By: Aquib Nawab
At Palm Beach Gardens, a creation of Michael Pascucci and Stephen Ross. This club focuses on sporting excellence without residential distractions, featuring three 18-hole courses, including the recently opened West Course designed by Gil Hanse and Jim Wagner.
Credits: Golf Digest
A few miles from downtown Omaha, Designed by Scott Hoffman, it’s a pure golf experience spread over 7,200 yards, characterized by its natural setting, devoid of homes or roads, and a clubhouse reminiscent of a 1920s home.
The Crossroads golf course transforms a flat landscape into a world of slopes and contours. Created by Tad King and Rob Collins, this reversible 9-hole course, set to open early next year, offers members stunning views and challenging greens.
North of Napa Valley, California, the Brambles Golf Club marks the first Californian design by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw. This 18-hole walking course features a unique clubhouse, 'The Milking Parlor,' and is known for its links-style layout and breathtaking mountain vistas.
Miami's Shell Bay, with its $1 million initiation fee, is a symbol of luxury. This waterfront enclave boasts a Greg Norman-designed course, known for its challenging play. The club includes luxurious residences, a private yacht club, and a wellness center, epitomizing opulence in every aspect.
Set against the backdrop of Alabama’s Lake Martin, Wicker Pointe is part of the Heritage, a luxury residential development. The Coore and Crenshaw-designed course offers diverse landscapes and a unique putting course, 'The Foothills,' for an immersive golfing experience.
Is more than a golf club, it's a catalyst for change. Nicholas Schreiber’s vision combines top-notch golfing with inclusive programs, aiming to diversify the game's traditional demographic. The course itself, set on rolling sand, offers thrilling gameplay.
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Offers a challenging 6,800-yard course. Beyond its strategic design, the club is notable for its philanthropic efforts, supporting local educational initiatives. It’s a golfing destination with a heart.
Panther National in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, is a blend of luxury living and championship golf. Co-designed by Jack Nicklaus and Justin Thomas, the course is the centerpiece of a community featuring modern estate homes and a conservation area.
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Austin's Loraloma, part of the Thomas Ranch development, combines luxury living with a spectacular 18-hole course by David McLay-Kidd. The course, known for its cliffside holes and panoramic views, offers a unique golfing experience in Texas' Hill Country.
Red Feather in Lubbock, Texas, is a creative masterpiece by King-Collins. Known for its unconventional design, including the longest par 5 and shortest par 3 in Texas, this course offers a unique golfing adventure with stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
Credits: Golf Digest
Tom Doak's High Pointe Golf Club near Traverse City, Michigan, is a revival of his first course. Known for its minimalist design, the course is set to reopen with new features, blending Doak's signature style with the area's natural rolling topography.