What is the Straits at Whistling Straits®?
A masterpiece in the world of golf created by Pete Dye, The Straits at Whistling Straits® was ranked #3 in Golf Digest’s 2019/2020 America’s 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses, #5 in GolfWeek’s 2018 Best Resort Courses, and #21 in Golf Digest’s 2019/2020 America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses.
What is the length of the Whistling Straits golf course?
The Straits Course is the flagship course at Whistling Straits. As of 2012, it had a length of 7,790 yards (7,123 m) and a par of 72.
Who designed the courses at Whistling Straits?
The courses at Whistling Straits (and Blackwolf Run) were designed by Pete and Alice Dye . The Straits Course is the flagship course at Whistling Straits.
How many holes are there in the Straits Course?
The Straits Course replicates the ancient seaside links courses of the United Kingdom and Ireland. Nestled along a two-mile (3 km) stretch of Lake Michigan, the course has eight holes hugging the lake, a flock of Scottish Blackface sheep, elevation changes of approximately 80 feet (24 m), and three stone bridges.