Golf Advisor: 2015's best golf course values
The Golf Advisor writers take a look at 2015's top-50 courses as ranked by you and analyze the best golf course values from that list.
Golf Advisor's Best Overall: Ginella reviews 11-20
Matt Ginella delves into the Golf Advisor Best Overall list to reveal some of his favorite courses. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.
Golf Advisor: 2015's best buddies trip destinations
The Golf Advisor writers take a look at 2015's top-50 courses as ranked by you and analyze the best buddies trip destinations from that list.
Golf Advisor: 2015's best courses for long hitters
The Golf Advisor writers take a look at 2015's top-50 courses as ranked by you and analyze the best courses for long hitters from that list.
Golf Advisor: 2015's top-2 courses
The Golf Advisor writers take a look at 2015's top-50 courses as ranked by you and analyze the top-2 on that list.it. The conditionings everybody rave about constantly. Brad Bell, he's a former PGA TOUR guy. Not a lot of people have heard of him. He's only done a couple of courses, but did a really good job. It's pretty impressive. Super. Yeah, it's in a high dollar part of the country, with being so close to San Francisco, and Monterey, and You know, one thing I've noticed about this list is there's a lot of courses that are maybe a little bit off the beaten path that golfers discover, and when they get there they're blown away. Maybe the green fee is a little lower than it should be because they're rewarding people for making the drive. I look at number two, the El Campion Emission. This is just outside of Orlando where I think it's gonna be a little crazy. Lot of traffic, and kids, and you just get on the turnpike, go northwest, and it's just you and a bunch of hills, and about a 100 year old golf course , and I think that's pretty cool. Yeah, it's a real old school feel out there. It is real traditional golf. Is is
Ginella: Top 10 Golf Advisor courses
Matt Ginella and Lauren Thompson reveal the top 10 Golf Advisor golf courses for 2015. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.amenities off the course. The servers, the conditioning. Yeah. As Cross Creek Country Club comes in at number ten, how about number eight, Pine Barrens LT at World Woods. This is originally This was like Stream Song before there was Stream Song. Two remote golf courses in the middle of Florida, about an hour north of Tampa, an hour and 40 minutes from Orlando. You get Pine Barrens and Rolling Oaks. The two course deal there, $178 in peak season. This place is always on my list. Of good value golf in America. I've been out there before and this one might surprise you. People think Florida Golf, they think it's very flat, not a lot of hills. This one is really a hidden gem. I mean, I walked this with one of our producers at Golf Channel and, I mean, we were just floored, jaws dropped, had a great time out there. Two 18 hole courses by Tom Fazio and a 360 degree driving It's well worth the trip and well worth the money. All right, so let's dive into the
Golf Advisor's top 50 consumer-rated U.S. courses
Golf Advisor released on Monday the top 50 courses in the United States, as determined by more than 121,000 reviews from avid golfers in 2015.
Golf Industry Veteran Host Matt Adams Joining Golf Channel
Golf Channel announced today that longtime golf industry voice Matt Adams has joined the network, where he will contribute to several Golf Channel on-air programs and digital platforms.
2015 PGA Show: Ginella talks golf travel
Morning Drive's travel guru Matt Ginella reports with the latest golf travel news at the 2015 PGA Merchandise Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.No? Scotland actually gets a dip in business. You're losing the premier golf course of Scotland for about six weeks in the peak season of the summer. So a lot of people actually end up going
Golf Channel Joins NBC Sports in Celebration of Super Bowl XLIX Week
As NBC Sports Group prepares its coverage plans for Super Bowl XLIX – Golf Channel also will present marquee events and themed programming from Phoenix, Ariz., to celebrate the week, Jan. 26-Feb. 1.
Ginella and Rymer play Dubsdread in Orlando
Matt Ginella and Charlie Rymer play Orlando's historic Dubsdread golf course and share with golfers how easy it is to rate golf courses on GolfAdvisor.com. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.We like to play golf , and we can't figure it out. Nobody around here will play golf with us, but we've got it figured out. We log on to golfnow.com, book a round at a local course, and go out and they pair us up with somebody! That was a fun day. Dobsdread recently, downtown Orlando. $36 during the week 44 on weekends. Definitely a great day. And we did. We each got three new friends. And here's a little closer look, folks, at our day at Dubsbread, Dubsdread, here in Orlando. Recently, at Dubsdread Golf Course near downtown Orlando, Charlie Rymer and I surprised a few groups and played 18 holes before we filed a review for the growing community of avid golfers. Sharing information on Golf Channel's latest digital platform, GolfAdvisor.com. Don't worry, we won't show that one, So many mediocre swings but a good time had by all.reviewed TPC Sawgrass actually in Live Next week's tournament. I spoke to Pete Dye earlier this week. How about this? Pete Dye met Alice Dye at Rollin's College in Winter Park. Played a lot of golf at Dubsdread, he told me. Wow. Hit every club in your bag. Good strategy. You have to think your way around that golf course . Yeah, so much history at Dubsdread. And that golf course dates back to 1924. We're very fortunate that here that its, Easy to get there from our Golf Challenge studio. A lot
Morning Drive: Ginella on where to play, stay, and eat in Hilton Head, South Carolina
Matt Ginella's recommendations on where to play, stay, and eating in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Watch Morning Drive everyday 7AM ET.play, cuz you got choice. Yeah, you got 42 square miles is Hilton Head Island You got about 40,000 people who live on the island. It's a 45 minutes drive from Savannah. About a two hour, two hour drive from Charleston. And the months to avoid are January and February. This is a great time to go. In terms of where to play, there's over 20 golf courses on Hilton Head Island I'm gonna give you what locals consider sort of the big three golf offerings. Let's start with Sea Pines, which has Harbour Town, you got Heron Point, and you got the Ocean Course, Robert Trent Jones Sr. So you got Harbour Town built by Dye, Nicklaus in 69. Heron Point in 2007 was a total renovation by Pete It's sort of a, a softer version of Harbour Town. And then you got the Ocean Course, which is another good one. The next to golf offering is at Palmetto Dunes. Another three courses at Palmetto Dunes. You got a, a Robert Trent Jones Senior there. You've got a George Fazio, and you've got an Arthur Hills. I strongly recommend the Robert Trent Jones Senior course there. My favorite, obviously, at Sea Pines, is Harbour Town. The next golf offering is the Heritage collection, that's seven
Ginella's Take: Top Washington D.C. golf courses
Travel expert Matt Ginella reviews some of the top golf courses in and around Washington D.C.with what the list came up in golfadvisor.com. He says, great layout, Fred Couples design and great service. Eighty-nine dollars during the week a $109 on weekends at Westfield's Potomac Shores. A lot of people talked about this golf course , new Jack Signature design that says it's tough but in wonderful condition 95. During the week, 115 on weekends. That's quite a few to choose from. Great deal and you've been doing a lot of work on Golf Advisor over the last couple of months, give us some feedback. How's it been, working for it? Well I, you know, and I know you've done some reviews too. I, I not only is it a place for me to write some of the reviews of all the courses I've been and I'll continue to do so. I like reading some of the reviews from the people who play the golf course . But I also, this has become sort of a place where I can write an article. If I, I do something on