Colorado AvidGolfer
Your Complete Golf Resource
Colorado AvidGolfer
Your Complete Golf Resource
Colorado AvidGolfer
Your Complete Golf Resource
Colorado AvidGolfer
Your Complete Golf Resource
Colorado AvidGolfer
Your Complete Golf Resource
Colorado AvidGolfer
Your Complete Golf Resource

IN THE KNOW

Stay up on the newest gear, current news, hottest lifestyle trends and personalities making an impact in the Colorado golf scene.


BEST COURSES

A roundup of Colorado’s top public, resort and private golf courses and what makes them must-plays for golfers of all skill levels.


play away

Journey across Colorado and beyond armed with the best information and deals on golf courses, restaurants, hotels and more.


EVENTS

From special Colorado AvidGolfer-hosted events to the best charity tournaments across the state, find the perfect golf event.


WES is MORE

Before he ever played a guitar or wrote a lyric, The Lumineers’ Wesley Schultz aspired to play pro golf

Wesley Shultz of the Lumineers plays the guitar on a stoop
Wesley Shultz of The Lumineers holding the Claret Jug
Wesley Schultz of The Lumineers swings a golf club
Wesley Shultz of The Lumineers tunes is guitar
Mile High golf at $52.80

Save at all your favorite courses starting on September 16!

2019 August/September Digital Issue

Check out the latest and greatest in Colorado golf every month here with the newest digital issue of Colorado AvidGolfer magazine!

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NEWS & PROFILES

2019 Mile High Golf at $52.80 - Deals announced

Mile High Golf at $52.80: Great Deals at Top Courses

Returning on September 16–enjoy four weeks of golf discounts!

Kay Griffel strikes an opera pose on the golf course.

From High Cs to Broken Tees

At age 81, retired Metropolitan Opera soprano Kay Griffel’s leading roles now come in the form of multiple club championships.

Davis Bryant Wins Colorado Amateur Championship

19-year-old sophomore triumphs in his event debut.

Army veteran Steven Klimtczak and his mother.

A Soldier’s Story

FOR THE SIXTH TIME in the last five years, the Colorado PGA REACH Foundation presented a mortgage-free home to a deserving combat-wounded veteran. This year’s …

Mary Weinstein reads a putt.

Scary-Good Mary

ALTHOUGH SHE’S ONLY a year younger, Mary Weinstein appears to be the heiress apparent to Jennifer Kupcho in Colorado women’s golf. The 21-year-old University of …

Strong as New Hope

CELEBRATING ITS 30TH anniversary this year, Golf 4 the Disabled gives hope to hundreds of people with spinal injuries, poor eyesight, cerebral palsy, strokes, amputations …

Eloy Ramos and buddies at the Club at Pradera.

The Ace and the Albatross

ON JUNE 23, Eloy Ramos had the most unconventional career round ever. A scratch golfer at Parker’s The Club at Pradera and The Pinery Country …

Wesley Schultz of The Lumineers jamming on the guitar

Wes Is More

Before he ever played a guitar or wrote a lyric, The Lumineers’ Wesley Schultz aspired to play pro golf.

Travel

Rollingstone Ranch Golf Club - Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Moose Delays at Rollingstone Ranch Golf Club

Steamboat Springs, Colorado – When you play Rollingstone Ranch Golf Club you have to be prepared for delays due to frost or weather. For the …

Eagle Ranch Golf Club in Eagle, Colorado

Eagle Ranch – Mountain Golf at its Level Best

Eagle Ranch Golf Club is located in the beautiful town of Eagle, Colorado. It is situated just 30 minutes from Vail, the well-known ski resort. …

The Bridges Golf Club in Montrose with the San Juan Mountains in the background.

The Bridges: A Stunning Club on the Colorado Western Slope

The Bridges Golf Club is a stunning semi-private golf course community located in the southwest part of Colorado that features a Nicklaus-designed golf course, a …

Circling Raven Golf Club in the Coeur d''Alene region of Idaho.

Playing the Panhandle

Coeur d’Alene packs a one-two golf punch.

A sunset on Haymaker Golf Course

Rise and Shine at Haymaker Golf Course

A behind-the-scenes look at maintaining a championship quality course at high altitude.

