‘Pete Dye has always made the most of the glorious possibilities that the land affords. He is nature’s best collaborator and this time, he has truly outdone himself.’ Herbert V. Kohler... read more
Despite its small-town setting, the 2006 opening of Wisconsin’s Erin Hills golf course was one of the most eagerly anticipated of the 2000s. This was not due to the event being carried out with any...read more
The story of the founding of Bandon Dunes in Oregon has been often told. Chicago businessman Mike Keiser fell in love with links golf on a trip abroad, and decided to search the United States for t...read more
Situated on the outskirts of the quiet Wisconsin village of Kohler, about an hour north of Milwaukee, Blackwolf Run is a 36-hole resort facility set beside the constantly winding Sheboygan River. N...read more
From humble beginnings on a six-hole course on the East Side of Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Country Club developed into the state’s most prestigious private club when it moved to its present home nort...read more
As those who play our great game are aware, one of the many things that separate golf from other individual sports are ranking lists and those lively course comparison debates that most of us enjoy...read more
One of the more pleasing trends in modern golf is the return of the short course, and the elevation of pitch and putt golf in America from an afterthought to a key part of operations. Leading resor...read more
In Volume 3 of The Confidential Guide to Golf Courses, Tom Doak published that:
“The expansion of the original Kohler course from 18 holes to 27 to 36 split the original holes between the t...read more
Originally developed during prohibition by a company with connections to the Chicago mob, the Links Course at Lawsonia in central Wisconsin was conceived as part of a hotel, casino and golf destina...read more
From GolfDigest.com comes this description of the Troy Burne Golf Course.
Drawing upon Lehman's extensive PGA Tour experience, Hurdzan and Fry created an 18 that several Golf Digest panel...read more
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