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Green Gables Golf Course. This classic Stanley Thompson–designed course was restored by Thomas McBroom in 2007. The result reflects many of Thompson's original features. With great views and ocean breezes tickling your shot, it's a good choice for both aspiring and avid golfers. The clubhouse lounge serves refreshments and light meals. The 18-hole, par-72 course opens for play May through October. 8727 Rte. 6, Cavendish, PE, C0A 1N0. 902/963–4653 or 888/870–5454. www.greengablesgolf.com.
Eagles Glenn Golf Course. Graham Cooke was the designer behind the par-72 Eagles Glenn Golf Course, which has 18 walkable holes, in a stunning setting. This championship course, along with its practice facility and club house, is open May through October. 374 Eagles Glenn Blvd., Rte. 6, Cavendish, PE, C0A 1M0. 902/963–3600 or 866/963–3600. www.eaglesglenn.com.
Andersons Creek Golf Club. The 18-hole, par-72 Andersons Creek Golf Club, just southwest of Cavendish, was designed by Graham Cooke. Proud of the game's Scottish roots, the championship course employs its own bagpiper. 68 Rte. 240, Stanley Bridge, PE, C0A 1M0. 902/886–2222 or 866/886–4422. www.andersonscreek.com.
Glasgow Hills Resort and Golf Club. The 18-hole, par-72 Glasgow Hills Resort and Golf Club, about five minutes southeast of Cavendish, wins high praise for its challenging Les Furber–designed layout and killer clubhouse views. 98 Glasgow Hills Dr., New Glasgow, PE, C0A 1N0. 866/621–2200. www.glasgowhills.com.
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