SilverRock Resort in La Quinta: PGA's Humana has left, but hope lives on
The PGA Tour's Humana Challenge may have moved on from SilverRock Resort in La Quinta, but the golf course still thrives. If you are placing tee into turf, remember SilverRock offers one of the area's most inspired and demanding canvasses of golf. And at nearly 7,600 yards from the tips, it's also ...
The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess in Arizona is a Southwestern golf resort treasure
PGA Tour pros live a pretty pampered life, following the sun from one fabulous resort destination to the next. If the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess can impress them, it can certainly do the same for any guest. The staff will make sure of it.
Urban escape: Arizona Grand Golf Resort shines near downtown Phoenix
Arizona Grand Golf Resort, a 18-hole golf course near downtown Phoenix, is a little slice of peace in a built-up area. The golf course, opened in 1989 and designed by Forest Richardson, presents one of the desert's most unique plays with three very different environments. Conditions and hole ...
Fearsome Foursome: Kohler, Wisconsin delivers 72 holes of Pete Dye fury
It's unquestionably the best golf resort in the Midwest: The five-star American Club Hotel in Kohler, Wisconsin, to go along with four Pete Dye masterpieces.
Royal Isabela: Bandon Dunes meets Pebble Beach in the Caribbean
Developers Stanley and Charlie Pasarell were born and raised in Puerto Rico and long imagined this piece of coastline in the northeast corner could hold a world-class golf course -- and they were right. Royal Isabela is a luxury, boutique golf resort with a small real estate component, but the main ...
Elevated summer golf: The Coeur D'Alene Resort & Spa in northern Idaho
No man is an island, and there is plenty more at Coeur D'Alene Resort than the island green. Fresh off winter renovations, the resort has a sleek new look go to with one of the northwest's great summer settings.
Walking in the footsteps of Tom Watson at Turnberry Resort
Brandon Tucker recently spent two days at Turnberry Resort and moments from the 2009 Open kept racing through his mind, from Tom Watson's demise on the 72nd hole, to Tiger Woods' meltdown and missed cut. Tucker shares more on his first visit to Turnberry Resort since 2006 -- three years before the ...
Playing through in Puerto Rico
The PGA Tour's Puerto Rico Open offers the chance to put the golf courses of the island in the spotlight. While the pros took over Trump International Golf Club, Brandon Tucker sampled a handful of island courses.
Grande Dunes Resort Club: A jewel on the Grand Strand
Novice visitors to the Grand Strand have dozens of top-notch golf courses to choose from, so why not begin at the top? The Resort Club at Grande Dunes Resort. With seven holes running along the top of a bluff overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway, Grande Dunes' Resort Club delivers the sort of ...
Major makeover restores Florida's beachfront Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island resort
People love the beautiful beaches, dunes and marshland -- all set against the vast Atlantic -- on this small barrier island just 50 minutes northwest of the Jacksonville International Airport. But life indoors at the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island can be pretty stimulating, too. A continuous ...