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La Cantera Resort and Spa Palmer Course San...

When Myra and I arrived in the beautiful Monte Vista Historical District San Antonio, Texas, on Friday, November 8th for our 4 day stay, one of our most anticipated planned outings was playing golf at La Cantera Resort and Spa. With a number of...

Contraband Bayou GC, Lake Charles, Louisiana

When you look at the impressive list of courses designed by the iconic master of golf course construction Tom Fazio, dozens of them are sites or former sites of PGA and LPGA events. I have played a few of them including Sea Island GC, The...

Magnolia Grove – The Falls Mobile...

Among the 11 sites on The Robert Trent Jones Trail, Magnolia Grove offers 54 holes of golf, 2 amazing full-length Par 72 beauties and an equally rewarding 18-hole course of all Par 3’s aptly called The Short Course. Starts like this on the Par...

The Dogwood Course at Lakewood Golf Club...

It’s very rare for me to struggle to describe in words augmented with photos the true essence of what a golf course offers. Today’s round at Lakewood Golf Club was so much more than tee up ball, hit ball, putt ball. If the nature and the...

Magnolia Grove – Crossings Course...

There are few place that I really want to keep revisiting to play golf as much as Alabama and in particular any of the magnificent courses on the Robert Trent Jones Trail. Begin your round gazing down the fairway on the Par 4 1st with delight...

Southwood Golf Club – Tallahassee...

It was mid-November of 2017 when Myra and I were first introduced to the beautiful Southwood Golf Club in Tallahassee, Florida. To the infrequent visitor it would not appear that much has really changed. The few physical improvements that were...

Westin Savannah Harbor Golf and Spa Resort

The lengthy list of golf courses designed and built by the legendary Bob Cupp is as impressive a  catalog of any golf course designer in history. This also includes numerous redesigns and renovations. There is a certain exclusive pedigree...

Palmetto Dunes Resort – Robert Trent...

Located a mere mile apart does not mean that two courses look or play the same. In spite of being located in the gorgeous confines of The Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort our Monday venue The George Fazio Course and The Robert Trent Jones...