Golf Courses

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US Open 2009 Bethpage SP Golf Course Aerial and Birds Eye View

Bethpage State Park is best known for its five world-class golf courses, including the world-renowned Black Course which was the site of the U.S. Open Championship in 2002 and will again host the U.S. Open in 2009. Visitors also flock to the park to use the park’s picnic facilities, playing fields, tennis courts, bridle paths, […]

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PGA Tour: Oakland Hill Country Club Golf Course Aerial View

When the South Course of Oakland Hills was formally opened on July 13, 1918, it already enjoyed a certain degree of prestige. After all, the course was designed by the foremost golf course architect of his day – Donald Ross and the Club had engaged, as its first professional – Walter Hagen who had already […]

6Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: Firestone Country Club Golf Course Aerial View

Quietly situated on the outskirts of Akron, Ohio, Firestone Country Club has the finest 54-holes of golf of any private club in the country. Couple our challenging courses with our luxurious overnight accommodations, friendly and professional staff, and outstanding cuisine to create the ultimate golf experience for your friends, guests or business associates. – Official […]

6Apr2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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PGA Tour: Montrêux Golf & Country Club Aerial View

The only Jack Nicklaus Signature Design Golf Course in northern Nevada, these 18 holes wind through nearly 7,500 yard of our community. It features drops in elevation, quiet meandering creeks, and towering pines. Keeping your eye on the ball may be the biggest challenge when playing a round. – Official Site PGA Tour Event Official […]

6Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: Brown Deer Park Golf Course Aerial View

Even in it’s early days the club was open to players of all skill levels. The 1934 club president John Drake was quoted saying “Whether a man shoots 75 or 125 makes no difference. Every one not only is welcome, but has an equal opportunity for enjoyment and sharing in the prize awards. All Club […]

6Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: TPC Deere Run Golf Course Aerial View

Perhaps the most enticing stretch of holes begins at the par-4 15th through to the finish. Weibring and Gray achieved a stadium feel and look that is common to many TPC designs, but they did it without moving much earth. The holes, including two long par-4s, cut through the trees and a ravine, making for […]

6Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: Congressional Country Club Golf Course Aerial View

Congressman Oscar E. Bland and O.R. Lubring of Indiana, founders of the Club, set out to provide an informal common ground where politicians and businessmen could meet as peers, unconstrained by red tape. They took their idea to Herbert Hoover, then Secretary of Commerce, who agreed to serve as Founders’ Club President and, from 1922-1923, […]

4Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club Aerial View

During early 1955 some people at Flint Golf Club began talking about the idea that there should be another private golf club in the Flint area. Demand for membership at the Flint Country Club was already greater than the facilities available. Therefore, late in 1955 or early 1956 on a Saturday afternoon, a group of […]

4Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: TPC River Highlands Golf Course Aerial View

The spectacular TPC River Highlands course sits along the bank of the Connecticut River. The challenging layout provides PGA TOUR pros many ΓÇ£risk vs. rewardΓÇ¥ shot-making opportunities, adding to the drama of the event. The hole layouts provide one of the best ΓÇ£up close and personalΓÇ¥ viewing experiences for fans of any PGA TOUR event. […]

3Apr2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: US Open 2008 – Torrey Pines Golf Course Aerial View

Recently renovated Torrey Pines South Course boasts dramatic coastline views as well as some of the most challenging golf in the country. In 2001, renowned golf course designer Rees Jones set his signature upon the course and the accolades on his work have not stopped since. Now, 7607 tremendous yards in length, the Torrey Pines […]

31Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: Augusta Virtual Earth 3D Flyover Tour

This is our first shot at a Virtual Earth 3D flyover – Augusta Golf Course. Most of the information is from PGA.com, so if it looks familiar, it is. Each hole has a picture associated with it – the hole name – some interesting facts about the hole. 3D Version Flyover – Download required for […]

31Mar2008 | | 2 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: TPC at Southwind Golf Course Aerial View

TPC Southwind opened as a private member golf club in March 1988. The par 71, 18-hole championship golf course was designed by Ron Prichard with PGA TOUR Player Consultants Hubert Green and Fuzzy Zoeller. Stretching over 240 acres of countryside combined with natural lakes and streams, the course is designed to challenge the gameΓÇÖs best […]

30Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: Muirfield Village Golf Club Aerial View

Muirfield Village Golf Club was the dream and work of Jack Nicklaus. The land was acquired in 1966, but construction did not begin until July 28, 1972. The golf course is situated on 220 acres, which includes an 11-acre driving range. The course was officially dedicated on Memorial Day, May 27, 1974, with an exhibition […]

30Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: Colonial Country Club Golf Course Fort Worth, Texas Aerial View

The Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial golf tournament is the longest running event on the PGA Tour still being held at the original site (since 1946). The players of today know they are competing on the same hallowed ground as the great Ben Hogan won the championship five times in his hometown. His legacy permeates […]

29Mar2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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PGA Tour: TPC Sugarloaf Golf Course in Duluth GA Aerial View

The first US Golf Course designed by Australian golf great Greg Norman. ΓÇ£This place can move you; it is a very special place,ΓÇ¥ said Norman, the two-time British Open champion and recent World Golf Hall of Fame inductee, who has channeled some of his immense competitive energy into golf course design. ΓÇ£Some golf courses can […]

29Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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PGA Tour: TPC Sawgrass Golf Course Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

Situated in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, between Jacksonville and historic St. Augustine, the TPC Sawgrass has been chosen by golfers, families and meeting planners as one of the top resort destinations in the country. Honored by the Travel + Leisure Golf magazine as one of the Top 10 Best Golf Resorts in the World, the […]

27Mar2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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PGA Tour: Quail Hollow Club Golf Course Charlotte, N.C.

The Wachovia Championship brings the PGA TOUR to Charlotte, North Carolina each year during the first week in May. Since its inauguration in 2003, the Championship has raised over $7.5 million for charity, becoming one of the most prestigious sporting events in the Charlotte region, and has been recognized as one of the top events […]

27Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued