Bandon’s Newest Course Could be its Best

By Rob Spellman

Of all the courses at the Bandon Dunes resort, Old Macdonald seemed to have the most character and charm which is quite surprising since it’s also the newest course at the resort.

Old Mac is home to the ghost tree, it comes into play on the third hole and looks like it’s been there for hundreds of years. Talk about spooky and charming all at the same time, the ghost tree has become the trademark of Old Mac….

The sheer size of Old Mac makes the course high handicap friendly, more so than any other course at Bandon Dunes. Tom Doak and Jim Urbina did everything big when it comes to the course design – for starters the greens are enormous. More