Courses Travel 2009 Year in Review


Throughout 2009 we introduced you to some of the best places to play golf, from Barack Obama’s home course in Kailua, Hawaii to the car waiting line at Bethpage Black, and everywhere in between. Here are some of the highlights from the year that was:



The best that Hawaii has to offer

Top 5 Courses on each Hawaiian island



How to do So Cal on the cheap… Sort of

Golf along the Monterey Peninsula

Top 5 Hidden Gems on the Monterey Peninsula



Top 5 driving ranges in Florida

Spring training: Atlanta Braves – Orlando

Spring Training: Chicago Cubs – Mesa, Ariz.

Spring training: N.Y. Yankees – Tampa

Spring training: N.Y. Mets – Port St. Lucie, Fla.



Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island

Kiawah's Ocean Course one of five reasons to visit resort

Georgia's Sea Island Resort is mystical respite for all types



5 must-play courses in San Antonio

Byron Nelson’s legacy lives on at Las Colinas

Golf the Dallas Cowboys way

Barton Creek takes golf to the Austin city limits



Man vs. Bethpage: A quest to play the Black course

Long Island trades private for public



The Cinderella story of Chambers Bay

Bandon Dunes brings Scottish golf to Oregon

Top 10 holes at Bandon Dunes

Top 10 courses in Scotland



3 courses highlight Michigan golf experience

Top 10 public golf courses in Michigan

Top 10 public golf courses in Minnesota

5 tips for flying with golf clubs

A Boston two-party of public golf



Autumn golf in New England

New course in French Lick, Ind. is to Dye for

Fab four of Chicago golf

Golf Guy’s road trip to Kiawah Island, S.C.

Arnold Palmer introduces new Bay Hill



Turn to Turning Stone for golf-casino combo

San Francisco treats for the Presidents Cup

Top 10 moments in Disney Golf history

Mississippi’s “Golf” Coast includes top notch casino course



College football rivalries hit the links

Top 10 college golf courses

N.C. State’s new course wolf-packs punch



A green Christmas in Santa Claus, Ind.

Road map to the Audubon Golf Trail