Review: Kirkbrae Country Club

Course Name: Kirkbrae Country Club Designer: Geoffrey Cornish/Bill Robinson (1961) Location: Lincoln, Rhode Island History: Established in 1961, Kirkbrae is the premier private club north of Providence. Serving the Blackstone River Valley, this club is also a very popular spot for weddings and other events. Conditions: 8/10, A very well kept course, Kirkbrae is notable for its thick rough and speedy, … More Review: Kirkbrae Country Club

Review: Wannamoisett Country Club

Course Name: Wannamoisett Country Club Designer: Willie Campbell (1898), Donald Ross (1914, Redesign) Location: Rumford, Rhode Island History: Few courses can match the rich golfing history Wannamoisett has. Originally founded in 1898, the course received immediate acclaim, as Harry Vardon played an exhibition match here in 1900. In 1914, Wannamoisett commissioned famous architect Donald Ross to redesign the course. … More Review: Wannamoisett Country Club

Review: Winnapaug Country Club

Course Name: Winnapaug Country Club Designer: Donald Ross (1922) Location: Westerly, Rhode Island History: One of two Donald Ross courses open to the public in Rhode Island (Triggs being the other), Winnapaug opened in 1922 and is currently semi-private. Conditions: 5/10, the conditions at Winnapaug are the most disappointing aspect by far. The greens are fairly slow, and the … More Review: Winnapaug Country Club