Articles by GTWA Members

Walt SDisney World golfGolf Travel
October 22, 2021

Disney Golf Celebrates 50 Years of the ‘Happiest Place on Turf’

By Bill Sangster By now, you probably know that this year Walt Disney World is celebrating its 50th anniversary, so as a newly minted golf writer, I made the 50-minute…
Redtail Golf Club in FloridaGolf Travel
October 18, 2021

Road trip to Redtail Golf Club

By Bill Sangster It’s Columbus Day weekend and I’m off to RedTail Golf Club in Serrento, Florida. Heard a lot of good things about RedTail so today I will either…
Palm Aire Champions CourseGolf Travel
October 14, 2021

A ‘Re-imagined’ Palm Aire Champions Course

By Len Ziehm It’s getting exciting now.  We’ll soon have a new Palm Aire golf course – or at least a “re-imagined’’ one – to look at while we’re enjoying…
Stonecrest Golf ClubGolf Travel
October 2, 2021

Renovations at Florida’s Stonecrest Golf Club

New Management Brings New Life to Club By Bill Sangster Stonecrest Golf Club is located in Summerfield, Florida approximately two miles from The Villages. It is one of a number…
Island Resort and Casino Sweetgrass CourseGolf Travel
September 22, 2021

Island Resort and Casino: Sweetgrass, Sage Run Courses

By Len Ziehm Michigan's Island Resort and Casino has two golf courses. They’re eight miles apart and have a much bigger difference in course architecture, even though Paul Albanese designed…
Pinehurst Resort The CradleGolf Travel
September 19, 2021

Pinehurst Resort: More than the No. 2 Course

By Gregg Dewalt When it comes to one-stop destination golf shopping, especially in the eastern half of the United States, Pinehurst Resort simply has no equal. That’s no secret, or…
Wisconsin Dells Cold Water Canyon CourseGolf Travel
August 31, 2021

Don’t Sell Wisconsin Dells Golf Short

Popular Lakes Area Also Features 12 Courses By Len Ziehm The Wisconsin Dells area never grew much in population. Its namesake city has never had more than 3,000 residents. Still,…
Southern Pines Golf ClubGolf Travel
August 30, 2021

Southern Pines Golf Club is Back

By Dave Daubert Years ago when we would take Amtrak to the Pinehurst area to stay and play, the train station was in the small village of Southern Pines. Typically,…
Southern PInes was designed by Donald Ross who designed this hole at Boyne HighlandsGolf Travel
August 25, 2021

Southern Pines Restoration May Spark Renewed Interest in Donald Ross

By Dan Vukelich The imminent reopening of the Donald Ross-designed Southern Pines Golf Club in North Carolina following an 18-month renovation is renewing interest in one of the greatest –…
Golf in Pure FloridaGolf Travel
August 8, 2021

Golf in ‘Pure Florida’ is Pure Pleasure

By Dave Daubert In "Pure Florida," nothing beats playing around beneath a clear blue sky with the warmth of the Florida sun and gulf breezes wafting across the course. In…