The West Course at the Broadmoor Golf Club

Play Two Legendary Courses at The Broadmoor

The Broadmoor Golf Club is home to some of the most celebrated golf courses in the United States. Designed by legends including Donald Ross and …

Breck’s Beaver Run is a Perfect Home Base for Your Next Golf Adventure

Come and play the legendary 27-hole Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course nestled in the heart of beautiful Breckenridge, Colorado. This famous golf club boasts one of …

PINING FOR PAR: Ponderosas and lakes Shawnee and Lakota frame Fox Acres’ par-5 seventh and par-3 third.

Reaching the Greens in Red Feather Lakes

Secluded, magnificent and delightful to play, The Golf Club at Fox Acres rewards a journey to Northern Colorado’s remote rooftop.

Courses

Homestead Golf Course, No. 15

Premier Aerials: How Courses Benefit From Aerial Flyovers and Stills

Premier Aerials is a full service videography and photography provider for golf courses and resorts around the world. Established in 2005 in Denver, Colorado, Premier Aerials …

Haymaker Golf Course sunset - Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Haymaker Golf Course–a Place to Call Home

By Suzi Mitchell As dusk falls on a summer evening in the Yampa Valley, two resident eagles swoop over the native grasses lining the fairways …

Why The Golf Club at Bear Dance is Different

When you visit The Golf Club at Bear Dance in Larkspur, Colorado, you will enjoy a true mountain golf experience with rolling hills and contoured …

TPC Colorado - Berthoud, Colorado

Premier Aerials: Colorado Gallery

Premier Aerials is a full service videography and photography provider for golf courses and resorts around the world. Established in 2005 in Denver, Colorado, Premier Aerials …

Homestead Golf Course - Lakewood, Colorado

Homestead Golf Course is Colorado’s Best Kept Secret

What do a hawk, fox, bull snake and goose have in common? While that might sound like a start of a really bad joke, all …

Fox Hollow Golf Course, Meadow Nine

A Sense of Belonging at Fox Hollow Golf Course

As I walked toward my approach shot on the final hole, I took time to reflect on my round. Sure, I hit some shots I …

Hole No. 12 (Photo: Premier Aerials)

Applewood: More Than Just a Golf Course

The par-71 Applewood Golf Course in iconic Golden, Colorado, was opened back in 1961. It was designed by J. Press Maxwell, ASGCA, and measures nearly …

2019 CAGGYs - The Best in Colorado Golf

2019 CAGGYs: Public & Resort Courses

Private Clubs

Cordillera Mountain Course

Endless Possibilities at The Club at Cordillera

As the first rays of sunshine appear over the mountains, the tough decision of what activity to start your day with in Cordillera sets in. …

The Benemanns on their porch at Frost Creek

“Living a Dream We Didn’t Know We Had” at Frost Creek

Since it was founded in 2014, Frost Creek, located just outside Eagle, CO, has drawn the attention of lovers of world-class golf and the mountain …

Club at Cordillera - Vail, Colorado

8 Reasons Why You Need to Join the Club at Cordillera

Members believe lives are best lived while enjoying the rewards of membership provided by The Club at Cordillera–a private slice of heaven that provides ample …

Black Bear Club - Aurora, Colorado

Have the Summer of Your Life at Black Bear Golf Club

An oasis featuring spectacular mountain views, Black Bear Golf Club in Parker offers the ultimate private club where Members enjoy friendships and memories that last …

The Club at Flying Horse

Enduring Pleasures, Endless Possibilities. The Club at Flying Horse.

Discover the unbridled majesty of Flying Horse. Colorado Springs’ only northern resort lifestyle golf course community. With homes priced from the $500s to custom homes …

Blackstone Country Club - Aurora, Colorado

The Fun Begins at Blackstone Country Club

Blackstone Country Club is a gem at the base of the Rocky Mountains, situated in the beautiful community of Aurora. The Club is the heart …

The Country Club at Castle Pines

The Country Club at Castle Pines: World-Class Golf, Inspired Cuisine and Entertaining at Altitude

Located just minutes south of Denver, The Country Club at Castle Pines boasts a world-class Jack Nicklaus Signature Course in the heart of The Village …

Frost Creek Golf - Eagle, Colorado

Frost Creek: The Quintessential Rocky Mountain Experience With All the Comforts of Home

Talking Golf With Frost Creek’s Head Pro Ben Welsh

GEAR

New 2019 TaylorMade P790 Iron up close.

Introducing the Updated TaylorMade P·790 Irons Lineup

 

g.Corrie: Zip Neck Birdseye Stripe Flash Sweater

Dress for the Links

A couple of weeks after the pros left the sandy shores of the UK following a pulsating mini-season of links golf, two of Scotland’s foremost …

New Club Releases, Galore!

