See-worthy AL PETERSEN
For a finishing hole, No. 18 on The Old Course at Half Moon Bay makes quite an opening statement. That’s because the stunner of a hole at the edge of a rugged cliff is the first thing resort guests...
Aah-inspiring COREY ROSS
Polish – in the form of a $25 million renovation project – has restored the luster to a site on San Diego’s Shelter Island that once hosted luminaries such as Clark Gable, Burt Lancaster...
Crossover appeal MICHAEL LEDNOVICH
If the golf courses at French Lick Resort aren’t on your must-play list, adjust it. The Indiana boyhood home of NBA Hall of Famer Larry Bird also has two layouts that are turning the hoops hotbed...
North pull AL PETERSEN
Experiencing an array of cultures, tastes and activities in one area fits our multitasking lives. In the Charlevoix region of Quebec, visitors can get a sense of Europe (French is the primary language),...
High and mighty RANDY YOUNGMAN
If you like teeing it high and watching it fly, you can’t beat golf in the High Sierras. If you like seeing snow-capped mountains in the reflection of a deep-blue water hazard while crushing your...
An old testament AL PETERSEN
A $20 million renovation project at The Wigwam has the Phoenix area golf resort looking shiny and new, or old and dated, depending on your point of view. But that’s what happens when refurbishment...
The great indoors AL PETERSEN
It’s tough to get any work done on Lanai, seeing that the least populated of Hawaii’s five main islands is the place to go to escape gridlock and tension. There’s one town, two resorts,...
Playing the field JASON SCOTT DEEGAN
Maui is known as a destination for honeymooners, but golfers have a different love affair with the island.
Southern comfort MICHAEL LEDNOVICH
The end of a perfect day of golf at Sea Island Golf Club occurs as the setting sun casts a red glow on the rippling surface of the Atlantic Ocean. Sitting on the veranda of Sea Island Lodge, the...
Rock solid ERIC N. HART
Golf Digest has St. George, Utah, in the middle of its 36 Best Buddy Trip Destinations. But there’s nothing middle of the road about this place if you’re seeking good golf and all of the...