It's "a tradition unlike any other." It's Amen Corner. And the Green Jacket. It's The Masters, the unofficial start of the golf season, no what kind of weather we're experiencing here in Minnesota, more than 1,200 miles north of Augusta National. But…
These Minnesota Greens Offer a Challenge While few course in the world can match the difficulty of the greens at Augusta National during the week of the Masters, Minnesota certainly has some greens that can give a golfer fits. Hazeltine…
The Hidden Gems of Minnesota Golf
There are a number of golf courses that grab attention when you mention Minnesota golf courses. Tracks such as the resort courses in Brainerd, the Minnesota Trilogy up north and all the historic courses in the Twin Cities where big-time national tournaments have been played are well known. But Minnesota is home to many great courses, so take a look past the notables and you will come across several Minnesota golf finds that are well worth your attention.
Three great courses located just outside the Twin Cities are Geneva Golf Club in Alexandria, The Territory in St. Cloud and The Jewel Golf Club in Lake City. They are not too far from the big city amenities, but far enough away to find golf in a quiet, rural setting, where you can easily focus on the game.
Improve Your Game With a Tip From Rush Creek's Golf Pro Even the best golfers need to brush up on their skills and improve their game. In this video, Rush Creek Golf Club PGA Professional Aaron Jacobson teaches us how to hit…
Since the doors opened in 1995, The Wilds has been the benchmark of a quality golf experience in the Twin Cities. Located about 30-minutes southwest of Minneapolis and less than 30-minutes from the MSP International Airport, it’s simple to get to The Wilds. Hole after hole, your game will be challenged all the while soaking up a natural Minnesota setting. We recently caught up with The Wilds General Manager, Shad Gordon, and asked him to share his thoughts on one of the top golf courses in Minnesota.
The Quarry and The Legend at Giants Ridge Among Best in U.S.
In Biwabik, Minnesota you’ll find two world class golf courses. One is called The Quarry, the other is called The Legend and they’re both part of Giants Ridge Golf and Ski Resort. They also happen to be two of the best golf courses in the Midwest with The Quarry ranked by Golf Digest as the 20th best public golf course in the United States. We recently caught up with Danae Beaudette, Marketing Director at Giants Ridge and got her opinion on a few aspects of their facility.
Madden’s World Class Service and Amenities
When it comes to family-owned resorts with world class amenities and service, Madden’s on Gull Lake comes to mind. It’s earned national recognition for its leadership in the industry and with roots that date back to 1909, if you’re a Minnesotan, you know about Madden’s. Even if you’re not from Minnesota, there’s a good chance you’re aware of it’s championship golf and wonderful family setting on Gull Lake. We recently connected with Glenn Hagberg, Head Golf Professional at Madden’s, and asked him a few questions about this historic resort.