Mirimichi is the place to play in Memphis

If you watched the World Golf Championship-FedEx St. Jude Invitational, which was played at TPC Southwind in Memphis and won by Abraham Ancer, you might say ' I'd love to go try my game there'. Well, good luck with that. Having lived in Memphis many moons ago, TPC Southwind like Memphis, Colonial, Irene and Chickasaw Country [...]

By |2021-08-14T11:05:49-04:00August 14th, 2021|Categories: Tennessee|Tags: , , , , , , |

High Hampton – A Favorite Mountain Retreat Reimagined

High Hampton has been serving as a time capsule in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Cashiers, North Carolina for close to a century, where days consisted of morning walks along the lakefront and waterfalls, and lazy afternoons were spent swimming in the lake or fishing the mountain streams. In the late 1800s, Caroline [...]

By |2021-07-15T17:44:56-04:00July 15th, 2021|Categories: North Carolina|Tags: , , , , , , |

Knoxville Municipal Wins ‘Favorite Golf Course’ Award

When visiting the beautiful town of Knoxville, Tennessee in the Appalachian Valley, you have your choice of 20+ golf courses in the area. The city owned Knoxville Municipal Golf Course was recently voted the 'Favorite Public Golf Course' by the golf readers of the city's Knoxville News Sentinel for 2020. The ballot was conducted via a [...]

By |2020-12-21T20:12:21-05:00December 21st, 2020|Categories: Golf Courses and Golf Destinations|Tags: |

Tellico Village – Tennessee’s Best Golf Community

In all my years of writing about golf and golf communities, I have never come across anything as impressive as Tellico Village. I know there are communities with more courses, but geographically speaking it has to be one of the largest golf communities in the country. Tellico Village is nestled in the foothills of the Great [...]

By |2020-11-16T19:17:45-05:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Golf Life|Tags: |

Riverwatch Golf Club

SPARTA, Tennessee -Most people look forward to retirement; they see it as a way to wind down and take it easy. Many retirees like to travel and spend more time with the kids and grandkids. Some take up hobbies and low-impact sports; for many, it’s playing more golf. Some get really involved in the game and [...]

By |2020-10-11T17:31:53-04:00October 11th, 2020|Categories: Golf Courses and Golf Destinations|Tags: |

The Ooltewah Club is Anew

Like the mythological phoenix rising from the ashes of its predecessor so has the Ooltewah Club come to be from the Champions Club, a private lifestyle and golf club located in Ooltewah, Tennessee. The renaming and rebranding celebrate the recent completion of a renovation to the facilities and coincides with the new ownership and management company's [...]

By |2020-10-06T06:39:33-04:00October 6th, 2020|Categories: Golf Courses and Golf Destinations|Tags: |

The Legacy – The Nashville Area’s Best Golf Value

Golfers in the Nashville area have a plethora of choices when it comes to playing golf and many of them opt to play at the Legacy in Springfield, TN. The Legacy was designed by PGA Hall of Famer Raymond Floyd and opened in 1996. Golf Advisor has ranked The Legacy the #2 Public Course in Tennessee [...]

By |2020-08-31T13:52:41-04:00August 31st, 2020|Categories: Golf Courses and Golf Destinations|Tags: |

Fox Den Country Club – A Club the Whole Family Can Enjoy

To say Chester A. Massey was a golf enthusiast would be like saying the Titanic was a boat. Massey, an insurance executive from Knoxville, had a dream to build one of the finest golf courses in America, right here in east Tennessee. He spent several years and a lot of miles researching the project, country club [...]

By |2020-08-08T12:16:06-04:00July 25th, 2020|Categories: Golf Courses and Golf Destinations|Tags: , |

Fairfield Glade – The Pinnacle of Golf in Tennessee

Golf may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Tennessee, especially the small town of Crossville on the eastern side of the state. Crossville is known as the “Golf Capital of Tennessee,” with no less than 10 championship golf courses in the Cumberland County area. Five of the area’s best [...]

By |2020-08-08T12:16:26-04:00July 4th, 2020|Categories: Golf Courses and Golf Destinations|Tags: , |

Tennessee National Chooses Hampton Golf to Manage Its Facilities

Hampton Golf, the industry's most technologically advanced golf course management and development company, has been chosen as the operating partner of the Tennessee National Golf Club, a premier gated golf and waterfront community just outside Knoxville Tennessee. The 1,500-acre private residential community features a 7,393 yard, par 72 Greg Norman Signature Design championship golf course which [...]

By |2020-04-17T05:54:27-04:00April 2nd, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: |
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