It’s not quite a PGA Merchandise Show-type avalanche of equipment stories and new releases, but the last couple of weeks have seen a significant number …

Mizuno's MP-20 Iron line

New Mizuno Iron Gorgeous, Of Course

The Japanese manufacturer has done it again. The new MP-20 line is typically attractive.

Titleist U500 & U510 Utility Irons

Titleist T-MB Makes Way for New Utility Iron

Watch for the new U•500 and U•510 at this week’s Open Championship.

A set of Ping G Le2 golf clubs made for women.

The Fairer Sets

Given that almost five million women in the US play golf, it’s time manufacturers began making some proper gear for the ladies. Ping is on …

The all-new Srixon Q-STAR

Srixon’s Affordable Tech

For a cut-price, two-piece ball aimed at weekend warriors, Srixon’s latest Q-Star isn’t short of notable features.

Honma T//World-X (TW-X) iron

Handsome Honma

The Japanese manufacturer’s new TW-X iron looks a lot like a better player’s club. And it is certainly, but there is enough game-improvement technology for …

Instruction

How golf changed Nolan's life.

GOLFTEC: One Golf Shot & He Was Hooked

Golf means something different to every one of us, but for Nolan, it changed his entire life.

Cat Got Your Game?

How to blow away anxiety and improve your mental golf game.

Alex Fisher demonstrates the third phase of a draw technique drill with a tennis racket.

A New Racket

Let tennis teach you how to draw and fade the ball.

John Purcell, a GOLFTEC success story.

John Purcell–A GOLFTEC Success Story

Golf becomes more than just a sport in many people’s lives and GOLFTEC is lucky enough to be a part of that story.

Rickie Fowler hits his driver.

GOLFTEC: Hit Your Driver Like Rickie Fowler with this Simple Drill

Start hitting long and straight drives off of the tee by taking this tip from Rickie Fowler’s backswing.

A man in the middle of a lesson at GOLFTEC.

5 Reasons to Take a Lesson at GOLFTEC

We talk about the top five reasons you need to get over the hump and start taking GOLFTEC lessons.

Lexi Thompson rips a drive down the middle of the fairway.

GOLFTEC: Here’s How You Can Drive It Far Like Lexi and JT

If you want to drive it far, look to some of the longest hitters on tour to see how they’re doing it.

Club fitting at GOLFTEC

GOLFTEC: Why a Club Fitting Is Really Worth It

We bust the myth that club fitting is just a ‘fad’ or ‘gimmick’ & prove it can have a real impact on your game.

Lifestyle

Charles Duke casts a line into the river in Colorado.

Two Pros: Ace Surgeon Gets Master Fisherman Back in the Water

The fisherman stands in a tributary of the Arkansas River as it snakes through a meadow near Leadville and effortlessly casts his line so the …

Slate blue 2020 Land Rover Evoque

A Crossover Cross-Section

The crossover comes in a variety of models, capacities and price points, as the latest from Range Rover, Audi, Hyundai and Nissan attest.

Elizabeth Martin executes the Pigeon Flow exercise.

2019 #GetGolfFit: Pigeon Flow

Pigeon Flow is a thoracic spine rotation exercise that will improve your upper-body rotation and allow you to achieve more distance in your game.

Colorado Golf Club Crab Stacks

A Feast for Golf Fans

Colorado Golf Club pairs eye-popping golf with mouthwatering fare at this September’s U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship.

Lulu’s Furniture & Decor Room Makeover Contest

Lulu’s Furniture & Decor to give one lucky winner a room makeover.

Open Book flexibility exercise demonstrated by Elizabeth Martin

2019 #GetGolfFit: Open Book

 Open Book is a thoracic spine rotation exercise that will improve your upper-body rotation and allow you to hit the ball farther.

Sky Ridge Medical Center

Sky Ridge Medical Center Has Got Your Back

Sky Ridge Medical Center, the leader in spine surgery in Colorado, is the first hospital in Colorado to acquire the next revolution in robotic spine …

A House in the 5390' Community in the Berkeley neighborhood.

New Heights in Denver: Urban Living in Berkeley, Walkable to Golf

5390’, a new-home community by Koelbel Urban Homes, is in Denver’s Berkeley neighborhood, one of the hottest destinations in the metro area. Adjacent to Willis …

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