Like the seedpod of the sacred lotus, golf courses are filled with holes and cause feelings of euphoria when chewed. Seek out par paradise with today's Groupon: for $18, you get an 18-hole round of golf, including a cart, at Banner Country Club, located in Moodus (up to a $42 value). Reservations are required.
Banner Country Club spans more than 200 acres of bona fide Connecticut countryside, providing a pastoral playground for golf aficionados of all ages. The par 72, 6,016-yard public course features a combination of wooded and open fairways to liven up rounds and keep irons on their toes. Traverse each verdant link from the comfort of your included conveyance, admiring the recently renovated course's quality turf, paved cart paths, and tree-lined vistas. The resulting grounds offer a challenging experience for patrons of all skill levels, from fairway novices to those with pitching wedges for feet. Banner Country Club is open from 7 a.m. to sunset on weekdays and from 6:30 a.m. to sunset on weekends.
Black Birch Golf
Black Birch Golf's 18-hole public course rolls across 6,182 yards of Connecticut countryside, challenging golfers of all stripes with diverse, player-friendly terrain. The course's emerald corridors roam through a combination of open pastures and tree-lined areas, letting golfers unsheathe muscular drivers on forgiving holes before forcing them to whisper words of confidence to timid long irons when aiming through arboreal alleys. The picturesque par 72 invites aces to hunt birdies across its relatively short layout, while offering a training ground for club-toting cadets still trying to perfect their swing or wield modified canes as golf clubs.
Course at a Glance:
* 18-hole, par 72 course
* Length of 6,182 yards
* Course rating of 67.8
* Slope rating of 123
10 Banner Rd.
Moodus, Connecticut 06469Get Directions