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Tradition at Madden’s Resort Showcased in Golf Business

Golf Business Magazine Features Madden’s Resort
Just a quick note on some wonderful attention that Brian Thuringer and his crew at Madden’s received from Golf Business magazine. Brian Thuringer, owner of Madden’s Resort, is the cover story for May’s Golf Business magazine. The piece showcases the iconic Minnesota golf resort and rich history that is a […]

By |May 2nd, 2013|Awards, Brainerd Lakes Golf|Comments Off on Tradition at Madden’s Resort Showcased in Golf Business

The Wilderness Named one of America’s Greatest Public Golf Courses

We love the Wilderness at Fortune Bay – and so does America! The course just received an incredible recognition from Golf Digest – being ranked 40th on the magazine’s America’s 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses list. This is the first time The Wilderness has made the list.

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By |May 20th, 2011|Awards, Best of Lists, homepage|0 Comments

Condé Nast Traveler Names Grand View Lodge A Top Golf Resort

 

Big honors for the folks at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa, Minnesota! Grand View Lodge has been selected as one of the top 125 Golf Resorts by Condé Nast Traveler’s 2011 Reader’s Poll. Ranked number six among the top 10 Northern U.S. Golf Resorts, readers voted based on criteria that included overall lodging, dining, service, and of course, golf amenities. The resort is the only one in Minnesota to make the prestigious list, which serves as a guide to the top golf destinations across the country.

“Most people in the Midwest know what a great destination Grand View is for golf and the number of terrific courses we have here in Minnesota, but to be singled out like this in Condé Nast Traveler is really special,” said Tim Bauman, Director of Sales.

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By |March 23rd, 2011|Awards|Comments Off on Condé Nast Traveler Names Grand View Lodge A Top Golf Resort

Madden’s on Gull Lake Receives Golf Digest’s Green Star Award

Madden’s on Gull Lake in Brainerd, Minn. is so proud to announce that they are the lone recipient of Golf Digest’s Green Star environmental award for 2010.

The panel of judges, which includes representatives from many facets of the golf industry and leading environmental organizations, believes that only Madden’s meets the standards set by Golf Digest’s […]

By |September 15th, 2010|Awards, Best of Lists|0 Comments

Golfweek has named The Wilderness the No. 1 golf course in Minnesota

Golfweek has named The Wilderness the No. 1 golf course in Minnesota on Golfweek’s 2010 “Best Courses You Can Play” list. This is the second year in a row The Wilderness has received this esteemed ranking.

The Wilderness was rated based on factors such as ease and intimacy of routing, natural setting and overall land plan, […]

By |April 20th, 2010|Awards, Best of Lists, Golf in Northeast Minnesota|Comments Off on Golfweek has named The Wilderness the No. 1 golf course in Minnesota

Golf Digest Names Giants Ridge Most Affordable Golf Courses for 2010

The Legend and The Quarry appeared in the 5th spot on “Matty G’s, Top 10 Most Affordable Courses In The Country” list. Only 10 resorts in the nation made the list, and The Quarry and The Legend are the most affordable ranked golf courses in Minnesota.

Senior Travel Editor for Golf Digest, Matt Ginella, wrote, “I […]

By |March 11th, 2010|Awards, Best of Lists, Golf in Northeast Minnesota|0 Comments

The Quarry and The Legend Make Golf Digest Top 5 List

One week after The Classic at Madden’s cracked Matt Ginella’s Top 10 Most Affordable Courses in the country, the courses at Giants Ridge checked in at number 5 of that same list. In his column, Ginella (aka. “Matty G.”), who prefers The Legend to The Quarry, wrote:

“When it opened, my colleague, Ron Whitten, wrote a […]

By |February 14th, 2010|Awards, Best of Lists, Golf in Northeast Minnesota|0 Comments