Maintenance

Snow Needed to Protect the Course

Golf Course Turf responds best through the harsh winter months if there is a layer of snow to insulate the grass from winter damage. Without the snow layer the turf freezes hard and desiccation can occur especially to the Annual Bluegrass strands. So not only does the Cross Country Skiing trails need to have a… Read more »

New Practice Green Update

UPDATE: The North Course putting green renovation is nearly complete with the 10,500 square foot surface shaped and sodded. This project will be a great enhancement for the golf course with so much more surface for golfers to use to hone their short game skills. The new lighting, which will be installed later this fall,… Read more »

South Course Status Update

The extremely wet Spring, Fall and Winter seasons have created a situation where numerous springs that feed Lost Coon Lake are in full production. These springs, combined with the rain are exceeding our ability to manage the water. Additionally, due to the rain and snow, new springs have sprouted this year that continue to add… Read more »

New Tee Project nears completion

In 2017 Whitefish Lake Golf Club will complete the project of adding new forward tees for both men and women. The traditional forward tees were previous placed at 5400 yards but will now be moved forward to very close to 5000 yards, as suggested by the USGA. Our new “gold” tees will be play at… Read more »