Picture of Creston golf course in the fall.

The shortest hole on a golf course can often be the most challenging—here's a top 10 list of the shortest holes in the Kootenays.

The Wilderness Club – Eureka,

Heading down south? Check out this selection of the longest golf courses in Flathead Valley and NW Montana.

Lisa Longball Golf School advertisement.

Participants will receive instruction from award-winning PGA of Canada Golf instructors along with tips, tricks and techniques from Lisa.

Lisa Longball

Lisa Longball, 7-time Canadian Long Drive champion, will be hosting a Ladies Golf Fitness and Power Development Workshop with golf fitness specialist Shannon Heffernan.

Photo Valemount Golf Course
Promoted Course
Thompson Okanagan Valemount Pines Golf Course and RV Park

Located in a the middle of three mountain ranges, Valemount Golf Course is a beautiful place to learn the game.

Bootleg Gap Golf Course, Kimberley, B.C.

Up for a challenge? The Kootenays not only has some of the most scenic and beautiful courses in B.C., but it also boasts some of the longest yardages too.

Matt Kuchar's Putter: Model 2-Halfmoon face.

Bettinardi Golf, a small company from Chicago, has developed the Counterbalance putter which features equal weight distribution in the grip and head of the putter.

Titleist C16 Irons.
Equipment The Perfect Golf Club May 2017 / Dennis Begin

With a plethora of new clubs on the market every January, Titleist has designed and produced a new driver and irons that has stretched technology.

This Cobra Hybrid, 3 to 4, will replace the 3 and 4 irons.
Equipment Gone are the long irons May 2017 / Dennis Begin

All the major golf companies now manufacture hybrids, so leave your 3 and 4-iron in the garage and join the revolution in golf clubs.

GX-7 X-Metal Driver
Equipment Be cautious what you buy May 2017 / Dennis Begin

With the arrival of spring and golf season, it may be time to upgrade your clubs, starting with your driver—but buyer beware.

A beginner's set of Adams Tight Lie golf clubs.
Equipment Beginners and golf clubs May 2017 / Dennis Begin

Despite appearances, the old adage, "It's not as easy as it looks," may prove true for the beginner golfer.

Promoted Course
West Kootenay Granite Pointe Golf Course

Witness the spectacular views of Nelson, Kootenay Lake and the famed Kokanee Glacier from Hole 10 at Granite Pointe Golf Course.

Picture of Tiger Woods.

Nike is getting out of the golf club business, choosing instead to pursue sales of golf footwear and apparel.

Picture of golf course green and tee.

The sale is intended to allow the land development company to focus on its core operations — specifically, the build-out of Sun Rivers.

Flags with the USGA logo on them.
News Changes coming to golf - USGA March 2017 / Dennis Begin

The United States Golf Association, the governing body of golf in North America, hosted the North American Golf Innovation Symposium in Vancouver from March 5 – 7th, 2017.

C-130 Cargo Planes in Boneyard.
News Golfing on a U.S. Air Force Base January 2017 / Dennis Begin

The William Blanchard Golf Course is located on the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona.

Matt Kuchar's Putter: Model 2-Halfmoon face.

Bettinardi Golf, a small company from Chicago, has developed the Counterbalance putter which features equal weight distribution in the grip and head of the putter.

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