Before you go to a new golf course, you are probably going to want to call them with a few questions. If you ask these things in advance, it can save you from some confusion and frustration when you get there. A few examples of good questions to ask include the following:
1. Is there a dress code at the course?
Some course have strict dress codes, so you cannot just show up in jeans and a t-shirt. You need to wear something from the Peter Millar golf clothing collection, for example, or a similar collection. They do this for the same reason that some clubs and bars do it: They want people to look the same and keep up the image of the course.
2. Do you need to make a reservation?
Courses that are not too busy will let you just walk up and start playing, but others require you to make a reservation a few hours in advance. This way, they can make sure that they do not have too many people playing at once so that it is a good experience for everyone who is there. Showing up without a reservation means that you cannot play. Read more »