Golf Course Closed

Last nights storm brought 2″ of rain and severe winds. There are several trees down and debris covering the entire golf course. We need a safe and efficient environment to get everything cleaned up. The course and practice facilities will remain closed until further notice. Please check with the golf shop and the blog site for

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Rain!

We received 1.5″ of rain last night, .25″ yesterday and .70″ Monday. The ground is saturated and we are obviously very wet, please follow cart signs and traffic stakes as to avoid doing damage with carts. Thanks for your cooperation. Thank you! Mike

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June Course Update

I wanted to update everyone on the conditions of the golf course, specifically this Spring’s aerification. There has been a lot of talk regarding our recovery and why it’s taken so long to get the greens back to normal condition. In this post I’ll discuss grass types, the process of tine selection, amounts of sand,

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Golf Course Care Refresher

With the beginning of the 2016 golf season underway, I wanted to give you some information that will help our department with keeping Midland Hill’s golf course and driving range in great shape. Our department strives towards providing excellent conditions on a daily basis but there are some things that you can do to make an

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Brrrrrrrr.

With a current temperature of 20 degrees, as expected, we are looking at a lengthy delay this morning. We will reevaluate the first tee time of the day at 10:00 am and hopefully communicate the starting time. Not only is there frost, but the surfaces are now frozen. Playing on frozen greens can be very

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Excitement and Patience

March weather is always a roller coaster ride. Difficult to predict and swiftly changing, the weather pulls at our emotions this time of year. We all have the same goal in getting the golf course open and starting the golf season. The current forecast, as it stands now, has temperatures way above average for the next

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A Real Winter Snowfall

We’ve finally dug out from Tuesday’s storm, 12″ officially fell on property. With the previous warm weather and sunshine, we were starting to become exposed. As you can see from the picture below of #3, there was a lot of snow melt occurring and turf was becoming open to the elements. The timing of this

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Fresh Grooming

The Winter Sport Trails on the Front and Back 9 have just been groomed. With the approaching cold weather, I recommend you come out and enjoy soon! A friendly reminder to please stay on the trails, even if you are snowshoeing. All trails stay in the rough and away from all short grass areas. This will prevent

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