The left side of the 17th tee is very densely shaded with invasive buckthorn and honeysuckle underbrush. This tee has always struggled for lack of air circulation.
The nice warm winter days have allowed us to get in to this area and remove the invasive underbrush. This will create a more open feel for the golfers.
|KEITH HAS RIGGED A STIHL WEEDEATER WITH BLADE ATTACHMENT|
It will also reduce lost balls from errant shots on the adjacent 16th hole.
|Left side of 16|
We have also cleared brush on the right side of the 16th hole. The back nine has a much more open feel to it now.
|Right side of 16|
I can't remember a winter with more opportunity to get work done outside!