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.
Nicole Noelle Smith flies from her native California to Florida for the Florida Open last week. Her T-15 finish made it worth the trip. A G5 flight this wasn't. But, hey, the mini-pretzels were pretty good.