Originally known as West Ridge Golf Club, The Ridge opened in May of 1991 to glorious reviews. Construction of the Mountain View Corridor, a UDOT project, required land which was home to 5 of our holes on the Back 9.
No matter where your golf journey is taking you, The Ridge Club is excited to welcome you to the sport! From socializing in a friendly and fun environment to focusing on health and wellness, golf has something for everyone and for every family through: Get Your Game On! There are no featured events.
Please join us for the 2021 golf season at the Ridge Golf Course. (Formally known as Crabapple Ridge). The golf course has new ownership. This is an 18 hole PGA professionally managed golf course that will be immediately implementing numerous upgrades to the golf course and club house to enhance your overall golf and dining experience.
(Formally known as Crabapple Ridge). The golf course has new ownership. This is an 18 hole PGA professionally managed golf course that will be immediately implementing numerous upgrades to the golf course and club house to enhance your overall golf and dining experience.
1991The University Ridge Golf Course is a public golf course and the official home course to the University of Wisconsin men's and women's golf teams. Robert Trent Jones Jr. designed the course, which opened in 1991.
St. Andrews is essentially, the world's first golf course. However, as golf became increasingly popular, the sport was banned in 1457 by James II of Scotland.
links golf courseA links golf course is the oldest style of golf course, first developed in Scotland. The word comes from the Scots language and refers to an area of coastal sand dunes, and also sometimes to open parkland. It also retains this more general meaning in the Scottish English dialect.
Yarmouth LinksYarmouth Links This is the oldest golf course on this list, since it was established in the early 1800s—no, that's not a typo!
Musselburgh Old Links The Old Links at Musselburgh has been officially recognised by Guinness as the oldest golf course in the world; a fact that should immediately place Musselburgh atop any avid golfers wishlist.
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Originally known as the "golfing grounds" of St Andrews, it was not until the New Course was opened in 1895 that it became known as the Old Course....Old Course at St Andrews.Club informationLocationSt Andrews, ScotlandEstablished1552 (469 years ago)TypePublicOwned byFife Council12 more rows
Andrews formalized the rules and stated, “One round of the Links, or 18 holes is reckoned a match, unless otherwise stipulated.” Legend has it that the reason for 18 holes is that a bottle of whiskey contained the same number of shots as holes on a course, thus providing just enough drink for a shot on each hole.
The word 'golf' is not an acronym for anything. Rather, it derives linguistically from the Dutch word 'kolf' or 'kolve,' meaning quite simply 'club.
The Victoria Golf Club, founded in 1893, is the oldest 18-hole golf course in Canada in its original location, and second oldest in North America.
The first golf club in Canada was the Montreal Golf Club, founded in Nov 1873 by Scotsman Alexander Dennistoun; he was also the first president and the captain of the club.
Niagara Golf Club circa 1875 This is the oldest surviving golf course in North America.