The Perfect Winter Weekend Getaway to Hilton Head Island

By Andy Dekeuster There’s a chill in the air now. Leaves are falling, the days are getting shorter and golfers are starting to see their breath during morning rounds. That can only mean one thing: winter is coming (cue Game of Thrones music). Thankfully, winter is one of the best times to visit Hilton Head […]

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Hilton Head Island, Golf Industry Mourns the Passing of Robert Cupp

By: Andy DeKeuster In 1993 Robert Cupp came to Hilton Head Island with a computer and a radical idea. Golf World’s freshly minted “Architect of the Year” wanted to build a golf course that no one had ever seen before using a method that had never been attempted. Utilizing a CADD (computer-aided design and drafting) program […]

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Food “Fore” Thought

Hilton Head Island offers an array of active lifestyle pursuits, all of which easily work up an appetite. Especially golf – after all, conquering Harbour Town Golf Links, The Ocean Course at Palmetto Dunes and more than 30 other courses on “Golf Island” takes a lot out of you. Thankfully, several golf clubs and resorts […]

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RBC Heritage “Vibe” Wins Golfweek Praise

Those of us who go to South Carolina’s premiere party every year already know it but its special when others recognize just how different the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing is from other stops on Tour, particularly the one the week before. But what if you were anywhere else on the planet and your only […]

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Callaway Golf Loves Hilton Head Island

It’s one of those marriages that just sort of happened for a number of reasons, yet looks like it might have been scripted. In fact, part of it was scripted, but only the “vows”. Callaway Golf and Hilton Head Island are in the midst of a very, very happy relationship, begun a few years ago […]

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Five Reasons Hilton Head Island is Your Next Golf Trip

Hear those birds chirping? Feel that warmth? Those signify that springtime is just around the corner. And that also means that the golf season for many, especially those up north, is also just around the corner. Rather than spend the days warming up that swing in layers at a local muni, why not escape to […]

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To Our Canadian Friends–Come On Down!

OH Canada! Hilton Head Island golf’s traveling road show was in Toronto over the weekend, with representatives from Palmetto Dunes and Sea Pines on hand, even giving away a free Lowcountry golf vacation to a lucky visitor! Anecdotally, while it doesn’t bother the Canadian Geese, we know our golfing friends from Up North have had […]

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Hilton Head Golf Comes to YOU

The Weather Channel called it Jonas. Anyone who was stuck in it called it names we can’t mention in a polite blog like this one. Golf? Probably the last thing on many folks’ minds, except maybe golfers themselves. Its winter-time up north, yet on the same weekend that the Middle Atlantic states and the Northeast […]

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Hilton Head’s Heron Point Makes National Final Four

Maybe it’s fitting that in this season of the College Football Playoffs that golf announces its own Final 4 for National Golf Course of the Year. That said, maybe it’s even more appropriate that South Carolina is represented in both elite groups. Heron Point by Pete Dye, one of the Sea Pines Resort’s trio of […]

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They Love Us, They Really Love Us

Remember that famous Sally Field line at the Oscars? We all love it when somebody says something great about us. We love it even more when respected industry leaders pass those compliments on to the rest of our golf-loving peers. If that’s the case, the back-and-better-than-ever Harbour Town Golf Links is positively blushing this holiday […]

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