Destination Golf & Local Tastes

On The Tee is on the road bringing back news, views and reviews from around North America.


On The Tee EnRoute Side Trip Reviews:


From cross country travellers to Snowbirds heading south to escape the chilly great white north to road warriors looking to plan a day or extended road trip there are a myriad of great courses and stay & play opportunities just a hop, skip and jump off the main highway and byways across North America.

Side Trip Reviews

400 Corridor Feature Editorial
Beatties Distillers, Alliston, ON A Local Taste: World Class Potato Vodka Tasting
Carriage Ridge Resort, Barrie, ON Stay & Play: A Year-Round Destination
Christie's Mill, Port Severn, ON Stay & Play: Finding Serenity
Harbour View Inn, Barrie, ON Stay & Play: Stay for reflection, play for perfection
Rocky Crest Resort, MacTier, On Stay & Play: Magnificent Muskoka Stay & Play
Parry Sound, ON On The Road: Golf and more at Muskoka's Tip
Trestle Brewing, Parry Sound, ON A Local Taste: A Destination Taproom Experience
401 Corridor Feature Editorial
Smuggler's Glen, Gananoque,ON Resort Course Review: A Beautiful Rugged Challenge
Windsor, On On The Road: Ontario's Southern Swing
Muskoka Feature Editorial
Clevelands House, Minnet, ON Stay & Play: Vintage Golf Getaway
Deerhurst Highlands, Huntsville Resort Course Review: Muskoka's Ground Breaking Course
Deerhurst Lakeside, Huntsville Resort Course Review: Fun & Shot Making Required
Windermere, Windermere Stay & Play: 95 Years Young
Miscellaneous Ontario Feature Editorial
Cranberry Golf Resort, Collingwood, On. Stay & Play: On the Shores of Southern Georgian Bay
Fern Resort, Orillia, On. Stay & Play: Vintage Golf Getaways
Highway 11 Golf On The Road: Golf Along Lake Huron's Shore
Hockley Valley GC, Hockley, ON Resort Course Review: Unrivaled Views
Hockley Valley Resort, Hockley, ON Resort Report: Group get-togethers in the valley
Millcroft Inn, Alton, On Stay & Play: Couple Golf Getaway
Sauble Falls B&B, Wiarton, ON Stay & Play: B&B on the Bruce
Sault Ste. Marie, ON Feature: Destination Golf and So Much More
Atlantic Canada Feature Editorial
Algonquin, St. Andrews by The Sea, NB Stay & Play:History, Beauty & Challenge...

