The quintessential "Buddies Trip" is a cornerstone of American amateur golf. From the moment they arrive home from their latest escape, amateur golfers begin counting down the days to their next adventure. Senior Editors Peter Finch and Matt Ginella examine what makes the golf excursion so memorable.
Editor-in-Chief Jerry Tarde takes a look at Oregon's Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, winner of this year's Green Star award. The five courses at Bandon Dunes provide golfers the natural, organic conditions that once dominated courses around the world. The newest of the five, a 13-hole par-3 course called Bandon Preserve, offers golfers a scenic, authentic conclusion to the Bandon Dunes experience.