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Glenlakes Golf Club -Dunes
334/955-1221
9530 Clubhouse Dr
Foley , AL
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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Gulf Links Golf Course
334/970-1444
3901 S Mckenzie St
Foley , AL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
A. J. Stewart

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Gulf State Park Golf Course
(800) 252-7275
20115 State Highway 135
Gulf Shores, AL
 
Craft Farms
(800) 327-2657
3840 Cotton Creek Cir
Gulf Shores, AL
 
Craft Farms - Cypress Bend
334/968-4133
19995 Oak Rd W
Gulf Shores , AL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18

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Glenlakes Golf Club -Lakes
334/955-1221
9530 Clubhouse Dr
Foley , AL
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
9
Course Architect
Bobby Miller

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Soldiers Creek Golf Club At The Preserve
334/986-3227
12096 County Rd 95
Elberta , AL
Type
Resort
# of Holes
18

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Craft Farms -Cotton Creek
334/968-4133
19995 Oak Rd W
Gulf Shores , AL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Arnold Palmer

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Cotton Creek Club
334/968-7766
3840 Cotton Creek Blvd
Gulf Shores , AL
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Arnold Palmer

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Kiva Dunes Golf Course
334/540-7000
815 Plantation Dr
Gulf Shores , AL
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Jerry Pate

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What Are The Top Golf Tournaments

PGA TourThere are some golf tournaments whose pedigrees demand respect and admiration for what they contribute to the game's history. These tournaments test the resolve and skills of the players to a degree that other contests can't begin to match. Actually, it's a good thing that the really great golf tournaments don't come around but a few times each year. Anything beyond the strain evident in those occasional contests could be so dangerous to the psyches of some players that they might very well have short golf careers.

The world's golf season doesn't begin until the Masters Tournament opens play at Augusta National in the first week of April. Until that time of year, golf tournaments have been fun to watch and even seemed to illuminate which players were mastering their craft to really compete for the famed Green Jacket. It's when the Saturday round is over, and the field has shaken out to leave a few who have a chance to take the Masters title, that the real contest begins. And it isn't on the golf course. It's in the players' minds where the real struggle takes place. It's Greg Norman in 1996 watching a six-shot lead on Sunday give way to the steady play of Nick Faldo. It's Scotsman Sandy Lyle serving haggis at the Champions' dinner in 1989. It's Tiger Woods winning his first Masters and crying on his father's shoulder after dropping his last putt. It's just the Masters.

Next on the list of great tournaments is the U.S. Open Championship. It’s held at various golf courses in America, and is known for how difficult the USGA can set a course for play. The real rough begins at two inches, a little further in it’s four inches, and beyond that even a hay mower would have trouble getting through it. U.S. Open officials don't like their tournament being roughed up by par breaking players. On Sunday, the pin placements are in their toughest positions and the greens are slick as glass.

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