtles! You and your leashed friends are welcome to walk our Nature's Pathways! Learning Classes are available as well!