The Buckeye State offers some of the best golfing locations in the Midwest
In Ohio, the spring and summer months mean sunny skies, moderate temperatures and naturally bright green, grassy turf. Head outdoors and spend time enjoying some of the Midwest’s best golfing destinations.
Stay on the green at Sleepy Hollow Golf Course
As the highest-ranking municipal golf course in Ohio, Sleepy Hollow Golf Course offers a challenging but scenic 18-hole golf game. The rustic nature of this course, with its ravines and bunkers, offers impressive views of the Cuyahoga River Valley. Located in Brecksville, the course is one of the most widely-visited in the Cleveland area. Sleepy Hollow has been the home of numerous high-profile golfing events through the years. For additional information, visit http://www.clevelandmetroparks.com/Main/Sleepy-Hollow.aspx or call (440) 526-4285.
Enjoy the island life at Catawba Island Golf Club
Once only a nine-hole golf course, this private membership picturesque island course now features 18 holes of Ohio’s best Lake Erie views. Located in Port Clinton, this golf resort includes a full-size practice range and putting green. Several club houses and lounges offer food and drinks after an afternoon round of golf. Visit http://www.cicclub.com or call (419) 797-4424 for information about membership.
Brush up on your golf skills at Shaker Run’s Golf Academy
Shaker Run Golf Course sits amidst the rolling hills of Lebanon, offering stunning views and a challenging course. This public golf course offers a full 18 holes. A Golf Academy is available for golfers who feel they need a brush up on their golf skills or want to learn something new. Go to http://www.ShakerRunGolfClub.com, or call (513) 727-0007 for available hours.
Lodge, lunch and golf at Snow Hill Country Club
The facilities at Snow Hill Country Club in New Vienna have much to offer. This semi-private golf resort boasts its own inn, where five rooms are available for overnight stays. A club house offers food and beverages for all occasions. These amenities, combined with 18 holes of golf, are sure to make for a relaxing weekend retreat. Call (937) 987-2491 for reservations, or visit http://www.SnowHillCountryClub.com.
Head indoors for one of Ohio’s most unique golf experiences
If the weather turns rainy, head indoors for some extra practice at Teed Up Indoor Golf in Worthington. Teed Up is a golf destination like no other. Teed Up’s simulator will measure the speed, loft and distance of your golf swing. Your visit includes the selection of one of 22 challenging courses where you can apply your expert or novice skills. No need to worry. Teed Up says their employees are familiar with four-letter words. Visit http://www.TeedUpIndoorGolf.com, or call (614) 846-9222. Tee times are required.
This article is presented by Jack Maxton Chevrolet in Worthington, Ohio