Shoulder season: Mid-October—mid-November
Average high and low temps:60/42 in October, 46/31 in November
Sample green fees:
Whistling Straits (Irish)
and Blackwolf Run (Meadow Valleys):
$70 in November vs. $185 in peak, a 62-percent savings.
Sample lodging deal:
"Dye-abolical" (three nights at the Inn on Woodlake, four rounds, caddie and cart fees, 30-minute golf lesson): $1,909 a person double-occupancy in the second half of October vs. $2,545 in peak, a 25-percent savings.
Want to play the Straits course at Whistling Straits or the River course at Blackwolf Run? They close for the offseason on Oct. 28.Courtesy of the Kohler Co.