BCG Pix: Enjoying the 15th hole at Illinois' Orchard Valley
By: BCDN Staff
Welcome into this week's edition of BCG Pix, our regular Billy Casper Digital Network feature where we feature some of the best photography you've shot of our facilities from around the country.
Sure, it's a little chilly in Aurora, Ill. (actually, it's a nice 47 degrees today, albeit windy), but that doesn't mean we can't appreciate one of the best holes in the area. Orchard Valley Golf Course is one of Chicagoland's best public golf courses, designed by Ken Kavanaugh, and has been given a four-and-a-half-star rating by Golf Digest. The par-4 15th hole is one of the shorter 4s on the course, playing just 343 yards from the tips on a 6,800-yard course. However, with water guarding the entire right side and a stream rejecting any approach shots that come up well short with a wedge, it's no surefire par.
Pavtastic shared on Instagram a great picture of a great approach, looking back on the 15th hole. Enjoy!
With only 12 days until the iconic Masters tournament, we're getting excited for some spring play especially the World's Largest Golf Outing ⛳ where we can GOLF on a MONDAY while giving back to Fisher House Foundation and Arnie's Army Charitable Foundation.
World’s Largest Golf Outing is just around the corner, save the date for May 1, 2017! ⛳ More than $5,000 has already been raised for the Fisher House Foundation and Arnie's Army Charitable Foundation! Learn more about Major Robert Kilmartin's experience at Fisher House Foundation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oceeCvpJZLc