Category Archives: The Highlands

79. Fortrose & Rosemarkie. 24 June 2018.

Possibly the best located Scottish golf course, with evidence that James Braid’s bunkering came pretty cheap!       Round £55.   Par 69.  Value (out of 5) – 4.5 “The Black Isle?”  Well, it’s not an isle and it’s not particularly black!  … Continue reading

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78. Craggan. 22 June 2018.

Little more than a good “pitch and putt” with a few decent holes thrown in    Round £15.   Par 27.  Value (out of 5) – 2 Craggan 9 hole golf course serves a great purpose as a nicely maintained facility in … Continue reading

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77. Dufftown. 21 June 2018.

Combine two of Scotland’s great pastimes – golf and hill walking – at this great value course    Round £20.   Par 68.  Value (out of 5) – 5 Dufftown has a variety of claims among UK golf courses;  highest hole (9th), … Continue reading

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70. Tain. 25th Oct 2017.

Old Tom Morris’ creation is a “must play” if you head North.     Summary:  Round up to £60.   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) –4.5 Standing on the innocuous looking first tee at Tain, visitors will most likely think “is this it?”;  … Continue reading

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