Madden’s on Gull Lake, a 63-hole resort in Brainerd, Minn., has instituted walking green fees for all of its courses. It's a bit of a gamble because cart fees are an important revenue stream, but the resort is betting that the policy will generate new business.
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland waits to plays a shot on the tenth hole as his caddie J.P. Fitzgerald looks on during the final round of the 2011 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10, 2011 in Augusta, Georgia.
Charl Schwartzel of South Africa (R) celebrates with K.J. Choi of South Korea after Schwartzel holed a shot for eagle on the third green during the final round of the 2011 Masters Tournament on April 10, 2011 in Augusta, Georgia.