Hilton Head Golf Island Releases Fall Golf Packages

Hilton Head Golf Island, the golf marketing arm of Hilton Head, Bluffton and Beaufort area golf courses, is urging golfers to book their trips to this popular Lowcountry destination much further in advance than in previous years. One of America’s true golf capitals, Hilton Head is experiencing the same historic uptick in demand and other Read more…

Destination: Hilton Head ‘Golf Island’

Harbour Town Golf Links

Before there was Bandon Dunes, Sand Valley, Streamsong and the American Club, there was Hilton Head. This iconic golf destination in South Carolina’s famed Lowcountry region that came of age in the 80s and 90s remains one the East Coast’s premier strongholds for high-end resort and daily fee golf. Buoyed by a $200 million-plus investment Read more…

Five Family-Friendly Golf Getaways for 2022

Spring break is just a few weeks away for most school districts, while summer break is just over the horizon. Across the country, vacations are being painstakingly planned by diligent moms and dads with “advanced degrees” in Google, Bing, Trip Advisor and Yelp. And these days, many parents also have a “minor” in golf. With Read more…

Phantom of the Open is an Oscars Contender

“Caddyshack” is an iconic golf movie for slapstick and gag fans.  “Happy Gilmore” finds Adam Sandler turning a hockey stick into a driver and fairway wood.  “Tin Cup” boasts the star power of Kevin Costner and Rene Russo.  Then there are more recent golf films that fell so short that I was left scarred from Read more…

Swing into Spring 2022 at These Southeastern Golf Destinations

There’s more to the Southeast than just college football. That’s right, before the overlapping SEC and ACC regions perennially produced America’s national champion seemingly every year, they were home to many of the best golf destinations in the U.S. As we round winter’s corner into the peak spring season, here’s a short-list of golf resorts Read more…

P.B. Dye’s ‘Diabolical’ Best

If there was a shortlist of the unsung heroes of golf course architecture’s modern era, P.B. Dye would likely find himself on it. Given his unabashedly outgoing demeanor and penchant for expressing strong opinions about anything from golf to college football, it’s a wonder he never got more “press.” While he could certainly be the Read more…

Best Tom Fazio Mountain Courses to Play (or Join)

Champion Hills

With all due respect to Jack Nicklaus, Tom Weiskopf and Donald Ross, Tom Fazio is the undisputed king of modern mountain golf course architecture. And as we approach his 77th birthday on Feb. 10, it’s only appropriate that we give credit where so much credit it due. From the Blue Ridge to the Rockies and Read more…

Three Mountain Golf ‘Must Plays’ This Spring

Spring is just a few weeks away in the Southeastern U.S. as temps will begin to climb into the 60s in late February and early March. The southern tier of the Blue Ridge Mountains, cutting through parts of Virginia, the Carolinas and northern Georgia, is the first mountain golf region to open each year, featuring Read more…

Pinehurst Resort by the Numbers

A Guide to the Cradle of American Golf

Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina’s famed Sandhills has undergone nothing short of a renaissance over the past decade. From the restoration of No. 2, the opening of The Cradle, the reimagination of No. 4 and the USGA’s Golf House Pinehurst, the past decade has been a whirlwind of activity that has set the golf world Read more…

Must Visit Golf Courses in California

California Dreaming

  When it comes to choosing a vacation destination, California often comes at the top of the list, and for a good reason. It’s a beautiful place to vacation in that offers a little something for everyone’s tastes. Although it is best known for its surfing opportunities, there is so much more to this popular Read more…

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