Come up to Wisconsin Dells
Try the Wisconsin Dells area. Itrs a good area for a vacation and lots of great golf in area. The Dells proper has 3 top-notch courses but within 1 hour drive are some spectacular courses at very reasonable rates.Also tee times are generally open
Trappers Turn---Andy north Design spectacular views and elavation changes
Wilderness---redesigned 2006 a good resolt golf course
Cold water Canyon--redesigned 2006 haven't played new design but loos like links golf here
within an hour drive
The Oaks ---Golf Digest Top 100 public course awesome course
University Ridges ---Top 100 public the back nine is thru woodlands and is wonderful just for the walk.
The Bridges--Excellent public
Bergamont--Andy north again
Northern Bay---Golf Digest top new public a replica course with very good playability (5 tees/hole) but at tips challenges the top golfer.#17 at PGA Sawgrass(island hole) and #13 Augusta National par 5 are wonderful to play
Lake Arrowhead---36 holes of pleasure again playable (4 tees / hole) and at tips challenges low handicapper.Lakes course is 7200 yards at tips with FAST UNDULATING greens. Need to be shot maker to score well.
Many other course in area that merit mention but time restricts.
This area really is golf heaven for quality courses at very reasonable green fees and are new golfer friendly