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Category - Golf Course Reviews – Canada

A year of courses: Cabot, Calgary and Laval...

Course I’m most intrigued by: Cabot Cliffs I toured all of Cabot Cliffs in July, walking with Bill Coore, one of the architects behind the project. I don’t think there’s ever been so much attention for a course in Canada prior to it opening...

Fairview Mountain, BC – Fair in every...

There are scant few places you can play golf as early as April in most of Canada, with our unpredictable winters often extending in to the May delaying and shortening some seasons to a mere 5 months. To escape the doldrums of these long prairie...

Cabot Links debuts in world Top 100

Golf Magazine unveiled it list of newcomers to its world Top 100 golf course list yesterday. Along with Donald Trump’s course in Scotland and a Coore/Crenshaw design in China, Cabot Links, located in Inverness, NS, cracked the list at 82...

Course review: Glen Abbey Golf Club

Course review: Glen Abbey GC (Oakville, Ont. — 1976) Architect: Jack Nicklaus Overview: It has held a boatload of Opens, and been witness to some of the great shots in Canada’s golfing history. But is Glen Abbey any good? I’ll...

Returning to Sagebrush

In some ways driving up the laneway to Sagebrush is very familiar. After all, I’ve been to the course numerous times, first when it was in construction, and later to test my game against its devilishly large greens, firm fairways and the ever...

Course Review: Royal Mayfair (Edmonton...

Course Review: Royal Mayfair (Edmonton, Alberta) Designer: Stanley Thompson (with alterations by Les Furber and Ted Locke) Overview: Mayfair is the blue blood club of Edmonton, mirroring the likes of Rosedale in Toronto or Capilano in Vancouver...

Course review: Rideau View Country Club

Course Review: Rideau View  (Manotick, Ont.) Designer: Howard Watson/Robbie Robinson   Overview: Rideau View finally received some attention last year when it vaulted into SCOREGolf’s Top 100 courses list. Admittedly it was a course I...

Course review: Westmount Golf and Country...

Course Review:  Westmount Golf and Country Club (Stanley Thompson, 1931) Architect: Stanley Thompson Overview: Somehow Westmount has always been highly regarded and slightly overlooked at the same time. Maybe it is because it is located in...