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Payne’s Valley – Tiger Woods’ First Public Golf Course

A golf course designed by Tiger Woods is definitely one for your golfing bucket list! Payne’s Valley is the first Tiger Woods designed public golf course in the United States.

Payne’s Valley Golf Course

Nestled among the majestic Ozark Mountains near the Big Cedar Lodge, Payne’s Valley is the first public TGR Design golf course in the U.S. The course weaves alongside exposed rock outcroppings, epic mountain ridges, sweeping valleys, elegant streams and mature trees.

Tribute To Payne Stewart

Payne’s Valley is named in honour of the legendary Payne Stewart, who grew up in nearby Springfield. He tragically lost his life in 1999, when the Learjet he was traveling in crashed on the way to a tournament.

The Golfing Experience

The design of Payne’s Valley created a championship level as well as family friendly golf experience that allows individuals of all skill levels to come together to enjoy the game of golf in this unreal setting!

Wide fairways allow for more playability while the layout also allows a challenge for more experienced players. The layout promotes some shot creativity into greens while the fairway rough will be maintained to low heights to promote a more fun and enjoyable golfing experience.  

If you have an appetite for some more difficult golf then playing the course off the Tiger tees is for you! These are the back tees of the golf course and the extra length will definitely make your round a little more challenging.

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The 19th Hole

Conquer “The Big Rock”!

Every golf course should have a 19th hole! Golfers take the opportunity to just relax and have a crack at this epic par 3 situated at the base of a giant limestone rock wall that has waterfalls flowing out of it.

This is an awesome opportunity to challenge your mates to a little closest to the pin contest to decide who is paying for the post golf beverages or just to put some internals down to spice it up a bit.

Source: https://www.pjkoenig.com/

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