At 2,500 Feet Above Sea Level, Your Ball Goes a Club Farther

Club Offers $240 Membership for a Week of Unlimited Golf, plus $30 per Round for a Cart

By Reid Spencer

If you’re simply looking for one of the garden spots on Planet Earth, Big Island Country Club is as good as it gets.

Perched on a bluff 2,500 feet above sea level and roughly 10 miles inland from the west coast of the Island of Hawaii, this Perry Dye gem features spectacular vistas in every direction.

From the makeshift clubhouse—soon to be replaced by a permanent structure—you can look across the practice ground for a panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean, with the island of Maui across the channel, roughly 50 miles away. More