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Golf Advisor's 50 toughest courses, according to your reviews

By Brandon Tucker

We looked at your reviews on Golf Advisor to find out which courses are considered the most difficult.

Matt Ginella's five best places to play in Palm Springs

By Matt Ginella

Palm Springs is one of the most coveted winter golf destinations in the world. Matt Ginella shares the best courses and resorts you can play in this Golf Channel Morning Drive segment.

Renovations and eye-catching new amenities among what's new in Phoenix-Scottsdale golf scene

By Mike Bailey

Wondering what's new on the Phoenix-Scottsdale golf scene? Troon North's Monument Course renovation, Turfriders at Kierland Golf Club and a new course coming to the Phoenician for starters.

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My top 10 value golf destinations

By Mike Bailey

Here are 10 golf destinations where you can put together two, three or four rounds or more and combine them with reasonable accommodations in a great setting.

The best golf state in America? Here's what your reviews tell us

By Brandon Tucker

We looked at your ratings and reviews of each state's golf courses to find out which have the happiest, and least happiest, golfers.

The Torrey Pines golf experience: What to know and how to get a tee time

By Brandon Tucker

Here are a few things you should know as you plan your San Diego golf trip and want to include a round or two at Torrey Pines.

PGA Tour event at Corales to showcase seaside golf in the Dominican Republic

By Jason Scott Deegan

Golf in the Dominican Republic has been strong since the debut of Casa de Campo's iconic Teeth of the Dog debuted in the 1970s. It's only gotten better over the last decade as Punta Cana has emerged as a great golf destination as well. The island will host its first PGA Tour event in March.

Is golf a sport? You bet it is, just ask Tiger, Dustin, Justin, Steph and the Olympic Committee

By Mike Bailey

If there's any question whether golf is a sport or not, senior writer Mike Bailey settles that question once and for all, arguing the merits of Tiger Woods, the Olympics, Steph Curry and Justin Thomas.

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Bargain golf in the Phoenix-Scottsdale mecca

While Phoenix-Scottsdale may be the most expensive peak-season destination in the U.S., there 'are' some great bargains out there. If you're looking to save some cash, give these courses a try.


My top 10 favorite winter golf destinations

Noted golf photographer Brian Oar offers his top 10 winter escapes, including a couple "must play" spots and a few "bucket list" courses. He also includes a few inexpensive gems that can be played for less than $50.


Renovated Ryder Course reopens at Florida's PGA Village

The Ryder Course at the PGA Club just reopened after a renovation. Here's the lowdown on this fun Tom Fazio layout.


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Amazon has affected the golf retail, too, but to what degree?

To nobody's surprise, Amazon impacting the golf retail business significantly, but it doesn't necessarily spell doom and gloom for brick and mortar retailers.

Golf course architects Dick Nugent, Jeff Hardin - pass away on Jan. 1

Golf course architects Dick Nugent and Jeff Hardin both leave a legacy of fine courses behind. Here's a look at their influence in the design business.

Power Rankings: Top-rated courses in the 4th quarter

A desert golf course near San Diego was Golf Advisor's top-rated course in 2017. View the full top ten based on reviews from golfers like you.

Top 10 articles in 2017 on Golf Advisor, and our top reviewers of the year

Golf Advisor looks back on the most popular articles about courses, travel, equipment and etiquette in 2017. Also, see our most active reviewers and golf clubs.

12 of the most notable golf courses to close in the U.S. this year

Competition and oversaturation continue to result in course closures around the country. Jason Scott Deegan looks at 12 of the best courses America to call it quits in 2017.

Danzante Bay opens in Mexico

The December grand opening of Danzante Bay put tiny Loreto, Mexico, on the map for golfers. This isolated stretch of Baja California Sur coastline is strikingly beautiful, providing guests of the Villa del Palmar at The Islands of Loreto endless recreational opportunities on the water.