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Category - Going for the Green

Thoughts and writing on the world of golf and golf course architecture.

Pawley Plantation Golf and CC

As is the case when you travel down to the southern U.S.A., weather patterns can be quite consistent. It was no surprise then when we woke up Sunday and looked out our balcony down at the golf course we’re staying on to see the sun reflected...

Pine Lakes Golf and CC – The Grandaddy

When we finished playing up in Cleveland last week, one of the fine fellows we met there was a Myrtle Beach regular. When we told him we were South Carolina bound, he provided us with a list of the courses he recommended we play. We were...

Lake Presidential Golf Club, Maryland

When you are 3,000 miles from home and in an area for the first time, choosing where to golf is not always a successful decision.  One way I decide is by looking for golf courses managed by successful management companies like Troon Golf...

The Quarry Golf Club – Canton, Ohio

Sitting in the breakfast nook at the hotel in Canton, Ohio, Friday morning a few feet from me were four fellows all wearing stylish golf hats representing various golf courses. It was all the impetus I needed to say good morning and strike up...

Valley of the Eagles

You may never make Elyria, Ohio a holiday or golf destination, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t go there. What you might do and this comes highly recommended, very highly actually, from both Myra and me is include it in your itinerary when...

Arbutus Ridge GC

A recent day trip to Victoria ,BC to get our SUV serviced 2 hours south of our home in Parksville turned into over nighting in beautiful Brentwood Bay and 18 holes of golf. With more than a dozen great choices of courses in Victoria, we opted...

Desert Hills Golf Course – Yuma AZ

Back in 1973, the City of Yuma Recreational Department first opened Desert Hills Golf Course. The course was opened and made available to the citizens of Yuma to provide a place to enjoy golf and enrich the quality of life for Yuma community...

Mesa Del Sol GC- Yuma AZ

A Rekindled Golf Club   After a recharging day, which basically involved a lot of laziness which I think was well deserved, we were geared up to play a course that was receiving high praise from the golfers around the RV Park where we were...

Yuma Golf and Country Club –

YGCC – Private Course/Public  Feel Long before golf courses had 6 separate tee boxes, multi-tiered greens and 10-foot-deep bunkers the game was a much simpler challenge. It was also perhaps much less stressful and the investment in golf...