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Caledonia Golf & Fish Club has all the makings of a championship-caliber course, including notable holes like No. 14, a somewhat lengthy par 4 that challenges players to hit it out parallel to a water hazard to the left to gain a better angle into the green. As with many holes at Caledonia, oaks and flowers set a picturesque backdrop for this truly fantastic hole, one that is sure to make a lasting impression during your upcoming golf vacation with Caledonia Golf Vacations. Here is the most strategic way to make par on No. 14:
A supremely designed par 5 is one that challenges players in many different ways while still allowing them to conquer the hole if they commit to a well-designed plan, and execute each shot required of them. There is perhaps no other par 5 anywhere on the Grand Strand that embodies this ideal more than No. 9 at True Blue Golf Club, a hole sure to make a lasting impression on your upcoming golf getaway with Caledonia Golf Vacations.
Designed by the late, great Mike Strantz, Caledonia’s Lowcountry setting is captivating, along with its exciting layout, which offers a unique collaboration of design features, with large, undulating greens, creative bunkering and, most notably, many of the Lowcountry’s native elements such as marshy areas, towering live oaks and flowers in full bloom.
For Caledonia Head Golf Professional Marc Guertin, one stretch of Caledonia’s layout exemplifies both the challenge and brilliance of the course.
The 4th Hole at True Blue Golf Club is one of this Mike Strantz design’s most notable, a par 5 that measures 548 yards from the tips (gold tees) with corresponding distances of 523 (blue), 493 (white), 438 (black) and 417 yards (green). It rates as the fifth-most difficult hole on the course.
The scenic 11th Hole at Caledonia Golf & Fish Club is a par 3 that measures 167 yards from the tips (black tees) with corresponding distances of 153 (blue), 150 (white) and 135 yards (red). It plays as the 13th-most difficult hole on this Mike Strantz design.