Long-Range Improvement Plan: Pinehurst Country Club

By Rick Phelps, ASGCA Secretary Pinehurst Country Club, in Denver, Colorado is a 27-hole private facility that was opened for play in 1960.  The golf course was designed by J. Press Maxwell, ASGCA.  The course is set up to play as a regulation length eighteen-hole...

Solving Storm Water Challenges: Groesbeck Municipal Golf Course

By Denny Spencer and Jerry Mathews, ASGCA Solving Storm Water Challenges Prior to the Clean Water Act of 1972, it was common practice for cities and towns to install only one drainage pipe in the ground to carry both sewer and storm water to a waste water treatment...

Program And Design Narrative: Riddell’s Bay Golf And Country Club

By Ed Beidel, ASGCA Program and Design Narrative The Riddell’s Bay Golf & Country Club is one of eight golf courses on the island of Bermuda.  The facility is situated on a narrow peninsula that extends into the Great Sound near the central portion of the island...

Physical And Fiscal Renovation: Bide-A-Wee Golf Course

By Tom Clark, ASGCA Past President Project Description  The Bide-A-Wee Golf Course of Portsmouth, Virginia is an 18-hole, par 72 municipal daily fee course. The acreage of the course had previously been expanded by removing 22 homes built for World War II’s ship...

Green Redesigns And Tree Planning: La Jolla Country Club

By Cary Bickler, ASGCA Project Description 18-Hole Championship golf Course Private Country Club Blue Tees                    6,685  Par 72 White Tees                  6,260  Par 72 Red Tees                     5,970  Par 74 New Green Tees          5,335  Par 74 Note:...