Chicago (use I-94, exit 85)

Approximate Distance: 165 miles. Drive Time: 2 hours, 45 minutes.

Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (use I-94, exit 80)

Approximate Distance: 20 miles. Drive Time: 25–35 minutes.

Grand Rapids (use U.S. 131, exit 49A)

Approximate Distance: 55 miles. Drive Time: 1 hour.

Detroit (use I-94, exit 85)

Approximate Distance: 140 miles. Drive Time: 2 hours, 15 minutes.

From U.S. 131, Exit 49A

US 131 to exit 49A, (Plainwell/M89). East on M89 through Plainwell to junction M89/M43 (11.4 miles). Right (south) to the town of Richland (1 mile). At traffic light, turn left (east) on M89 to 40th Street (4 miles). Left (north) on 40th street to C Avenue (1.2 miles). Left (west) on C Avenue to 4-way stop sign (.4 of a mile). Right (north) on East Gull Lake Drive to GLM entrance (.3 miles). Left (west) on GLM entrance drive to Burlington (.1 mile). Right (north) on Burlington, then a right turn into our Ministry Center parking area.

I-94 going East from Chicago or West from Detroit, Exit 85 

(* indicates locations of GLM signs )

  • Take I-94 to exit 85.
  • Go North on 35th Street until it T’s on DE Avenue * (5.7 mi).
  • Go East (right) on DE Avenue until it T’s on 37th Street  * (1.5 mi).
  • Go North (left) on 37th Street a block to the stop sign.
  • Go East (right) on M-89 to 40th Street * (1.3 mi).
  • Go North (left) on 40th Street to C Avenue * (1.3 mi).
  • Go West (left) on C Avenue to E. Gull Lake Drive * (.5 mi).
  • Go North (right) on E. Gull Lake Drive to GLM entrance drive (.3 mi).
  • Turn West (left) into entrance and proceed to second stop sign (.2 mi).
  • Go North (right) on Burlington Drive, then an immediate left onto Midlake Drive.
  • Go North (right) on Burlington Drive to Ministry Center parking area (.1 mi).

Area map around Gull Lake