PGA West (Pete Dye Mountain): A Thrill Ride in the Desert

During a recent trip to Southern California, this property reminded me how brilliant Pete Dye was, and also taught me an important lesson about desert vegetation.

Kiawah Island, Ocean Course (SC)

Kiawah Island, Ocean Course Rankings: Golf Digest: #3 US public, #1 South Carolina, #20 US top 100, #44 worldGolfWeek: #1 South Carolina, #8 resort, #15 US #1 South Carolina, #6 US public, #50 world, #25 US top 100 Designer: Pete Dye (1991) The Ocean course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort has always been a … Continue reading Kiawah Island, Ocean Course (SC)

Golf Course Review: Big Fish

Located in the heart of Northern Wisconsin, Big Fish is one of five golf courses in the state designed by the legendary Pete Dye (Blackwolf Run Meadow Valleys and River, Whistling Straits Irish and Straits).   Named for the world record 58-inch muskellunge caught in the same city, Big Fish has a bit of everything: … Continue reading Golf Course Review: Big Fish