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Springdale Country Club

Springdale Country Club has a rich and flavorful history. Fred Tingle had a vision. Tingle was the executive of the Butterick Corporation in Manhattan, NY, the creator of the first graded sewing pattern. Fred saw himself as a golf course owner, one day retiring to the mountains - s...



Chestnut Valley Golf Course Review

The Chestnut Valley Golf Course & Restaurant is a semi-private facility that opened for play in 1994. The course was designed by local PGA professional Larry Mancour and is located in Harbor Springs, Michigan. Chestnut Valley plays 6,506 yards from the back tees with a course rating o...



The Club at Ibis

To say The Club at Ibis is a residential golf community is a gross understatement; it's a community that relishes in a lifestyle that has it all. Behind the secure gates of this West Palm Beach community are 33 neighborhoods with over 1850 homes. Ibis is a mandatory membership communi...



Woodstone Meadows at Massanutten Resort

Woodstone Meadows Golf Course at Massanutten Resort is an executive length golf course but plays far from it. Although the course plays to a length of 5,065 yards of golf with a par of 65, it is anything but a pushover. You'll find nine par 3s, seven par 4s, and two par 5s; both play ...



Mountain Greens at Massanutten Resort

If you're looking to play some mountain golf on a course that isn't real long but will challenge you and have you using every club in the bag, then the Mountain Greens Golf Course at Massanutten Resort is a course you've got to play. The Mountain Greens Golf Course at Massanutten R...



Jacobson Re-Opens Sunset Valley Golf Club

The re-opening of Sunset Valley Golf Club in Highland Park, Illinois concludes a summer in which the work of golf course architect Rick Jacobson has been featured prominently in top professional and amateur tournament settings. Jacobson's 18-hole renovation of Sunset Valley succeed...



Mammoth Dunes Golf Course Review

I accept the premise that if you have one 18-holer you have a golf course, but if you have two - or more - you have a golf destination. Well, Sand Valley is definitely a golf destination now. This Mike Keiser-developed facility in Central Wisconsin opened its first course on May 2...



Sage Run Golf Course Review

Very few new golf courses are opening these days. That's just a reflection of these economic times. One did in July in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, however. The Paul Albanese-designed Sage Run is brand new. It's no renovation built over an existing course. This one was created on pr...



Getting To Know: Sunset Valley Golf Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Ryan Ochs who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats and...



Nancy Lopez Scholarship Invitational

Mark your calendar and sign up now! Nancy Lopez Scholarship Invitational September 26, 2018 at 8:30 Format: 4 person scramble $125 per player followed by a lunch and golf clinic conducted by Nancy Lopez. Where: The Max: A Robert Trent Jones II Signature Course 27700 FM...



Under New Ownership, Four Seasons Resort To Reopen

With new ownership in place, an iconic Wisconsin resort is set to reopen after being closed for several years while a popular ski and golf resort in Michigan's Upper Peninsula will receive a multi-million dollar facelift. The Four Seasons Island Resort in Pembine Wisconsin and Pine...



Pine Mountain/Timberstone To Receive Multi-Million Dollar Renovations

With new ownership in place, an iconic Wisconsin resort is set to reopen after being closed for several years while a popular ski and golf resort in Michigan's Upper Peninsula will receive a multi-million dollar facelift. The Four Seasons Island Resort in Pembine Wisconsin and Pine...



Pinecrest Golf Club on Lake Lotela

I'm a huge fan of Donald Ross-designed golf courses. Many people associate Donald Ross with ultra-challenging courses that feature small domed greens a la Pinehurst #2. But if you study Donald Ross, you'll find that nothing could be further from the truth. His greens typically have a ...



Cleghorn Golf and Sports Club

Cleghorn Golf and Sports Club at Tryon Resort (formerly Cleghorn Plantation) has a rich history. In 1764, the Crown Governor of the Colony of NC granted land to John McDowell who grew wheat, cotton and corn on his plantation. Eleven years later, the plantation was purchased by William...



Island Hills Golf Club & Resort

Tucked away in the midst of Michigan's Amish country, midway between Chicago and Detroit, is Island Hills Golf Club & Resort. Here, you'll be treated like royalty as soon as you pull into the parking lot. An attendant will load up your bag and whisk it away to the clubhouse. Venture i...



Laurel Ridge Country Club

Laurel Ridge was originally settled by the family of Edward Hyatt shortly before the American Revolution. Over a century later, Hyatt's great-grandson, Jefferson D. Hyatt, built what would eventually become the Piedmont Inn in the exact spot where Laurel Ridge's pavilion stands today...



Brunswick Country Club

To many ardent golfers, Pinehurst #2 is Donald Ross' crowning achievement, especially the domed, convex-shaped greens for which the course has become revered. These greens are not only tough to hold on long approach shots, they feature intricate breaks that are almost invisible to the...



Champion Hills

Champion Hills is an upscale residential community and home to Champion Hills Golf Club; a year-round facility nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. Both the community and the club are made up of residents and members that hail from more than 36 states across the US; ...



Linville Land Harbor -

The Golf Club at Linville Land Harbor didn't just happen, it evolved over time; thirteen years to be exact. Work started in the fall of 1969 under the guidance of well-known course architect Tom Jackson. The course was built on 53 acres of land and the original routing called for a 9-...



Sugar Mountain Golf Club

Sugar Mountain Golf Club has a very interesting history. The land was originally part of 16,000 acres sold to Hugh MacRae that included Linville Resorts and Grandfather Mountain. McRae passed away in 1952 and willed the property to his grandson George. Nothing much happened with the p...



Sapphire National Golf Club -

Golf course designer Ron Garl has created over 250 golf courses around the world and Sapphire National Golf Club is certainly one of his finest. It has received a 4 ½ star golf course rating from Golf Digest. Garl has stated that his goal at Sapphire National "was to design an excitin...



Pelican's Nest Golf Club

Flash back for a moment to 1985. The golf industry is on the rise and the real estate market in Florida is booming. As northerners reach retirement age, their mind is set upon moving to Florida and playing golf into their twilight years. All is good in the Sunshine State. Two po...



Reunion Resort

Salamander's Reunion Resort, just west of Orlando Florida, is how to three fantastic golf courses by three of the game's greatest players: Jack Nicklaus, ow Watson and the late, great, King, Arnold Palmer. The Arnold Palmer Course at Reunion Resort plays 6,916 yards from the back t...



The King & Bear Course at World Golf Village

The King & Bear golf course at The World Golf Village in St. Augustine, FL is, in the words of co-designer Jack Nicklaus, "a collaboration of two friends, and an opportunity to bring a friendship together." The "King" - Arnold Palmer - and "Bear" Jack Nicklaus, joined together to crea...



Country Club of Ocala

When potential members are considering a new - or in the case of Florida, another - country club to join, there are several criteria that come into play. Typically, at or near, the top of the list are amenities and dining; price (i.e. initiation fees, monthly dues, etc.) ultimately fi...



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