Plum Lake Golf Club: A Historic Northwoods Treasure

This past summer I re-discovered Plum Lake, a Golden Age delight tucked away in the Northwoods, and one of the best 9-hole properties in the state.

Most Popular Blog Posts of All Time for WSA

I always think it's interesting to look at the blog posts that are most popular on my site, especially over time.It is no surprise to me that the most highly clicked-on post that I have ever written was also one of the very first: My Top 10 Courses in the State of Wisconsin. This post, which … Continue reading Most Popular Blog Posts of All Time for WSA

Golf Course Photo Gallery: Ironwood (Meath, Callow)

Last year, my buddy Nick started up an annual golf tournament called the "Member/Guest Tournament." We held it last year at Silver Spring Country Club, and the inaugural tourney was won by Mike Heerey (Tuckaway CC), and "Whoever he played with." It turns out that was Nick, who claims he contributed on a hole or … Continue reading Golf Course Photo Gallery: Ironwood (Meath, Callow)

Golf Course Review: Edgewood

The Oaks at Edgewood is the story of two drastically different golf courses. The facilities at Edgewood are nice, with a full driving range, putting green, and sand/chipping areas. The course boasts two 18-hole layouts, but the story of these is “the new nine,” which is the back nine of the Oaks. The front nine plays like … Continue reading Golf Course Review: Edgewood

Rock River Hills

A 45-minute drive from Menomonee Falls, Rock River Hills is a nice course. The terrain is beautiful, with the famous Horicon marshes and lakes surrounding much of the course. The track itself is hit or miss. The greens are quick and well kept, and the sand is very nicely maintained. The layout strongly favors a fade, … Continue reading Rock River Hills