Visiting the Downs

Crystal Downs is a members-only Club. If you plan to visit Crystal Downs with a member of the Club, we want you to have the information you need to enjoy the culture of this special place.

Crystal Downs is a private Country Club with a rich tradition. It is essentially an informal place, without undue rules or restrictions, other than those of good common courtesy. In order to maintain this as a special place to share with family and friends, there are expectations for dress and conduct.

  • Attire for Clubhouse Dining
    • In keeping with our Crystal Downs’ culture and the wish to maintain the club as a special place to share with family and friends, the appropriate attire for dining at the clubhouse is as follows:

      In the Clubhouse Upper Dining Room, Friday through Sunday, the required attire for all gentlemen 15 years and older shall be jackets, long pants and shirts with collars. Gentlemen under 15 shall be attired consistent with their ages and the intent of the dress code which includes collared shirts. Dresses and nice slacks are appropriate for the ladies. Jackets are optional Tuesday through Thursday, and from time to time for special club events or during the month of September.

      In the Lower Dining Room, Sunset Room and Patio traditional tailored golf attire and tasteful casual wear is acceptable. Bermuda shorts are allowed, but no denim, blue jeans, cut offs, tennis shorts, gym shorts or short shorts are allowed. T shirts, fish net shirts, tank tops or halter tops are not allowed.

  • Attire for Golf Course and Practice Areas
    • Members are responsible for the proper attire of their guests and must ensure that they abide by this dress code.

      Men –
      Shirts with collars and sleeves, slacks, knickers, Bermuda shorts (no more than 4” above the center of the knee). Shirts must be worn inside shorts or slacks.

      Women – Golf shirts (sleeveless shirts must have a collar . . . shirts without a collar must have sleeves), skirts, slacks, Bermuda shorts (no more than 4” above the center of the knee).

      Attire, such as tennis shorts, gym shorts, jeans, cut-offs, tee shirts, tank and halter-tops or fish net shirts, is not permitted. Mid-thigh and short-shorts are not permitted for men or women.

      Shoes – only golf or tennis shoes are permitted on the course and practice area. Metal spikes are not allowed.

  • Technology Policy
    • In keeping with the goals and philosophy of the Club, we ask that you honor the following policy:

      • Cell phones and electronic devices must be in silent mode always.
      • Cell phone calls and voice message retrieval
        Strictly prohibited in all areas of the club except the parking lot. A call may be made only in the case of a true medical emergency or to report an inoperable golf cart.
      •  Texting and e-mail
        Strictly forbidden in the Clubhouse and Patio, Golf Shop, practice putting green and cart staging area.
        Texting and e-mail features may be used discreetly in the following areas: the golf course, practice range, tennis courts, Clubhouse lawn (except during Club events) and the parking lot. Use of the features must not affect others or slow the pace of play.
      •  Camera features
        Strictly forbidden in the Golf Shop, practice putting green and cart staging area.
        Camera features may be used in the following areas: the golf course, practice range, tennis courts, Clubhouse and Patio, and Clubhouse lawn.
        Use of the features must not affect others or slow the pace of play.
      •  Video playback, music, games and other features
        Strictly forbidden in all areas of the Club except for the practice range and tennis courts, where video playback may be used exclusively for instructional purposes.


      It is the responsibility of Members to ensure their guests and family members are aware of this policy and adhere to it. Members will be held responsible for violations of the policy by their guests and family members. 

Golf Shop

Phone: 231-352-7979
249 E. Crystal Downs Drive
Frankfort MI 49635



Business Office 

Phone: 231-352-9933
481 Parkview Lane
P.O. Box 329
Frankfort, MI 49635



Clubhouse

Phone: 231-352-4561
252 E. Crystal Downs Drive
Frankfort, MI 49635


  • 249 Crystal Downs Dr, Frankfort, MI 49635
  • Phone: 231-352-9933


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