Brudenell, Cardigan, PEI

Resort Course Review: Robinson's Island Favourite...
Cabot Links, Cape Breton, NS Resort Course Review: Canada's True Links Wonderland
Crowbush Cove West St.Peter's, PEI Resort Course Review: PEI's Championship Experience
Dundarave, Roseneath, PEI Resort Course Review: A Test Filled, Beauty and Challenge
Fox Harb'r, Wallace, NS Resort Course Review: Nova Scotia's Luxury Playground
Highland Links, Ingonish Beach, NS Stay & Play: An East Coast National Treasure
The Lakes, Cape Breton, NS Stay & Play: Great Golf Rivaled Only by the Views
Quebec Feature Editorial
Mont Tremblant, Quebec Stay & Play: C'est Manifique
Quebec City, Quebec On The Road: Falling for Canada's Old Word Charm
British Columbia Feature Editorial
Big Sky, Pemberton Course Review: Bob Cupp's Valley Vistas
Chatheau Whister, Whistler Course Review: RTJ's Majestic Mountain Masterpiece
Nicklaus North, Whistler Course Review: Jack's Northern Nugget
Whistler, Whistler Course Review: Arnie's Dazzling Design
United States  
I79 / I77 Corridor Feature Editorial
Ballantyne, Charlotte, NC Resort Report: Luxury and Convenience
Hickory Knob State Park, McKormick, SC State Park: Picturesque Scenery, Challenging Shot Making
Olde Mill, Laurel Fork, VA Resort Course Review: An Ellis Maple Mountain Beauty
Pete Dye Club, Bridgeport, WV Resort Course Review: Diabolical Dye and the Fall Colours
Pipestem Resort, Pipestem, WV State Park: Golfing Above the Clouds in WV
Primland, Meadows of Dan, VA Resort Report: Blue Ridge Mountain Retreat
Stonewall, Roanoke, WV State Park: Shot Making in the Hills of WV with Arnie
I75 Corridor Feature Editorial
Atlanta, GA On The Road: A Southern Belle for Golfers
Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Ga Resort Course Review: The Lake View Course
Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Ga Resrot Course Review: Shotmaking in the Foothills
Barnsley Resort, Adairsville, GA Resort Report: Shot Making in the Blue Ridge
El Campeon, Howey-in-the-Hills, FL Resort Course Reviews A Blend of Beauty and the Beast
Innisbrook Resort, Palm Harbor Stay & Play: Palm Harbor's Golf Playground
Lake Lanier, Buford, GA Resort Report: Lagacy of Lake Lanier
Reynolds Plantation, Greeensboro, GA Stay & Play: A Golf Community Extraordinaire
Saddlebrook, Wesley Chapel, FL Resort Report: Skillfully Crafted Palmer Creations
Stone Mountain, GA State Park: History, Culture and Great Golf
I81 Corridor Feature Editorial
Cacapon Resort, Berkley Springs, WV State Park: A Delightfull RTJ III Mountain Layout
Devils Knob, Wintergreen, VA Resort Course Review: At the Peak with Ellis and Dan Maple
Gettysburg, PA On The Road: Fore Score & Great Golf
Rocky Gap, Fintstone, MD State Park: Mastering the Mountains in Maryland
Stoney Creek, Wintergreen, VA Resort Course Review: Valley Floor Golf with Reese Jones
I90 Corridor Feature Editorial
Bristol Harbour, Canandaigua, NY On The Road: Golf Lake Canandaigua -Part 1
Byrncliff Resort, Varysburg, NY Stay & Play: A Western New York Favorite. (new)
Ravenwood, Victor, NY On The Road:Golf Lake Canandaigua -Part 2
Reservoir Creek, Naples, NY On The Road: Golf Lake Canandaigua -Part 3
Turning Stone Resort, Verona, NY Resort Report: Great Golf and so Much More
I95 Corridor Feature Editorial
Cheraw State Park, Cheraw, SC State Park: Naturally Challenging, Terrific Value
Daytona Beach, Fla On The Road: Hitting the Links in Daytona Beach
Grand Cypess, Orlando, Fla. Resort Report: The Villas at Grand Cypress
PGA Village, Florida Stay & Play: Everything for your FLA Golf Vacation
Williamsburg, Virginia On The Road: Spectacular Golf with Colonial Charm
World Golf Hall of Fame, Fla. On The Road: A Tribute to the Game
I40 Corridor Feature Editorial
Corsair Brewstillery, Nashville, TN A Local Taste: Music City's Boutique Distillery
Hermitage, Nashville, TN On The Road: Music City- Birdies and Beer (Part 1)
Greystone, Dickson, TN On The Road: Music City- Birdies and Beer (Part 2)
Gaylord Springs, Nashville, TN On The Road: Music City- Birdies and Beer (Part 3)
Natural State Golf Trail, Arkansas On The Road: Birdies, Beers and a Buddy
TPC Southwind, Memphis, TN Tour Calibre Golf With a Dash of Southern Hospitality
I65 Corridor Feature Editorial
The Shoals, Muscle Shoals, AL On The Road: Hops'in Along the RTJ Trail (Part 1)
Hampton Cove, Huntsville, AL On The Road: Hops'in Along the RTJ Trail (Part 2)
Ross Bridge Resort, AL Stay & Play: Birmingham's Luxury Stay & Play
Grand Marriott Resort, Fairhope, AL Stay & Play: An Historic RTJ Trail and Hotel Experience
Pinehurst / Sandhills, NC Feature Editorial
Dormie, West End Course Review: Not Your Typical Pinehurst Track
Hyland, Southern Pines Course Review: Bang for Your Buck in Southern Pines
Longleaf, Southern Pines Course Review: A Great Blend of Playability & Challenge
Legacy, Aberdeen Resort Course Review: Jack II's Playable Pinehurst Treat
Mid Pines, Southern Pines Resort Course Review: A 1921 Donald Ross Classic Reborn
Mid South, Southern Pines Resort Course Review: Arnie at the Top of His Game
Pine Needles, Southern Pines Resort Course Review: A Donald Ross Classic Challenge
Pinehurst The Cradle, Pinehurst Resort Course Review: Oh So Sweat Short Course
Pinehurst #2, Pinehurst Resort Course Review: The Classic
Pinehurst #4, Pinehurst Resort Course Review: Gil Hanse's Remake
Pinehurst #9, Pinehurst Resort Course Review: Nicklaus's Shot Making Test
Talamore, Southern Pines Resort Course Review: A Case of Beauty and the Beast
Tobacco Road, Sanford Stay & Play: Sensory Overload in Sandhills
Gulf Coast AL, MS, LA Feature Editorial
Alabama, Gulf Coast On The Road: Robert Trent Jones Trail
Fallen Oak, Saucier, MS Casino Course Review: Tom Fazio's Mississippi Masterpiece
Grand Bear, Saucier, MS Casino Course Review: A Bear Sighting in Mississippi
The Bridges, Bay St.Louis, MS Casino Course Review: A Coastal Treat Built by a King
The Preserve, Vancleave, MS Casino Course Review: A Jerry Pate Gulf Coast Beauty
Florida Edition Feature Editorial
Florida Edition On The Road: Visit Florida Edition
Miscellaneous USA Feature Editorial
Airport Golf Experiences On The Road: Vacation Time on the Links. (new)
Lake Placid, New York On The Road: An Adirondack Golf Getaway
America's Club, Kohler, WI Resort Report: Outstanding in Everyway
Northern Michigan On The Road: Don't forget how good it is!
New York State Golf Trails On The Road: A Tail of Two Trails
San Antonio, Texas On The Road: Deep in the Heart
Vail, Colorado On The Road: A Mountain Golf Extravaganza
Scottsdale, Arizona Resort Report: Tour of Suburban Golf Resorts


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