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Augusta National isn’t always so beautiful

Written by: Tony Korologos | Date: Tuesday, April 10th, 2007
Categories: Golf CoursesMiscellaneousPGA Tour

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I get an email from a woman I’ve never met. It simply says “Augusta National isn’t always so beautiful” and there’s this photo attached (below). I looked at her name and it wasn’t Martha Burke.

augusta national hole 10 ten

2 responses to “Augusta National isn’t always so beautiful”

  1. PalmIII says:

    The golf course is closed from May or June until October.

    I would imagine that a shot like that could be taken in the early summer months while more important matters are tended to.

    Half the time, at least one green is ripped up over the summer months.

  2. Alan says:

    That’s right. They let the whole place go to seed. The fairway grass grows to knee high …

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