No. 13 at Whistling Straits
1.) Ease and intimacy of routing: 9
Arrayed in an elegant butterfly shape, with returning nines that are symmetrical: two holes inland, two holes lakefront, two holes inland again, two more holes on the shoreline and finishing holes (ninth and 18th) that are stout par 4s with their backs to the water.
2.) Quality of feature shaping: 8
A raw, angry lunar look throughout.
3.) Natural setting and overall land plan: 10
Two miles of lakefront along a bluff, towering dunes, distant barns and silos, along with a country manor-style clubhouse and first-rate practice grounds.
4.) Interest of greens and ...
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