• Canadian Gem: Fairmont Banff Springs

    Canadian Gem: Fairmont Banff Springs0

    Mountains Seem to Frame Every Hole By Alice and Danny Scott Fairmont Banff Springs is known as the Castle of the Rockies, shining like a beacon of towering wealth and prestige, begging to be toured. Wandering the halls, shops, restaurants and galleries is almost an adventure itself. Originally built by railroad barons, its fame catapulted

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  • Warmer Temperatures, Diverse Golf Landscape Await in Kamloops, BC

    Warmer Temperatures, Diverse Golf Landscape Await in Kamloops, BC0

    Kamloops offers Plenty of Worthy Golf By Allan Melbourne I never get tired of a trip through the mountains, especially when there’s golf at the destination. My golf buddy and I had toured the Kamloops area of British Columbia several years ago and there were a couple of courses we missed, so I reached out

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  • Grand Geneva Resort Hits Milestone

    Grand Geneva Resort Hits Milestone0

    Former Hugh Hefner Property Celebrates 25 Years Under Marcus Ownership By Len Ziehm This is a milestone year for Grand Geneva Resort and Spa, which is already a place with an interesting history. The current milestone being celebrated is the 25th anniversary of the resort’s ownership by Milwaukee-based Marcus Corporation. Marcus bought what was then

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  • Laid-back Environment at The Ranch in Edmonton

    Laid-back Environment at The Ranch in Edmonton0

    Edmonton Course Has Hosted Multiple Canadian Tour Events By Allan Melbourne I spent the July long weekend in Edmonton, a little R & R and of course a round of golf – lots of choices in the Edmonton area and I always enjoy a round at The Ranch Golf Club. Located just  five minutes west

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  • Wildlife Abounds at Tennessee’s Wild Laurel

    Wildlife Abounds at Tennessee’s Wild Laurel0

    Golf Course Abuts Great Smoky Mountains National Park By Ken Mink When you have a golf course that bumps up against the expansive Great Smoky Mountains National Park you are bound to have a setting of which Mother Nature would be proud. And Wild Laurel fills that bill perfectly, providing fantastic views of tree-covered emerald

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  • Golf at the Poland Spring Resort Dates to 1896

    Golf at the Poland Spring Resort Dates to 18960

    Poland Spring Resort in Maine is the Oldest Golf Resort in the U.S. By Len Ziehm We’re always looking for unusual golf experiences, and this time we found one in Poland. At the Poland Spring Resort in Poland, Maine, that is. Chances are you won’t think of Maine when you’re talking golf. It’s nothing new

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