Category Archives: The Highlands

This incredibly fun 9 hole course is like playing in Gordon’s Dream Round £10. Par 31. Value (out of 5) – 5 Covesea, pronounced “Cowsea” by the locals, is a wonderful surprise. Built by Gordon Clarke in 2010 pretty much … Continue reading

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101. Forres. 21st July 2020.

This course worth playing takes the biscuit, despite the nearby witches! Round £60. Par 70. Value (out of 5) – 4 The town of Forres sits on the mouth of the Findhorn river about 25 miles north east of Inverness; … Continue reading

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94. Maverston 9 hole. 25th May 2019.

A very basic par 3 course  Round £10.   Par 27.  Value (out of 5) – 1.5 Maverston is owned and operated by the ANM Group, a member owned co-operative company with interests in mainly farming related businesses.  It seems clear that the … Continue reading

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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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