A long hole that's punctuated with trees, water and neat bunkers is beautiful to look at, but it's also dastardly to play against. And that's most certainly the case with these seven monstrous holes. ...

Even the pros have to brush up on their skills. If your game needs a little refreshment, study up on these areas before your next adventure on the links. ...

There are plenty of adventures to enjoy this season, even if we still have to grab a jacket, hat and gloves. We’ve found some excellent ways to embrace the cold weather and make the most of these days, whether it’s playing golf indoors, eating a meal overlooking the lake, or immersing yourself in nature. ...

It's true this summer is turning out a little differently than we'd hoped, but that's no reason not to have some fun. Regardless of whether you're playing it safe, roaming freely or feeling someplace in between we've found some exciting activities to offer a much-needed change of scenery. ...

Golf courses that are beautiful and challenging are among the gems in our region. These unique golf courses offer the perfect combination of scenery and adventure. ...

As in so many areas of life, a sea of changes is slowly transforming this most traditional of games. We caught up with some of the area’s top golf pros to see how new technologies and audiences are shaping our local courses, and how they’re adapting with the times. ...

No place else can you experience fall quite lik you will here in the Midwest. Because it's a season to savor, we've assembled a list of our favorite ways to enjoy autumn in northwest Chicagoland. ...

These are the holes that test golfers’ souls – the meanest holes to be found at some of our region’s top courses. With some help from area golf pros, we look at the anatomy of these dastardly layouts and the strategies that enable the patient golfer to prevail. ...

Whether you're a seasoned player or new to the game, prepare for the golf season with these tips from our region's pros. ...

It’s time to dig the clubs out of storage and hit the links. As a new season tees off, consider tackling nine of the best golf holes in our region. ...