Central Texas Golf Scene

  • Course Review: White Wing Golf Course

    White Wing Golf Course Sun City, Georgetown Stereotyping is always dangerous and almost always unfair. But in my mind's eye, when I was invited to play White Wing in Del Webb's beautiful Sun City, north of Georgetown, I couldn't help but cons ...

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  • Life is Good at the River Crossing Club

    As we head into autumn, the River Crossing Club of Spring Branch, Texas is undergoing some spectacular changes. Our goal: to transform our facility into a private, members-only club with a renovated clubhouse, incomparable service, and a meticulously ...

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  • Cheating the wind

    Golf Instruction Playing in the wind, especially this time of the year, can be really difficult on scoring. There is nothing more frustrating then hitting a solid shot that balloons into the wind and comes up 30-yards short of the green. The wind ca ...

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  • Hidden Springs Golf Course At the Double-B Ranch and Resort

    WIN Stay & Play Weekend Giveaway. This contest includes 3 Days & 2 Nights golf and loding for two. Click Here to enter. Part working cattle ranch, part resort getaway ...

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  • ColoVista Country Club and Resort: Taking Texas Golf to New Heights

    The name says it all. The vistas of the Colorado River valley below are breathtaking, from the 18-hole championship golf course, the spectacular Georgian mansion-style clubhouse, the new cottages offered with stay-and-play packages, or the homesites ...

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  • Course Review: Tapatio Springs

    If you should accidentally take the Johns Road West exit off Interstate 10 in the Boerne area, the first 3 miles of your side trip will be unremarkable. Lush vegetation and various forms of human habitation pretty well block your view of the surround ...

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  • Tip from the Pros: Do You Know How to Practice?

    First tip of the year is guess what… PRACTICE!! But many of us don’t know how to practice. We just go down there and hit balls, and many starting out with the Driver making the biggest, hardest, and fastest swing that we can to hit the ball r ...

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  • Consigned to a Better Place

    Think of golf clubs like you do a new car. New clubs depreciate quickly (there’s always next year’s hot new models) yet the quality and performance of the club remains the same for fifteen years or more. That’s the argument for buying used golf club ...

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  • Course Review: Crystal Falls

    I mentioned to a couple of my hard-core golf buddies that I was going to travel over to Leander to play their municipal course. I got the usual reaction from them: the little smirks and the knowing nods. “Old Mike’s gonna go play himself an EASY cour ...

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  • Course Review: Plum Creek Golf Course

    Located in fast-growing Kyle, TX, Plum Creek Golf Course is experiencing a rebirth, of sorts. Though it has had a troubled past, the new management team is the right combination to turn this track into top place to play. With the natural setting, and ...

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