A Michigan resort with a rare codesign by
WHAT Bay Valley Hotel & Resort
WHERE Bay City, Mich.
COST $9 million
HOOK In 1973 Nicklaus codesigned the 6,666-yard course
with Desmond Muirhead. The purchase price includes a 470-acre resort with a
conference center and 145 rooms.
FRINGE BENEFIT How's this for a cultural connection:
The Scottish pop band the Bay City Rollers supposedly got its name by throwing
a dart at a U.S. map. It hit Bay City, which also happens to be the hometown of
Louise Veronica Ciccone, better known as Madonna.