29 Oct '13, 2pm
The latest @SCOREGolf course blog by @mikemezei:
Wintergreen G&CC Bragg Creek, Alta. Architect: Bill Newis Rates: $50-$97.50 Date Played: June 2013 Calgary: a city with thriving economic opportunity and a rapidly increasing pace of life. As an Alberta native, it’s been compelling to watch Calgary’s ascent as the energy industry has continued to soar. Bragg Creek, site of the Wintergreen G&CC, is the antithesis of this ascent and a reminder of Alberta’s halcyon days when ranching dominated the rustic landscape. The unspoiled, semi-private venue boasts 18 holes and is a great escape from Calgary’s daily bustle. I can personally attest that it’s amazing how removed from Calgary you feel, this despite being only 30 minutes from the city. “People love to come out to Wintergreen and experience not just the golf course, but the beautiful surrounding areas and their attractions as well,” says Tom Day, head golf professional at W...