Oakland County parks golf courses now open

OAKLAND COUNTY —

Swing on over — the Oakland County Parks golf courses are now open.

Early season special rates are in effect through May 15. Golfers can save $3 off 9 hole green fees or $5 off 18 hole green fees at Glen Oaks, Springfield Oaks and White Lake Oaks. Additional discounts include Junior Golfers (ages 17 and under) play free after 4 p.m. on weekends (with a paying parent/guardian) and twilight rates after 4 p.m. on weekends.

Golf highlights for 2009 include tournaments, Rise & 9, Nine & Dine, Spring Scramble and more.

Oakland County Parks courses include Glen Oaks in Farmington Hills; Lyon Oaks in Wixom; Springfield Oaks in Davisburg; and White Lake Oaks in White Lake. Red Oaks in Madison Heights will be closed in 2009 due to an Oakland County Water Resources Commission construction project.

Sign up online to receive exclusive golf discounts. For a complete listing of clinics, tournaments, fees, discounts, course features, phone numbers and maps, visit www.golfoakland.us.