A former gravel quarry near Tacoma, Wash., is not the first place one would expect to find the world’s top new golf course.
Canadian designer Doug Carrick took both the high road and the low road when building the Carrick at Cameron House (+44.1389.755.565,
The 16th tee of the Powerscourt Estate’s West Course invites lingering.
I have seen my swing on video before, and it is not a pretty sight. However, the view is far more palatable when I am recast as Mr.
The pool terrace at Cielos Palmillas’ No. 77 sits just above the seventh fairway of the Ocean Course in Los Cabos, Mexico.
The two courses at the Pelican Hill Golf Club (www.pelicanhill.com) in Newport Coast, Calif., reopened in November after
My tee shot on the third hole of the Mission Hills Golf Club’s newest course, a Pete Dye design that opened in September, has found the first cut of rough.
Tim Blackford, general manager of the Bahía Beach Resort & Golf Club in Puerto Rico, steps back from his ball on the course’s 13th tee.
On its path through central Scotland, the Highland Fault skirts the southern end of Loch Lomond in the shape of a shepherd’s staff.
The view from the 13th green at the Shark’s Tooth golf club may be obscured, but few locations offer a clearer perspective of Greg Norman’s design philosophy.
Pebble Beach, long a destination for lovers of golf, horses, and classic cars, is turning its attention to gastronomes.
Mark and Melissa Richardson, the husband-and-wife developers behind the new Timilick golf community in Northern California’s Martis Valley, believe they have a home-field advantage over the other
The remote location of his Argentine cattle ranch—some 1,000 miles from Buenos Aires—did not dissuade Jorge Taylor from converting a portion of Estancia Chapelco into a golf resort and community.
Fans of Tiger Woods are familiar with the grainy home movies and taped television
appearances that testify to the then-youngster’s penchant for the game of golf.
A wind blows across the hills of British Columbia’s backcountry toward the
green of Tobiano’s par-3 seventh hole, which is set atop a sage-covered bluff.
If, two centuries ago, a golfer believed that his equipment had to look good for him to play well, he would have wanted a set of clubs by Hugh Philp, whose talent for making wooden clubs has been
FIRST IN FLIGHT
Our process for selecting
the top 10 golf communities in the United States
was partly subjective—as all top-10 lists should be—and partly scientific. Each
While strolling across a practice green at the Keowee Falls golf course in Salem, S.C., Scott Tolley
ticks off the critical points in the caddie’s code of conduct. "Keep out of the
Al Geiberger, who 30 years ago became the first golfer to record a sub-60 round in a PGA Tour event, agrees with the comparisons that equate his achievement with that of Roger Bannister, the Briti
Thirty years ago this June, Al Geiberger became the first golfer to shoot a sub-60 round in a PGA Tour event.
In February, the Fairmont Mayakoba resort’s new El Camaleón Mayakoba (888.252.5020, www.mayakoba.com) hosted the first-ever
Welcome to the Taj Mahal of golf courses,” says Dave Alvarez, a PGA pro at the Madison Club, as he leads me to the practice tee.
On a breezy desert day in early December 2006, Ben Crenshaw is tromping around the second green at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club’s new Saguaro Course with a furrowed brow.
In the early 1900s, Morven Park Mansion, set in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Leesburg, Va., was home to the state’s reform governor Westmoreland Davis.
The prevailing trade winds blow from the northeast as head pro Hale Kelly steps to the 10th tee of the Temenos Golf Club on Anguilla.
The 300-acre Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club (www.fairmont.com/turnberryisle) in Aventura, Fla., has
A trip aboard the luxury barge Magna Carta (www.magna-carta.co.uk) offers a chance to visit four of Great Britain’s fin
Archerfield Links in the village of Dirleton, Scotland, sits on land where bowmen once pitched their tents while helping Edward I of England earn the nickname the Hammer of Scotland during a punit