Kapalua Plantation Returns To Full Maui Power

Changes Challenge, Delight Tour Pro & Resort Player Alike
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The Plantation Course at Kapalua Resort isn’t all rainbows and unicorns. OK, it does produce its share of rainbows, right after a tropical downpour, framed like a full-color island fever dream by the churning Pacific. And among world-class destination layouts, it is quite singular in setting, style and sheer size of its footprint upon the Read more…

Hot Golf Times In Scottsdale (And Phoenix)

Winter Is Wonderful, But It Rocks Year-Round
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Tempus fugit, as the Romans uttered – and, as proof, it’s already that fabled time of year when Arizona transforms itself from the world’s largest outdoor sauna into a golfer’s Valhalla, especially in and around Phoenix, and more specifically, Scottsdale. There are likely more good golf holes around these here parts than anywhere in the Read more…

Saddle Up for Austin and Horseshoe Bay

Music, Golf Make For Tasty Texas Two-Step
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From chords to courses, a fine Swing & Song golf travel tune emerges from the Hill Country of Central Texas. Before scoring some tranquil time at the renovated Horseshoe Bay Resort, just 50 miles northwest of the city proper, the sharp spur will saddle up for a few days in diverse Austin, where you’ll find Read more…

Gotta Love Sea Island Performance Center

Expanded Teaching Facility Is Truly State-Of-The-Art
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Four decades ago, Davis Love, Jr., built a small shed with two hitting bays that became the first Golf Performance Center at Georgia’s Sea Island Golf Resort. Three years after Love’s death in a place crash — under the supervision of his longtime friend Jack Lumpkin — a 4,000 square-foot Golf Performance Center made its Read more…

Las Vegas Golf Is A Great Bet

A Plan For Your Next Sin City Sojourn

If you wanna spice up that golf with some debaucherous revelry, you could make it a casino course destination. You could. Why not, instead, do the Real Deal? Why not Las Vegas? So here in nutshell is your down and dirty guide to a Sin City golf getaway. PEG IT The top honor in Vegas Read more…

New Zealand Golf: Worth The Journey

Everything You’ve Heard Is True, Winter or Summer

You may have heard of the All Blacks, New Zealand’s legendary national rugby team. Or you may know the country currently holds the America’s Cup trophy for its 2017 win in the world’s premier sailing competition. Perhaps you have indulged in one of the outstanding wines created in New Zealand. Cheers to that. But New Read more…

Vietnam’s Laguna Lang Co Resorts Get High Marks

Award-Winning Hotels Complete An Exotic Package
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Golf courses all over Asia are often anchored by a great hotel. Until now, however, no club could boast of having not just one, but two of the region’s highest rated resorts within a well-struck iron shot of the clubhouse. Such a scenario has just come to pass at Laguna Lang Co in Central Vietnam. Read more…

Barefoot Resort & Golf To Host Family Golf Week  

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Family Golf Week, which includes the Father-Son Team Classic, will call Barefoot Resort & Golf home in 2020. Home to courses designed Tom Fazio, Davis Love III, Greg Norman and Pete Dye, the resort will host Family Golf Week July 15-18. Barefoot is an ideal hub for an event that attracts golfers from across the Read more…

Reynolds Lake Oconee Reopens Great Waters Course

Nicklaus Layout Gets An Impressive Makeover

Following an 18-month total renovation, Great Waters at Reynolds Lake Oconee has re-opened. The completely rebuilt, modernized, and reconditioned version of the 1992 original is a visually breathtaking 18 holes of championship golf along Georgia’s Lake Oconee shoreline that looks almost exactly the way Jack Nicklaus first designed it—but better.  “’Spectacular’ is a pretty good Read more…

Wynn Las Vegas Course Reopens

The only resort golf course on the Las Vegas Strip returns to Wynn Las Vegas on Friday, October 11, with the grand reopening of the Wynn Golf Club. The original 18-hole championship course established in 2005 has been reimagined by legendary golf course architect Tom Fazio to give players a new golf experience from the Read more…