New England Golf Course Reviews

Sandwich Hollows Golf Club - 1st hole

Tale of two nines: Sandwich Hollows Golf Club in Massachusetts is Cape Cod's hidden haven

Few regions can compare with Cape Cod's wealth of golf courses, which number more than 40. Best of all, most of them are open to the public. One of these, however, Sandwich Hollows Golf Club, has been more like a secret haven just for locals and in-the-know vacationers. Leigh MacKay has more on this no-longer-hidden gem.
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Bay Pointe Club golf course - 7th

Try to go low at Bay Pointe Club near Cape Cod, Mass.

With six par 3s and two short par 4s, Bay Pointe Club in Onset, Mass. seems to be ripe for the taking, but it rarely happens. Low scores tend to be derailed by long par 3s, rolling topography, 38 bunkers and two ponds. The operative word about playing it is fun. Thanks to the par 3s, golfers get a couple extra chances at a hole in one. It's one of the best values of golf on or near Cape Cod.
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Red Tail Golf Club - hole 18

Signs of the historic Fort Devens still exist at spectacular Red Tail Golf Club outside Boston

There are subtle signs of the historical significance of the land now occupied by the Red Tail Golf Club in Devens, Mass. It's hard to fathom that once upon a time barrack after barrack of Fort Devens once lined the midsection of the golf course where holes 7, 8, 9, 10, 12 and 13 now reside. These days, Red Tail is tops among the Boston area's best public golf courses. And it's a destination play worth finding.
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