Golf Destination: Oregon

Golf Destination: Bandon Dunes Golf Resort (OR)

It is the Mecca of the American golf world, and the formula that has inspired remote golf destination resorts across the globe. It is the brainchild of Chicago businessman Mike Keiser, and the home of our nation’s number two, seven, twelve and fourteenth rated public golf courses and three of Golf.com’s top 100 courses in the world. It … Continue reading Golf Destination: Bandon Dunes Golf Resort (OR)

Golf Course Review: Bandon Trails (OR)

Bandon Trails completes the triad of course types at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, being an absolutely world-class inland Coore/Crenshaw designed course that feels extraordinarily different from anything else on the property.

Golf Course Review: Old Macdonald (OR)

A throw-back masterpiece designed by Tom Doak and Jim Urbina, Old Macdonald is challenging links golf on one of the most beautiful plots of land you’ll find in America.

Golf Course Review: Pumpkin Ridge, Ghost Creek (OR)

Located less than 30 minutes northwest of Portland’s city center, Pumpkin Ridge is a beautiful golf venue that has played host to many big-time championship golf moments throughout the years, including David Duval’s win in the 1993 Nike Tour Championship, Tiger Woods’ final amateur championship and others including the Safeway Classic, Women’s Open Championship, US Girls’ Junior Championship, the US … Continue reading Golf Course Review: Pumpkin Ridge, Ghost Creek (OR)

Stone Creek Golf Club (OR)

Stone Creek is an exceptionally well-designed, picturesque championship course in Oregon City, Oregon, and was the site of my first ever even par nine holes.