Discover Alabama’s Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail and experience a minimum of two courses: Magnolia Grove and Lakewood Club. With beachfront accommodations in Gulf Shores, you’ll have plenty of time to relax and explore local stops, including Alligator Alley and Storybook Castle, with your fellow linksters.
- Round Trip Airfare from Milwaukee
- Club Rental Available from each course
- Golf two courses on the Robert Trent Jones Trail
- Range balls at both RTJ courses
- Golf Cart included at each course
- Free day in Gulf Shores to choose from an array of activities
- Five nights at the Beach Club Resort & Spa
- Gratuity included for motorcoach driver
- Fees/tips included for attractions and meals
- Welcome Dinner
- Free bottled water on coach
- 24-hour emergency call service
DAY 1—MILWAUKEE/GULF SHORES
Meet your Country Travel Discoveries Director at General Mitchell Airport - we will fly as a group from Milwaukee to the beautiful Gulf Shores region. Tonight, relax with a delicious group Welcome Dinner. D
DAY 2—LAKEWOOD CLUB
Most recently the host of the 2021 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur, we head off to golf The Lakewood Club in Point Clear, AL. The Lakewood Club has two courses on their property for a total of 36 holes and has been named “Best Golf Resort in America” several times by Golf Magazine. The course was first built in 1947, has survived multiple hurricanes and renovations, and is known for its fairways lined with 200 year old oak trees. We will arrive with plenty time to warm up on the driving range or putting green. A delightful lunch will be held in the clubhouse before a shotgun start to our second round of golf on the Robert Trent Jones Trail. B, L
DAY 3—STORYBOOK CASTLE/ALLIGATORS/WINE TASTING
We head to the charming town of Fairhope, known for its sprawling oak trees and antebellum homes, to tour the home of Pagan & Dean Mosher. This storybook castle was spotlighted on HGTV’s Extreme Homes. Next, it’s off to our next adventure - visiting Alligator Alley, where we can walk along an elevated boardwalk to see over 450 alligators from hatchings to mature adults. We will also see turtles, ospreys, owls and even bull frogs in their natural habitat. Then we return to the quaint community of Fairhope to enjoy free time for lunch, shopping, and exploration of this charming town. To cap off our day, we will meet back up to for wine tasting and hors d’oeuvres. B
DAY 4—MAGNOLIA GROVE
Voted one of the Top 50 Public Courses by Golf World Magazine readers, we head to Magnolia Grove Golf Course in Mobile, AL. Mangnolia Grove is home to 2 full courses, and a par 3 course - all featuring lakes, streams and marshlands carved through indigenous hardwoods and pine trees. We will arrive with plenty time to warm up on the driving range or putting green. After lunch in the clubhouse, we have a shotgun start to our first round of Golf on the Robert Trent Jones Trail. After our round, we’ll gather together back in the clubhouse to reminisce and enjoy hors d’oeuvres. B, L
DAY 5—GULF SHORES YOUR WAY
We start this morning with a group breakfast. Afterward, the rest of the day is yours to visit our resort’s spa, relax by the pool or beach, explore Gulf Shores, or choose from two organized options: a third round of golf or a dolphin nature cruise. After your day of relaxation or golfing, we reconvene for a wonderful farewell dinner together. B, D
- Option: Golf Kiva Dunes
Located next to our resort, Kiva Dunes is a gorgeous course nestled between the Gulf of Mexico and the Bon Secour Bay. The links style course was voted the #1 Public Golf Course in Alabama by Golf Advisor in 2017, and has received many awards over the years from Golf Digest and Golfweek. $100 per person
- Option: Nature/Dolphin Cruise
Embark on a nature cruise along the pristine waters of the Alabama Gulf Coast. Our vessel will allow us to experience up-close viewing of dolphins, seabirds, stingrays, sea turtles, and a variety of other marine life. (min 15/ max 20 travelers) $35 per person
This morning will start with a delicious breakfast together before our journey back home, bringing with us the great memories of golfing on the Robert Trent Jones Trail and exploring beautiful Alabama together. B
Nights 1-5: The Beach Club Resort & Spa, Gulf Shores, AL
Nov 3-8, 2022
Price Per Person:
Double $2,797; Single $3,335; Triple $2,687; Quad $2,647
Highs in the low 70’s / Lows in the high 40’s
Flight timing will be available 90 days prior to departure.
Flight timing will be available 90 days prior to departure.
Motorcoach will pick up group at the airport and transport to our hotel accommodations..
Airline Baggage Information
Baggage fees not included... currently $30 for first bag, $40 for second bag. Most standard size golf club carrying cases will qualify as a second bag.
Golf Checked Bag Requirements:
- Standard baggage allowance and fees based on cabin and travel region apply
- Golf bags weighing over 50 lbs. will be charged the applicable excess weight fee
- If the outside linear dimensions (length + width + height) exceed 115 linear inches (292 cm), the item will not be accepted
- Items in excess of baggage allowance will be subject to additional or overweight baggage fees
- Must be packaged within a hard-shell case or must be packed in a soft-sided golf travel bag, after a limited release has been signed
- Golf Bag can hold – One set of golf clubs, golf balls & tees, and one pair of golf shoes
Club Rental Information
- Has 14 sets of rental clubs – 2 left handed sets (one men’s and one women’s)
- Cost is $40 + tax per set
- Has 12 sets of rental clubs - 2 left handed sets
- Cost is $50 + tax per set
Parking is available at General Mitchell Airport for a fee. Please check the airport website https://www.mitchellairport.com/ for the most up to date pricing.
Moderate to extensive walking on uneven pavement and pathways is required to fully enjoy this tour.
Restaurants, indoor and outdoor pool, fitness center, fitness trail, sauna, steam room and salon, and spa services available onsite at the resort.
Dress on tour is casual.
Further information is mailed upon receipt of your reservation. A total of three mailings are sent to assist you in preparing for your tour… Get Ready, Get Set and Go! Our “Get Ready” packet is sent confirming your reservation. Our “Get Set” packet provides further information approximately 90 days prior to departure with important details regarding making your travel arrangements. Finally, our “Go” packet arrives 2-3 weeks before departure containing your final documents.
Updates to this document are available from our Discovery Reservations Team and will be posted online at www.CountryTravelDiscoveries.com/GSG.
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