Great Golf Holes: Streamsong, Red Course #18 (FL)

Streamsong’s Red course, designed by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw, was named by Golf Digest as the number one new course in the country in 2013, and Streamsong’s resort has thrived over the past two years to become the country’s hottest golf destination. The Red course ends in fantastic fashion, with a sensational par three sixteenth overContinue reading “Great Golf Holes: Streamsong, Red Course #18 (FL)”

Golf Course Review: Streamsong, Blue Course (FL)

Streamsong, Blue Course Rankings: Golf Digest: #24 US public, #6 Florida GolfWeek: #43 US modern, #3 Florida public, #14 US resort #62 US top 100, #16 US public, #3 Florida public Designer: Tom Doak (2012) The Blue course at Streamsong, designed by Tom Doak and opened for public play in 2013, is the nation’s 24thContinue reading “Golf Course Review: Streamsong, Blue Course (FL)”

Golf Destination: Streamsong Resort (FL)

Last week, my girlfriend Kelly and I had the opportunity to check out the hottest new golf destination in the world: Streamsong Resort near Bowling Green, Florida. In their third year of operation, Streamsong became eligible this year for the semi-annual “Best-of” lists for both Golf Digest and GolfWeek. Their rankings in both, as well asContinue reading “Golf Destination: Streamsong Resort (FL)”

Golf Course Review: TPC Tampa Bay (FL)

* Initial general disclaimer: The bulk of this article was written in March, and finished in May, 2014* Here in Wisconsin, this has been the winter that never seems like it will end. Six to eight feet of frost is said to be in the ground, and we’ve had temperatures below 20 degrees almost exclusivelyContinue reading “Golf Course Review: TPC Tampa Bay (FL)”

Golf Course Review: World Woods, Pine Barrens (FL)

World Woods Pine Barrens Course Rankings: Golf Digest: #66 US public, #23 Florida GolfWeek: #112 US modern, #5 Florida public #36 US public, #5 Florida public Designer: Tom Fazio (1993) A perpetual top five course in the state of Florida, and top 100 in the country (currently number 60), the Pine Barrens at World Woods isContinue reading “Golf Course Review: World Woods, Pine Barrens (FL)”