This fall, writer Art Stricklin visited Telluride Golf Club for several days and teed off at one of the highest golf courses in the United States. After trying his hand at the challenging yet picturesque course, including the famed Halfway House Burger, recently named one of the best burgers in golf by Golf Magazine , the course is a secret no more.
“Almost as good as the halfway food is the adjacent mountainous view above the downhill par-4 10th hole. Standing on the elevated tee box, it’s as if you’re looking at an enormous landscape painting. The massive mountains in the distance are covered by twisted trees, large boulders and a delicate haze of clouds….
…It’s hard to keep your eye on the ball at Telluride with such scenic surroundings, and perhaps that’s part of the appeal.”
Getting to Telluride this summer is easier than ever, with daily direct flights from Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW), Houston (IAH) and Chicago (ORD) into Telluride/Montrose Airport (MTJ). Come see for yourself why Telluride is a must-see summer destination.
Read the entire article: “High Times” American Way Magazine .