Merit Club

Libertyville, Illinois

Where are the Golf Course Gurus?

This section features a list and schedule of golf courses we are planning to visit. If you want to join us for a round or have us come check out your club, simply email us and we'll put something together. We also love getting suggestions of places to eat while on the road!

Schedule of Where We're Going and Where We've Been

2020

  • January 20-21, 2020: Sydney, Australia - New South Wales and The Lakes
  • January 10-19, 2020: New Zealand - Paraparaumu Beach, Cape Kidnappers, Kinloch, Tara Iti, and Kauri Cliffs

2019

  • November 20-23, 2019: Alabama and Mississippi - Country Club of Birmingham (West), Shoal Creek, Capitol Hill (Judge) and Cambrian Ridge (Canyon and Sherling 9s) on the Robert Trent Jones Trail, Old Waverly, Mossy Oak, Shell Landing, and Fallen Oak.
  • September 21, 2019: Twin Falls, ID - Blue Lakes Country Club
  • September 19, 2019: Victor, ID - Headwaters at Teton Springs
  • September 9-16, 2019: Australia - St Andrews Beach, The National (Moonah), Kingston Heath, Metropolitan, Woodlands, Royal Melbourne (West), Victoria, Royal Melbourne (East), Royal Melbourne (Composite), Peninsula Kingswood (North), The National (Old), Moonah Links (Open), Moonah Links (Legends), Cape Wickham, Ocean Dunes, Barnbougle Dunes, and Barnbougle Lost Farm
  • August 20-21, 2019: Anaconda, MT - Fairmont Hot Springs Resort and then three rounds at Old Works (12th annual Hiskey Cup)
  • August 8-10, 2019: McCall, ID - Jug Mountain
  • August 5-7, 2019: Oklahoma City, OK - Lincoln Park, Karsten Creek, Oak Tree National, Oak Tree Country Club (East), Oak Tree Country Club (West) and Jimmie Austin GC.
  • July 12-13, 2019: Rexburg, ID - Teton Lakes (McDonald's 2-man tournament)
  • June 7-8, 2019: Pocatello, ID - Juniper Hills, Riverside, and Highland (First Choice Insurance 54 Hole Shootout)
  • June 1, 2019: Idaho Falls, ID - Pinecrest Golf Course
  • May 28-30, 2019: Las Vegas, Nevada - Shadow Creek, Bear's Best Las Vegas, Red Rock (Mountain), Red Rock (Arroyo), Rio Secco, and Reflection Bay
  • May 3, 2019: Twin Falls, ID - Blue Lake Country Club
  • March 18-26, 2019: Kauai, Hawaii - Makai, Poipu Bay, and Puakea
  • January 15-19, 2019: Baja California Sur, Mexico - Diamante (El Cardonal and Dunes), Cabo del Sol (Ocean), Cabo Real, Quivira, Puerto Los Cabos (Nicklaus II and Norman), El Cortes, Loreto Bay and TPC Danzante Bay

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Top Courses I Haven't Seen That I'd Most Like to Visit

PRIVATE

  1. Augusta National Golf Club - Georgia
  2. Friars Head - New York
  3. Chicago Golf Club - Illinois
  4. Seminole Golf Club - Florida
  5. Myopia Hunt Club - Massachusetts
  6. Monterey Peninsula CC (Dunes) - California
  7. California Golf Club - California
  8. Alotian Club - Arkansas
  9. Wade Hampton - North Carolina
  10. Yeamans Hall - South Carolina

PUBLIC

  1. Torrey Pines - California
  2. PGA West (Stadium) - California
  3. Marquette Golf Club (Greywalls) - Michigan
  4. Pinehurst No.8 - North Carolina
  5. Trump National Doral - Florida
  6. Arcadia Bluffs (South) - Michigan
  7. May River - South Carolina
  8. Fallen Oak - Mississippi
  9. Tullymore - Michigan
  10. The Loop - Michigan

INTERNATIONAL

  1. St. Andrews - Scotland
  2. Tara Iti - New Zealand
  3. Royal Birkdale - England
  4. Cape Kidnappers - New Zealand
  5. Royal Melbourne - Austrailia
  6. Swinley Forest - England
  7. Barnbougle - Tasmania
  8. Banff Resort - Canada
  9. Loch Lomond - Scotland
  10. St. George's Hill - England

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