Spectacular Golf of Colorado is a fascinating look at some of the most interesting, challenging, historic and/or scenic golf holes in the Rocky Mountain State.
The holes in this book were chosen by the courses themselves as the best their course has to offer. You’ll find an equal mix of par 3s, par 4s and par 5s that have challenged Colorado golfers of every skill level. You’re invited to see some of the most beautiful golf holes in Colorado, such as the Roaring Fork Club’s par-4 sixth hole situated on a golf course that also features some of the finest fly fishing in the world.
In Spectacular Golf you will find history-making courses, like Broadmoor Golf Club where Jack Nicklaus defeated Charlie Coe to win the US Amateur for his first national championship in 1959. Broadmoor Golf Club will host the 2008 US Senior Open. You’ll also find Cherry Hills Country Club where Arnold Palmer won the 1960 US Open, defeating Jack Nicklaus and Ben Hogan, and Jack Nicklaus won the 1993 US Senior Open. You will also find breath-taking mountain golf holes, like Aspen Glen’s par-5 sixth hole with Mount Sopris looming in the background and The Club at Cordillera’s par-4 14th hole which sits at an elevation of 9200 feet on its Summit Course. You will find holes on courses where professional golf tournaments are held such as Castle Pines Golf Club’s par-4 18th hole where, based on its unique scoring system, championships of The International may be either won or lost on the final putt of the final day of the tournament.
Whatever level of golfer you are or hope to be, the holes presented in Spectacular Golf of Colorado promise to provide you a great golfing experience.
ISBN: 1-933415-38-X / 978-1-933415-38-3
Page Count: 192
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