The Mini Golf Enthusiast

A Mini Blog About a Mini Sport

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Random Acts of Golf

If you have read much of this blog, you will know that this all started to record and celebrate the "old school" courses filled with fantastical windmills, creepy clowns, and mini replicas of local landmarks. I felt starting this blog was necessary because it seems as though these courses with character are being replaced as more and more with standardized "pirate" themes, superfluous running water that comes from and goes to nowhere, and courses trying to replicate "big" golf, becoming no more than glorified putting greens for "big" golfers to practice putts. I have found other sites that similarly celebrate the inventive side of golf. The first,, shares an irreverent tour of a classic course in Tucson, AZ. has an amazing photo collection of courses often accompanied by historical notes.

Here's to the old ones!

Image: Brent and Marilynn

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At 1:52 PM, Blogger ZZblaine said...

Love these old school minigolfs!! thanks for keeping interest alive!

At 4:23 PM, Anonymous Carol said...

Amazing courses!. Love the artificial grass always green there.


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