As distinctively Canadian as the beaver and Niagara Falls, the mountain courses of Alberta and British Columbia are a vital part of our golfing heritage; living proof that, thanks largely to the genius of Stanley Thompson, nobody builds them better.
While golfing recently at Whistler Golf Club, my friend and playing partner Breton Murphy of Tourism Whistler posed an intriguing question: Where in the world, if I had ample funds to settle anywhere, would I choose to live? Canada, I answered, without a moment’s hesitation. Ours is a rich and gorgeous country that, not least [...]
Totemic symbols of the Canadian game, the famous mountain courses of the southwestern Alberta Rockies are on the must-play list of every serious golfer. Recently released are this season’s special stay-and-play packages at the Fairmont Banff Springs, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, Kananaskis Country Golf Course, Silvertip Golf Resort, Stewart Creek Golf & Country Club, and [...]