Articles by GTWA Members

Southern Oaks Golf ClubGolf Travel
November 17, 2021

Southern Oaks Golf club: The Villages’ Newest

By Bill Sangster There’s never a dull moment at The Villages – “Florida’s Friendliest Hometown” – and the buzz this week is all about the grand opening of an 18-hole…
Barcelo Bavara PalaceGolf Travel
November 13, 2021

Golf in the DR: Barcelo Bavaro Grand Resort

By Leigh MacKay With the winter solstice a mere month away and with the undeniable, harsh weather that accompanies these short days and long nights, New England golfers must decide…
Crab Meadow Golf CourseGolf Travel
November 7, 2021

Crab Meadow Golf Course Renovated

By Bill Sangster Crab Meadow Golf Course is located along the picturesque north shore of Long Island, offering breathtaking views of the Long Island Sound on each shot. The property…
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,…