The Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort, Canoe Brook CC, Chi Chi Rodriguez GC and Poppy Hills Golf Course will vie for the award that will be presented at the Golf Industry Show in Orlando in February 2017.
The Roscommon, Mich. property, which came under new ownership in 2011, was honored for its contributions to the local community and the game of golf.
The 18-hole, fully reversible layout at the Roscommon, Mich., property will be the only one of its kind in North America when it’s completed, playing clockwise one day and counterclockwise the next, with only the 9th and 18th greens staying the same.
The National Golf Course Owners Association will announce the winner at the Golf Industry Show in San Diego in February, from a group that includes Forest Dunes GC, Ak-Chin Southern Dunes GC, TPC Boston and Heron Point at Sea Pines Resort.
Tom Doak will design the layout for the Roscommon, Mich., golf course, which will allow golfers to use the same greens to play clockwise and counter-clockwise.
Miacomet Golf Course in Nantucket, Mass., Tam O’Shanter Golf Course in Canton, Ohio, The Clubs of Cordillera Ranch in Boerne, Texas, and Los Serranos Country Club in Chino Hills, Calif., were nominated for the award. The winner will be announced on February 6 at the NGCOA Annual Conference in Orlando, Fla.
No club or resort property captures the trauma of the past decade—or reflects renewed hope for the industry’s future—more than The Bridges, in Montrose, Colo. It’s a story that would certainly get the attention of TV and movie producers—and even Hollywood might find that it has enough of the required sensational elements to not need…
The master-planned community in Northern Michigan and its acclaimed Tom Weiskopf Signature course is the second golf property acquired in less than a year by a partnership led by Lew Thompson, an Arkansas-based trucking executive. As a result of the purchase, Troon Golf will no longer manage Forest Dunes.
Military families are benefiting from a charitable donation made by Forest Dunes Golf Club, Roscommon, Mich., in honor of Patriot Day on Saturday, Sept. 11. Forest Dunes donated $10 from each round of golf played on Patriot Day to the Folds of Honor Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization with a mission to empower deserving…
New formulas for chemical and fertilizer products, along with updated strategies, are helping superintendents grow healthy turf grass in more environmentally friendly and cost-effective ways.