Piping Rock Club

6,712 yards, 132 slope from the Gold tees There are some golf courses I'm glad I still get to experience for the first time. It's easier to fully appreciate, instead of wondering if I'm missing something or just outright not enjoying it altogether. It's like tasting a really good bourbon. Those who don't drink a … Continue reading Piping Rock Club

Sleepy Hollow Country Club

6,630 yards, 136 from the Blues The life of a golf course. They are conceived, that idea then carried and spoken to others until developed into some kind of reality, at which point the business of building them is set in place. They grow, and those who play them grow fond or perhaps even resentful … Continue reading Sleepy Hollow Country Club

National Golf Links of America

6,505 yards, 130 slope from the Greens (Regular Tees) Course:  In Southampton, NY, or the Hamptons, is the National Golf Links of America, a course designed by Charles Blair Macdonald, with the assistance of Seth Raynor, in 1908.  After living over  St. Andrews for some time, Macdonald set out to create a golf course in … Continue reading National Golf Links of America