My top 50 golf courses in the country - an ongoing list of the top 50 courses in the USA that I've played.
I started this watercolor of the view from behind the pin on the 18th hole at Dismal River Club's Doak course a few weeks ago, and finally finished it last week. The Doak course, reviewed here, was recently named by GolfWeek as the 23rd best modern golf course in the United States, just behind TPC … Continue reading Watercolor: Dismal River, Doak Course 18th Hole
The Dismal River Club, Doak Course Rankings: Golf Digest: #2 Nebraska GolfWeek: #23 US modern Designer: Tom Doak (2013) The Tom Doak course at Dismal River Golf Club in Mullen, Nebraska opened this past year to tremendous national acclaim. The newest of the world-class courses in the Sand Hills region was named by Golf Digest … Continue reading Golf Course Review: Dismal River Club, Doak Course (NE)
The Dismal River Club, Nicklaus Course Rankings: Golf Digest: #5 Nebraska GolfWeek: #168 US modern Designer: Jack Nicklaus (2006) Coupled with our trip to The Prairie Club in Valentine, Nebraska, my friend and mentor in the golf writing industry, Brian Weis and I decided to add one more stop to an absolutely legendary golf trip: … Continue reading Golf Course Review: Dismal River, Jack Nicklaus Course (NE)
My brother and his wife bought me a golf ball cabinet (shown at the bottom of this post) about ten years ago, and I started collecting logo balls from all the different courses I played. I filled the cabinet years ago, and when I had to start replacing really good golf courses in order to … Continue reading The Country’s Best Non-Wisconsin Golf Courses… That I’ve Played