Golf

Regardless of what some may say, the weather on the Southern Oregon Coast is pleasant and mild much of the time. Summers are warm and sunny, and, as part of the Oregon Coast’s “banana belt”, winter temperatures are known to get into the upper 60s...

The introductory paragraph of Dream Golf sums it best: "Ever since it opened in 1999, Bandon Dunes has been one of the stories in golf, an improbable tale that got better with each telling. On a remote stretch of the Pacific Coast, at the edge...

It’s a fairly undisputed fact that Bandon has one of the top golf courses in the world.  Bandon Dunes is lauded for its rugged and beautiful setting, its similarities to links courses in Scotland, and the challenging holes that keep golfers on their toes.  It’s...

Hikers, runners and cross country skiers often complain that private golf courses take great land they could be using and then ban them from using it.  Lucky for them (this hiker included), Bandon Dunes is no ordinary golf course. With its stunning views, respected caddie program,...

It was exciting news in the golf world when it was announced in 2013 that the United States Golf Association (USGA) scheduled a pair of Amateur Four-Ball Championships for 2015.  This marks the first four-ball championship at the USGA’s national level and indicates that the USGA is...