Mark wrote a very insightful post about his recent experiences at the Gathering. Even though I've lobbied for an invite, it would take some serious thought before I would attend due to the time (opportunity) cost. My vacation time is precious and losing 5 days that could be spent with the family would be tough. Oh, and Mark: I would have watched the basketball playoff game with you!
Our final round at Bandon was at a new-to-all-of-us course: Sheep Ranch.
Our Thanksgiving day golfing adventure took us to Old Macdonald, probably my favorite course anywhere.
Before we traveled to Bandon Dunes I did a series of emails to my three golfing companions sharing details on the overall experience as well as each course. ...
I eased the foursome into Bandon Dunes golf by booking the amazing Bandon Preserve par 3 course as our first go.