Cordillera Ranch updates golf course bunkers

Cordillera Ranch, Jack Nicklaus, Texas, golf

Cordillera Ranch—a premier luxury community in the scenic Texas Hill Country—has completed bunker updates on its award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. The project began last November and cost in excess of $700,000. More than 1,950 … [Read more...] names Patagonia Virgin the No. 1 golf course in Chile

Patagonia Virgin, Chile, Jack Nicklaus, golf, an independent website dedicated to the best golf courses in the world, has named Nicklaus Design’s Patagonia Virgin the No. 1 golf course in Chile. Patagonia Virgin is part of a new development situated 1,000 … [Read more...]

Nicklaus Design shines at South Africa’s latest jewel: The Club at Steyn City in Johannesburg

The Club at Steyn City, South Africa, Johannesburg, Jack Nicklaus, golf

The Club at Steyn City has aspirations to become South Africa's next great private club. The new Nicklaus Design layout on the outskirts of Johannesburg opened April 1, 2015, after a long grow-in to ensure perfect conditions. At the center of the … [Read more...]

Backspin’s Spring Issue recognizes both Nicklaus Design layouts in Ireland

Killeen Castle, Jack Nicklaus, golf

Backspin, a leading golf magazine in Ireland, has named Nicklaus Design’s Mount Juliet the No. 1 parkland-style golf course in Ireland. The magazine has also recognized Killeen Castle as No. 11 on its list of the top-30 parkland-style … [Read more...]

Golfweek reveals two lists of Best Modern Courses, 2016; Nicklaus Design grabs 21 spots

Muirfield Village Golf Club, Jack Nicklaus, golf

Golfweek has named 11 Nicklaus Design courses to its 2016 list of the “Best: Modern Courses.” The list includes only courses designed from 1960 to present. Jack Nicklaus got his start in golf course design at Harbour Town Golf Links, a … [Read more...]

24 Nicklaus Design layouts make Golfweek’s Best: State-by-State Courses You Can Play

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More than 20 of the 76 Nicklaus Design public or resort golf courses in the United States have been named to Golfweek’s Best: State-by-State Courses You Can Play, 2016. In order to be eligible, the course must be a daily-fee layout or it … [Read more...]

Golf Advisor names two Nicklaus Design golf courses to top 20 in Hawaii

Golf Advisor announced its all-time top-rated golf courses in Hawaii—with ratings dating back to 2013—and two Nicklaus Design layouts were recognized in the list. No. 2 all-time is the spectacular Manele Golf Course on the island of Lanai—a … [Read more...]

The Honda Classic tees off this week at Jack Nicklaus-redesigned Champion Course at PGA National

Apparently, the stars don’t just come out at night. They seem to have a thing now for sunny South Florida. The field for The Honda Classic, being played this week on the Jack Nicklaus-redesigned Champion Course at PGA National Resort & Spa, is … [Read more...]

Al Zorah is Golf Inc. Development of the Year finalist

Golf Inc. announced it will honor five golf courses from four countries in this year’s Development of the Year competition, including Nicklaus Design’s Al Zorah, the firm’s first-ever golf course in the United Arab Emirates and the first … [Read more...]

Promontory (Painted Valley) is one of the 10 longest golf courses worldwide

The Painted Valley golf course at Promontory, a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Park City, Utah, is one of the 10 longest golf courses in the world, according to Golf Advisor. “Often, golfers simply tee it up from the … [Read more...]

Nicklaus-redesigned Sherwood CC set for March grand reopening

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Sherwood Country Club will host a grand reopening of its newly restored Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course located in Thousand Oaks, Calif., in early March. The three-day event will include a dedication ceremony and appearance by the Golden … [Read more...]