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Barbasol Championship - Spectactors Guide

The 3rd Barbasol Championship at Grand National will be held on Thursday, July 20, until Sunday, July 23. The full field of golfers will include PGA tour golfers and Alabama professionals. The winner will again receive 300 FedEx Cup points. Below is everything you need to know afte...



Golf In Alabama

When it comes to planning a vacation, Alabama isn't usually at the top of the list. Golfers however may have a slightly different point of view. After all, the state is home to several high quality golf courses managed by Honours Golf as well as The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, the ...



RTJ Celebrates 25 Years

The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National (RTJ) is celebrating 25 years. Since 1992, RTJ has seen a lot of pars, birdies, sunshine and few eagles too! Nearly 12 million rounds have been played on this beautiful course. Last year alone, brought in roughly 500,000 players. Tha...



Getting To Know: TimberCreek Golf Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Rob Bradley who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats a...



North Alabama Golfing & Attractions

The North Alabama area offers a wealth of attractions, outdoor activities and a diversity of outstanding golf. In addition to the Robert Trent Jones (RTJ) Golf Trail courses, there are others that warrant recognition. Family attractions such as the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Hunts...



Alabama Golf

When it comes to planning a vacation, Alabama isn't usually at the top of the list. Golfers however may have a slightly different point of view. After all, the state is home to several high quality golf courses managed by Honours Golf as well as The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, the ...



Capitol Hill Golf Course - The Judge Course Review

Very few golf courses have a first-tee experience which has true 'shock & awe' value and can then maintain that standard of excellence throughout the round. One of those courses is on Alabama's Robert Trent Jones (RTJ) Golf Trail. It's The Judge Course, located in Prattville, on the...



Alabama' Gulf Shores

When it comes to planning a vacation, Alabama isn't usually at the top of the list. Golfers however may have a slightly different point of view. After all, the state is home to several high quality golf courses managed by Honours Golf as well as The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, the ...



Kiva Dunes

While the state of Alabama has established itself as a juggernaut of college football and the ultimate source for the nation's finest shrimp & grits, the state has also firmly established itself as one of America's premier golf destinations. For those who question Alabama's status on...



Golf at The Shoals Golf Club

While Alabama's Robert Trent Jones (RTJ) Golf Trail features 11 different locations, 26 different golf courses and 468 golf holes, the one location that may be the best 36-hole championship golf venue on the Trail is the one in the most remote part of the state - The Shoals (990 Sunbe...



TimberCreek Golf Club

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Rob Bradley who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eats a...



Alabama's Gulf Shores-Orange Beach Golf Guide

With a plethora of varied lodging options, restaurants and attractions galore and one of the prettiest, white sands beaches anywhere along the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, the Gulf Shores-Orange Beach-Perdido Key area -set where the southeast edge of Alabama meets the Florida Panhandl...



Postcards from The Warmth of Spring: Sweet Home Alabama

Midwest Golfing Magazine traveled south earlier this year and along the way found a lucky penny, met Stark the German Shepherd, and ate $2.99 barbecue pork sandwiches. The weathermen call it an Alberta Clipper. Really it just means more snow could be coming. A "clipper" system is t...



Ross Bridge Golf Course Review

Some of the most special places to play golf in America - Augusta National, Seminole, and Pine Valley -- are inaccessible for the avid golfers. But, if you want to experience your own unforgettable golfing memory, you can find it on Alabama's Robert Trent Jones (RTJ) Golf Trail, whic...



The "Magnificent Seven" of Alabama Golf

When you visit central Alabama to play golf, you will be spoiled for choice when it comes to places to play. The focal point will be the Robert Trent Jones (RTJ) Golf Trail, specifically these layouts: Birmingham (Oxmoor Valley), Hoover (Ross Bridge), Montgomery (Capitol Hill), and ...



Birmingham Golf Guide

When you travel to play Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, one of the must-play venues is the Ridge Course at Oxmoor Valley, just outside Birmingham. It will be a true examination of your golf game and physical fitness. The Ridge was designed based on what Mother Nature provid...



Interview With Steve Lowery Former PGA and Current Champions Tour Professional Golfer

During the Wednesday Pro Am Day at the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic, I had the opportunity to play with and interview Steve Lowery, the Former PGA and Current Champions Tour Professional Golfer. In between shots and draining his birdie putts, he answered some of my favorite questio...



Golf On The Gulf

I know. Many golfers brag and talk about playing the RTJ Alabama Golf Trail but those that have played on the Alabama coast wouldnt have it any other way. I was recently on a tour of coastal golf courses and came away with the impression that some of the public access courses on Alab...



Auburn-Opelika Golf Guide

Must Play Courses in Auburn-Opelika 1) Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National Built on 600 acres by Lake Saughatchee, Grand National offers a scenic and challenging setting for all golfers. Grand National was ranked as the top public golf course in 2009 by the Golf...



Hole in One Guide to Golfing Auburn-Opelika

East of Montgomery and hugging the Georgia border, Auburn-Opelika offers a variety of scenic golf courses for all levels of golfer. Named one of the best places to live by U.S. News, Auburn-Opelika was also ranked the #1 golf city in America by Golf Digest. Courses in Auburn-Opelika...



Golf and poker challenge tournament brings two great pastimes together in one event

As high as the stakes are at the World Series of Poker, one doesn't necessarily need a huge bankroll to be able to play with the big boys. 2003 WSOP champion Chris Moneymaker, for example, famously turned a $40 buy in at an online satellite tournament into a $2.5 million payday. W...



Golf Travel Guide To The Gulf Shores with Kaiser Realty by Wyndham Vacation Rentals

Looking to plan the perfect golf trip to Kaiser Realty by Wyndham Vacation Rentals? Planning a buddies trip or a romantic golf getaway can be a full time job not to mention pressure filled to deliver a memorable experience. Below is an interview with Emily Gonzalez, Director of Market...



Golf Travel Guide To Auburn-Opelika, Alabama

Looking to plan the perfect golf trip to Auburn-Opelika, Alabama? Planning a buddies trip or a romantic golf getaway can be a full time job not to mention pressure filled to deliver a memorable experience. Below is an interview with Robyn L. Bridges, Vice-President who shares some ins...



Blazing a Trail for 20 Years

In the golf world these numbers are as impressive as the 2011 statistics of Aaron Rodgers and Drew Brees. The hallmark numbers of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail throughout 2012 are 26, 468, and 20. These figures represent the number of courses across Alabama, the number of holes on...



Getting To Know: The Ledges

Whether you have played a course 20+ times a year or looking to play the course for the first time, insights from an insider can help enhance your golf experience. Below is an interview with Terry Wilbanks who shares some valuable tidbits about the course, memorable holes and must eat...



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