The Tee Times Press Magazine’s Local Golf – Minnesota page delivers a variety of wonderful golf experiences covering the golf courses located in Minnesota. Articles for you to enjoy and learn about our local golf courses. Enjoy reading our articles on your favorite subject!

The Gold Standard At Golden Eagle Golf Club

The Gold Standard At Golden Eagle Golf Club

The sign out on County Road 1 says, “Welcome to Fifty Lakes.” No truer words were ever spoken as you roll into Golden Eagle Golf Club with your expectations high and of a day of pure, iconic northern Minnesota golf lying ahead of you.

Feel The Magic At Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

Feel The Magic At Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

The beauty of the north, particularly along Lake Superior’s North Shore was always undeniable, but other than waterfalls and nature trails there was little allure for us stick-swingers. And then… well… Jeff Brauer. And then… well… Giants Ridge.

Giants Ridge – Minnesota Nice – Twice

Giants Ridge – Minnesota Nice – Twice

The beauty of the north, particularly along Lake Superior’s North Shore was always undeniable, but other than waterfalls and nature trails there was little allure for us stick-swingers. And then… well… Jeff Brauer. And then… well… Giants Ridge.

The Wilderness At Fortune Bay – Big Game Hunting

The Wilderness At Fortune Bay – Big Game Hunting

I’ve seen one moose in Minnesota. One. I’ve heard there are many, but I’ve only personally seen one. “You never forget that first moose,” former GM of The Wilderness, Tom Beaudry, told me.

Cragun’s Resort – More Than A Lot

Cragun’s Resort – More Than A Lot

Resorts are so overbooked places like Bandon Dunes and Pinehurst are booking two full years out, and the best part for those of us in Minnesota is that a few of our best resorts are being hyper proactive with the development, expansion, and improvement of their facilities… ESPECIALLY at Cragun’s Resort on Gull Lake in Brainerd, Minnesota.

Breezy Point Resort – The King’s Aces

Breezy Point Resort – The King’s Aces

I host a handful of journalists in Minnesota every year. I take them around to the best courses in the Twin Cities and the state, and the course I’m always most excited to show them is my favorite Arnold Palmer course in the United States – Deacon’s Lodge, in the heart of the Brainerd Lakes, at Breezy Point Resort.

The Masters – Filled With Drama And Respect

The Masters – Filled With Drama And Respect

As a child, the Psychic loved to ride the roller coaster.  Anticipation of a dramatic combination of fear/exhilaration, on the trip to the amusement park made his stomach hurt, in that certain way. 

To Annoy, Or Not To Annoy

To Annoy, Or Not To Annoy

Last month, one of the big golf magazines had an article about what annoys golf course superintendents.
Annoy might be mild … they also used the word “irk” … still pretty mild. I think words like “angry” … “outraged” … “furious” would be more accurate.

Spring Has…Whoops

Spring Has…Whoops

I will readily admit I HATE winter. Before anyone decides to write in to educate me about all the wonderful things Minnesota has to offer in the wintertime, I get it.

More Playable Is Better

More Playable Is Better

The other day while in a local Pro Shop… the staff was talking about the courses on Hilton Head with a local player. Everyone was playing the game of, “who’s played at the coolest place.”

The End Is Neigh

The End Is Neigh

This past January 25th, the PGA Merchandise Show kicked off what was meant to be a return to normal. The annual expedition, which started back in 1954 as a trade show, hoped to regain the glory days as the largest and most important golf industry gathering.

Minnesota PGA Announces 2021 Award Winners

Minnesota PGA Announces 2021 Award Winners

The Minnesota PGA announced the award winners for the 2021 season. We would like to congratulate these PGA Professionals for their commitment, leadership and excellence in promoting golf at their facilities and in their communities.

Pro Golf In Saudi Arabia

Pro Golf In Saudi Arabia

Over the past 40+ years the Psychic has loved watching the white-knuckle tension as the biggest names in professional golf competed for a variety of championships at famed Pebble Beach Golf Club.